Trojan Horse was a Unicorn is dedicated to becoming the central organization that psychologically, spiritually, technically, educationally and legally supports the global digital artist and ensures that the world understands and celebrates their artistry and craft. Hundreds of creatives gather at the THU Main Event every year to find inspiration, learn more about the industry they work in, network, and share their experiences. Over the past couple of years, we have expanded our reach to a more global art community we refer to as the Tribe. Through the Gatherings we organize in different cities across the world, we try to bring the Tribe together, uniting local art communities and connecting them to our international Tribe.
THU also has a web TV Channel where top-quality content is often shared for free and where it's possible to watch on demand videos, made by artists for artists.
Autodesk makes software for people who make things. If you've ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you've experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing with our software. Autodesk gives you the power to make anything. For more information visit autodesk.com or follow @autodesk.
RebusFarm provides a next generation render technology which allows you to harness the power of 5000 CPUs.
Our unique system offers an easy-to-use interface with perfect monitoring of the render process while having full control over your render projects at any time. RebusFarm supports a wide range of 3D applications and plugins and continuously develops and researches new technologies to improve your experience.
Established on 2004, AXYZ design, develops state-of-the-art 3D products especially for CG artists, architects and designers.
Our main business lines are:
metropoly ®, a line of 3D Ready-Posed and Rigged characters. anima ®, the fastest Stand-Alone character animation software in the industry for quickly and easily creating stunning 3D animated characters in less time. Anima® brings up a toolset to easily populate your still renderings and animation videos using our 3D Scanned metropoly Ready-Posed and Rigged 3D Human models. anima ® supports the best renderers in the industry. You can simply export or load your anima scenes with the help of native 3ds Max & Cinema plugins and Collada & V-Ray Scene exporters. Forget about material conversions and texture optimizations. anima does everything for you to output images or animations using Metropoly Rigged, Ready-Posed or any custom assets.
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Chaos Group’s V-Ray is the leading renderer for architectural visualization. With V-Ray’s full suite of tools, designers can render anything — from early concepts to photorealistic images, animation and VR of the final design. For any architectural project, V-Ray connects seamlessly with major 3D modeling and design applications including 3ds Max, Revit, Rhino and SketchUp. 92 of the top 100 architecture firms in the world look to V-Ray to visualize their designs for the tallest buildings, most sustainable homes and smartest cities. For more information and a free trial visit chaosgroup.com.
Ranch Computing is a powerful yet easy to use CPU/GPU render farm which offers best value for money on the market. Benefit from the best of an automated service (24/7, with constant monitoring of your projects) along with a personalized support to answer all your questions. Our last generation Xeon computers and smart software are optimized to render all your 3D projects at an incredible speed! We save your time so that you can dedicate it to what you are best at: creativity.
_blankRepository is a production quality 3D scanned food repository, based on Santiago, Chile. Constantly updating, currently offers over a hundred Raw scans and reduced poly models with 8K Displacement maps and Normal maps.
We create our models though photogrammetry, a carefully planned and executed process in which every single object it's treated differently according to their specific characteristics, allowing us to get the maximum fidelity in every one of our scans. _blankRepository has quickly become in the largest 3D scanned food repository available today.
3dRender Ltd is the creator and distributor of Pro-Viz(TM) 3D texture and image entourage products, designed specifically for use in high-level architectural visualizations.
Pro-Viz(TM) products are used by thousands of CG artists worldwide, along with many of the industry's leading architects and visualization studios including Foster+Partners, Red-Vertex, Atkins Global, WZMH Architects, VisualWorks, LAUBlab KG (the creators of VRAYforC4D) & many others.
Their 'flagship' product is the Pro-Viz(TM) All-In-One Bundle, containing an incredible one thousand precision-made 3D textures and entourage elements (people, trees, plants, skies etc). It's the ideal product for professional archviz
BOXX is the leading innovator of high-performance, computer workstations and rendering systems for architecture, product design, engineering, visual effects, animation, and more. For 21 years, we’ve combined record-setting performance, speed, and reliability with unparalleled industry knowledge to become the trusted choice of creative professionals worldwide. For more information, visit www.boxx.com.
psd-manager 4 for 3ds Max is highly esteemed by visualization studios worldwide for its deep-data based matte generation tools and time saving render element management features. It is the most advanced multi-layer PSD exporter ever designed for a 3D application.
Mattes can be created from 3ds Max layers, named selection sets, objects and materials - in record time and staggering numbers, since not limited by RAM. psd-manager frees artists from repetitive tasks, like setting Photoshop blending modes and organizing layers. HDR support and adjustment layers for V-Ray color corrections make non-destructive linear workflow simple. psd-manager creates PSD files that are the perfect start for post production - to make your visualizations reach the next level.
psd-manager is the creation of Autodesk authorized developer Daniel Schmidt and distributed by cebas Visual Technology Inc. Since over a decade artists entrust their valuable pixels to psd-manager - a plug-in made in Germany.
CGarchitect is the leading and most influential online magazine and end-user community for architectural visualization and design professionals. Launched in 2001 by industry expert and evangelist Jeff Mottle, the site remains steadfastly dedicated to providing valuable resources for architectural visualization professionals who need to stay current in our dynamic industry.
