Star Citizen is one of the most anticipated massive multi-player, space simulation video games created, and with $77.3M in the bank, the highest funded video game of all time. Started in 2011, there's so much to the universe being created by Cloud Imperium Games, with the first two modules released [...]
Franfou is an illustrator from Quebec, Canada specializing in art and illustration for everything from children's books to website marketing imagery. He has taken his expertise in traditional 2D illustration background, applying it to sculpting his characters in 3D and rendering them in KeyShot.
Artipia Games is known for their new breed of board games and even more for their artwork, particularly across the sci-fi card and miniatures lines. Among the Stars is their most popular series with players taking on the role of alien races, competing to build the best space station. The artwork is [...]
Priority Designs is an ID consulting firm that covers the entire product development process. One of their latest projects is the OPTITRACK PRIME 41 Motion Capture Camera. It's used in movies, gaming development, military applications and more. Eddie Gandelman, Industrial Designer with PD gave us so[...]
We're not sure how much thought you've put into surviving in space or piloting a space station to Jupiter, but we're fairly certain Jort van Welbergen's 2101 A Space Age Society concepts capture what it could be like, extremely well.
Last month our customer spotlight series featured MINIMAL, the Chicago-based design firm headed up by Scott Wilson, showing how their latest product was brought to life using KeyShot. They've just launched the Kickstarter project for it and are just about to cross their funding goal of $100,000.
This week, Concept Artist, Marc J. Goliszek, made a special guest appearance as Keynote speaker at the INNEO Solutions KeyShot World event, speaking on the process he uses to create the amazing visuals you can view in his portfolio. Using ZBrush, 3ds Max, Photoshop and KeyShot, Mark creates characte[...]
This eye-catching chess set was designed, rendered and animated by Alexander Twaddle. Part of a semester project in Digital Modeling I at Kendall College of Art and Design (KCAD), professor Phil Renato gave them the task of completing a chess set design. At the end of the project, students were able[...]
This month we feature Liz Kirby, Environment Artist at 343 Industries. She has an incredible talent for bestowing a natural, instinctive feel upon 3D objects and in providing the best of advice for future 3D artist, it reveals how her talent has developed. Along with insight into what she does and h[...]
Motorola has developed some of the most innovative designs in mobile technology. They've built an empire, inventing many of the protocols and technologies used in mobile tech today. They've focused on solving problems for decades with a unique approach to their product design and engineering, an app[...]
If you've been a kid or otherwise involved in animations of any sort, you're likely familiar with a thaumatrope--a card with an image on each side, connected with two strings that cause the images to blend together when twisted. Great fun. It's such a toy that served as the inspiration for the Thaum[...]