Resource

CG Portals

  • cgarchitect – a resource site focused on the use of computer graphics and visualization in architecture.
  • 3dtotal – A website offering a variety of training products, an inspirational gallery, a free texture library and hundreds of free tutorials on a variety of subjects.
  • CGTrader/strong> – One of the leading 3D models marketplace with over 200.000 free and premium 3D models.
  • cgsociety – A portal for Computer Graphics Professionals, bringing together digital artists with the latest in computer graphics technologies and practices.

CG Tutorials, Reference

  • spot3d – a Chaos group V-Ray full official documentation.
  • cg.tutsplus.com – Cgtuts+ is a website for CG and 3D artists. Learn to use After Effects, 3Ds Max, Maya, Mental Ray, zbrush and more.
  • archdaily.com – Broadcasting Architecture Worldwide: Architecture news, competitions and projects updated every hour for the architecture professional.
  • 3dworldmag.com – 3D World magazine provides tutorials, tips and step-by-step guides covering every major 3D software package.
  • digital-tutors – Digital-Tutors helps you learn to make movies, games, digital art, projects & more with the world’s largest creative tutorial and training resource.

Textures

  • cgtextures – 50.000+ high resolution textures, free for personal and commercial use.
  • viz-people – VizPeople is on line store with commercial and free cut out people images.
  • cgskies – CGSkies.com is your source for high resolution panoramic HDR skies. Free samples of both the 8 bit and HDR version are available.

Script

  • maxplugins – This site contains a database of all known freeware and commercial plugins for Autodesk 3ds max.
  • cg-source.com – FloorGenerator, great tool for doing architecture visualization and make floors.
  • scriptspot – ScriptSpot is a diverse online community of artists and developers who come together to find and share scripts that empower their creativity with 3ds Max or SketchUp.

some useful blogs about architectural visualization

  • peterguthrie.net – Blog of talented architectural visualisation artist Peter Guthrie.

Model

    • AXYZ design – Great 3D SCANNED PEOPLE, 3D HUMAN MODELS, 3D PERSONS
  • Leave a Reply