The CGschool is the only school in the world that provides Autodesk Authorized books and training dedicated to professional architectural visualization with production hardened instructors and authors.
CGschool has compiled the most comprehensive V-Ray training for 3D visualization artists. With our V-Ray bundle you will learn over 50 hours of V-Ray training for visualization. Plus you will receive an additional 3.5 Hours of V-Ray 2.0 Training. You won't find this kind of comprehensive 3D visualization training anywhere else in the world.
Corona Renderer is a new high-performance (un)biased photorealistic renderer, available for Autodesk 3ds Max and in development for Maxon Cinema 4D and SketchUp.
We believe that artists at every level should get top-class tools which are powerful, intuitive, and affordable. Corona Renderer delivers predictable, reliable, and physically plausible results with no compromises in quality or speed, while the fully-featured Interactive Rendering revolutionizes your 3D workflow.
Corona Renderer comes with some game-changing features, such as the Interactive LightMix feature, which allows changing the color and intensity of lights during or after rendering, without the need to re-render. Integrated denoising reduces your render time by up to 70%, while features like bloom & glare, LUTs, and filmic tone mapping mean you can complete your post-production work before you even save the image.
Our mission is to liberate users from the technical, unnatural process that rendering was in the past and let them focus on their artistic vision.
Headquartered in Friedrichsdorf, Germany, MAXON Computer is a developer of professional 3D modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutions. Its award-winning Cinema 4D and BodyPaint 3D software products have been used extensively to help create everything from stunning visual effects in top feature films, TV shows and commercials, cutting-edge game cinematics for AAA games, as well for medical illustration, architectural and industrial design applications. MAXON has offices in Germany, USA, United Kingdom, Canada, France, Japan and Singapore. MAXON products are available directly from the web site and its worldwide distribution channel. MAXON is part of the Nemetschek Group.
Paperspace is the world’s first cloud computer built for high-end, graphic intensive workloads like rendering and post-production. All machines come standard with a powerful GPU. The storage, RAM and CPU can be scaled on-demand. Eliminate unnecessary bottlenecks in your rendering pipeline with the flexibility and power of Paperspace.
• GPU accelerated machines
• 10 Gigabit private networking for instantaneous file transfer
• Powerful Xeon CPUs for rendering
• Low-latency streaming protocol
• Permission management & monitoring
PixelSquid - From the team that brought you TurboSquid. PixelSquid brings you an all new way to work with 3D objects in your pipeline - no previous 3D skill required. Rotate objects to find the angle you need, and then download as a PNG or PSD with pixel-perfect transparency. New objects are published daily.
iCube R&D Group brings together leading Russian 3d visualisation companies to develop and provide cutting edge and affordable tools for 3D visualisation industry. Our team is made up of highly qualified programmers and 3d artists who work together to bring 3d visualization into a new level.
Our developments include Aerial Textures, VRayScatter for Maya, MultiScatter, MadCar, CityTraffic, VRayPattern and SplineLand
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RENDERLights provides architects, visualization artists, designers and other professionals with a powerful virtual reality tool. Boasting an incredibly powerful and simple user interface, RENDERLights was designed from the ground up with the design industry in mind.
Our multipurpose VR Solution supports, Cave projections, Dome and Planetarium displays, as well as HTC Vive and Oculus Rift, just with a single click away.
Renderwow is the most advanced cloud rendering service platform internationally. Renderwow is simple to use, less costly and amazingly fast, making you feel as if you are working with a super computer, while significantly improving your work efficiency. Renderwow supports V-Ray for SketchUp and is very user-friendly. All you need to do is click Renderwow button within SketchUp, and all other steps, including packaging, compressing, uploading, rendering and downloading, will be completed automatically. You can use Renderwow anytime and anywhere as long as your computer is connected to the Internet.
SiNi Software brings to Autodesk® 3ds Max® powerful new plugins and tools to enhance 3d artists productivity and workflow, whilst engaging the rendering capabilities of leading renderers including; V-Ray, Corona, finalRender, Moskito, Redshift, FStorm, Mental Ray, Iray, Arnold, Octane.
Having been in architectural visualization for more than 25 years, we are proud to support the 3d community and CGArchitect 3d Awards.
tonytextures.com is a place for archiviz lovers...
...grab our free collection of architectural entourage and textures
...browse through the archiviz tutorials
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All free downloads and resources can also be used for professional projects as well - check it out...
The world's oldest and largest stock 3D marketplace. Browse through hundreds of thousands of 3D models available in a wide variety of formats. Experience unparalleled support - free returns, free file format conversions, pre-purchase in-app checks and more. TurboSquid also developed the stock industry's first certification standard with CheckMate, and is now building StemCell, a process for automating the conversion of models into a wide variety of formats.
VIShopper is the creator and distributor of cut out images and textures for architectural visualization.
Their selection includes cut out people, plants and backgrounds and also ground and sky textures. VIShopper's database consists of over 4000 items, including over 3000 cut out people images, and their products have been featured in the works of renowned visualization studios and architectural bureaus, like Herzog & de Meuron, Zaha Hadid Architects, Vismo, Renderare etc.
VIShopper offers also various items for free and adds constantly new material from all over the world.
CGarchitect.com is the leading professional community for architectural visualization artists.