Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
Online 3D models marketplace CGTrader is running the CGTrader Awards: a worldwide art contest with a prize pool of over $50,000 in value. As a proud sponsor of the Awards, we are happy to see that more than 2,500 artworks were submitted in total.
As the Awards are nearing the end, CGTrader chose best of the best - the entries from the Fantasy category. The artists really have put their imagination to work and let us take a glimpse at the fantasy worlds of their own. So buckle up and get ready to dive headfirst into the world of fantasy, because the artworks below will be like nothing you have ever seen before. They say that fantasy is the activity of imagining the impossible, but the artists behind these artworks make it clear that everything is possible - take a look:
Friday, December 1st, 2017 by Julian Karsunky
With the year slowly but surely coming to a close, we’re excited to announce our final 3D Artist of the Month in 2017. An architectural designer with a soft spot for loft interiors, Deniz Atli combines raw talent with an infectious passion for his work. Inspired by the design of the 'AnalogFolk London' office, Deniz created an impressive reinterpretation of the interior.
Continue reading to find out how skillfully Deniz wanders the fine line between faithful recreation and artistic license.
Friday, November 24th, 2017
As last year we have a great Black Friday to Cyber Monday deal for you! Don't miss out because the special expires on Cyber Monday, November 27th.
Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 by Julian Karsunky
“Irasshaimase!” and welcome, everybody. On today’s menu: ‘Fresh Hosomaki’, thin rolls of sushi, expertly prepared and served by acclaimed Brazilian 3D artist Daniel D’Avila. Exhibiting the same diligence and craftsmanship as a Japanese chef, his varied work is appreciated by gourmets of the digital arts and business clients alike. Following a long and illustrious career in advertising, Daniel now successfully manages his own studio, which works for global players such as Nestlé, Samsung, Nissan and MasterCard.
If the image above has whet your appetite, continue reading to find out more about Daniel D’Avila’s background and range of expertise.
Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 by Julian Karsunky
Developer of 3D training software Vivid Visual Studio recently announced the winners of their first ever Vivid Awards design competition. With nearly 500 attendees present at the ceremony held in Tehran, Iran, a panel of judges awarded prizes for the best architectural renderings. As proud sponsor of the competition, RebusFarm is excited to bring you an exclusive interview with Morteza Ramezani and Arzhang Sahabi, winners in the ‘Exterior’ and ‘Interior’ categories respectively.
Monday, October 30th, 2017 by Julian Karsunky
Though the heartbroken looking girl pictured above might not become Prom Queen, we at least crown her creator, talented Mickael Riciotti, our November 2017 3D Artist of the Month. The French 3D generalist and character artist extraordinaire learned from the best in the industry, having worked for high profile studios such as Dreamworks and Disney at the beginning of an illustrious career. Though mainly occupied with photorealistic environments nowadays, Mickael still gravitates towards cartoon aesthetics in his free time as a means of creative expression.
Continue reading for an in-depth look at his adventurous career and diverse portfolio.
Monday, October 23rd, 2017 by Julian Karsunky
Our latest ArtWanted! feature hits like a tidal wave! Hailing from Brazil, Thiago Lima is not only overflowing with creativity when it comes to architectural visualization, but truly dedicated to sharing his extensive knowledge through workshops and elaborate online courses. An accomplished 3D artist and much sought-after speaker and consultant, Thiago has carefully refined his teaching methods throughout his career without compromising his artistic integrity, maintaining a unique and free-spirited outlook.
Continue reading to open the floodgates for a captivating take on archviz, Thiago Lima’s love for destruction and his golden rules for aspiring CG artists.
Monday, October 2nd, 2017
CGTrader has announced a new digital design competition CGTrader Awards: Best 3D art around the web! The competition encourages artists to submit their artwork for the prize pool valued at over $50,000 and gain wider visibility on both social media and digital art communities.
Friday, September 29th, 2017 by Julian Karsunky
All aboard for our October 2017 3D Artist of the Month, Miloš Belanec! His submission ‘The Last Train Ride’ is a moody, evocative piece set in a post-apocalyptic world, depicting a once majestic locomotive as a forgotten witness of a time long past.
Continue reading to learn about Miloš’s origin as a 3D artist, his love for outdated technology and his passion for textures. If you’re eager to find out more about the creation process of ‘The Last Train Ride’, make sure to check out our exclusive making of, written by the artist himself!