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The most valuable insights from the world of 2D art, 3D modeling, and animation

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May 18, 2022

How to Create Metaverse Avatars: A Business Perspective

It took one resonant rebranding case to launch a global race for metaverses. Following the CEO of Facebook, who announced the company’s rebranding to Meta and its subsequent corporate strategy toward immersive technologies, all tech giants initiated the development of their own metaverses. Although the first so-called metaverse Second Life was built in 2003, the […]

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May 18, 2022

Low-Poly Graphics in Games: Principles and Examples

Do you want to create an exciting game, putting less time into the development process, or are you just into more simple graphics? Then the low-poly video games are a perfect fit for you! But first things first, so those who want to refresh their knowledge can figure out what the low-poly means. Further, we […]

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April 15, 2022

Video Game Character Design: Cutaway View

Whether you own a game development studio or work on your indie project, the truth remains untouched — a coherent pipeline is a must. So, what makes up the bulk of a well-designed and round video game character? Be it Mario, Lara Croft, or Pyramid Head, they all share some backstory and evoke unique emotions […]

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March 3, 2022

3D Modeling for Pre-rendering Explained

When it comes to media production, there is no doubt that pre-rendering is a highly-popular approach. For example, it is what allowed you to enjoy the beauty of the most CGI-heavy movie of all time (Avatar), and the amazing cutscenes of Warcraft III. Still, there are a lot of questions on the topic, starting from […]

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March 3, 2022

How to Create 3D Interior Designs That Look Stunning

Long gone are the days when designs for buildings, rooms, and facilities were presented exclusively on paper. Though physical copies of blueprints, drawings, sketches, etc. are still available and used in some fields, 3D design has come out on top and is now the dominant approach to visualizing the aforementioned structures. And it makes sense: […]

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February 23, 2022

3D Model Optimization: Everything You Need To Know

People are often surprised by how long it takes to make a detailed 3D model and how difficult the process can be. This is fair, given the numerous days (and sometimes weeks) that modelers spend just to get a particular design perfect, but it is hardly the only thing you should be concerned about in […]

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February 23, 2022

3D Modeling for Engineering: A Priceless Tool

Could you imagine having to send a letter each time you wanted to communicate with someone far away? Tools like SMS and online messaging have changed the communication game so much that it’s hard to imagine going back to letters. We see the same situation with engineering and 3D modeling software: this new class of […]

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February 10, 2022

The Difference Between 3D Modeling And 3D Rendering Explained

3D modeling and rendering may seem like the same processes because both of them are related to the creation of computer-generated imagery creation. However, there are many differences between them, and you can get the wrong result if you confuse the two. This article will tell you everything you need about modeling, rendering, and what […]

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November 10, 2021

3D Modeling for Video Games: How to Create Beautiful Assets

3D modeling is one of the most demanding aspects of game development. In fact, many would call it the single most demanding, considering that a mid-scope game will need thousands of unique assets, and more ambitious ones (think Skyrim) will have tens of thousands. Obviously, not all 3D models will require the same amount of time and effort to make, but this is still an immense amount of work!

If you are just about to get started with 3D design for games and are evaluating the workload, we can help. This article will contain tips and guidance (from industry experts) on creating the 3D content of your game, as well as ways you can speed up the process, including with custom 3D modeling.

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October 21, 2021

Polygon and Spline Modeling: Know The Difference

Digital projects such as game development, animation design, and software architecting usually go hand-in-hand with 3D modeling. In turn, 3D models can be created in different ways to achieve flawless results and attract more users to a product. There are two most popular ways of high-quality 3D modeling that are often compared — polygonal modeling […]

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October 19, 2021

How Long Does It Take to Create a 3D model?

There is a long list of different industries where 3D models are widely used: game development, marketing, architecture, engineering, VR/AR apps, etc. As the prevalence of digital content grows all over the world, the demand for top-notch 3D graphics is also strengthening by the day. But how much time does it take to create a well-crafted 3D model, and is it worth the effort?

In this article, you’ll learn the main stages of 3D modeling and what can impact the modeling timescale. Finally, we will look at the average estimated time spent on creating a 3D model and how to speed up the process with custom 3D modeling services.

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October 5, 2021

How to Make Textures for 3D models: Basics and Tips

One of the vital stages of 3D development is modeling, which means building models of characters, animals, and assets in games, animations, and apps. So what’s the most crucial thing in 3D modeling? Of course, models must be detailed, but it’s not enough to ensure high quality. You also have to make them look natural […]

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September 29, 2021

Types of 3D Modeling: Choosing the Right One

This article will example the key types of 3D modeling and which modeling approach you should use in which situation. We will also help you find top-notch custom 3D modeling services for your particular project.

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September 3, 2021

How 2D and 3D Art & Animation Outsourcing Estimation Works at 3D-Ace

As you make the decision to outsource art creation to a partner like 3D-Ace, you’ll probably have more than a few questions about how everything works. Obviously, the art will only be created after both sides have agreed on the terms of cooperation, but what does this agreement look like?

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August 16, 2021

The Ultimate Guide to 3D Product Visualization

You may not notice it, but you probably encounter 3D visualizations of products every day in advertisements, banners, videos, and webpages. When created with care, this type of solution can provide a level of detail similar to HD photos and with even better visual flair. This is a powerful way to show off a product’s best features and a must-have for any company that sells physical products. 

This article will introduce you to the exciting world of 3D product configuration and product modeling. In it, you can find everything you need to start making your own visualizations of stunning quality.

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