Author Archives: Igor Derysh

Art of Illusion Review

Art of Illusion is an intuitive 3D modeling software that allows users to develop detailed models and scenes using multiple light sources and objects. Written in Java and distributed under the GNU General Public License,…

Autodesk 123D Review

Autodesk 123D is a suite of free 3D modeling applications that offers a surprisingly efficient way for beginners to get started in 3D modeling without shelling out a boatload of money for Autodesk’s high-end design…

Autodesk Inventor Review

Autodesk Inventor is a high-end 3D design program specifically aimed at mechanical designers. It is a “digital prototyping” tool that allows designers to test and validate their products to ensure quality. Inventor helps you build…

Pixologic ZBrush Review

ZBrush is a 3D modeling software that offers a unique focus on precision and performance. Developed by Pixologic, the application offers millions of polygons to work with to allow 3D modelers to add layers of…

SolidWorks Review

SolidWorks is a 3D modeling software that has become the industry standard in engineering, used by over 2 million people at over 165,000 companies around the world. SolidWorks prides itself the modeling platform “without limits”…

Rhino 3D Review

Rhino, or Rhinoceros 3D, is a 3D modeling software that uses “NURBS” to allow users to generate complex and unique 3D shapes. Although one of the newer players in the 3D modeling game, Rhino has…

Autodesk Maya 3D Review

Autodesk’s Maya 3D is a 3D modeling software that was one of the first of its kind when it launched in 1998. It has been under the Autodesk umbrella since 2005 and is available as…

Cheetah 3D Review

Cheetah 3D is a 3D modeling software for Apple’s Mac operating system. Cheetah provides a sleek and powerful solution for 3D modeling and rendering that’s both affordable and easy to learn. The application is primarily…

AutoCAD Review

AutoCAD is a 3D modeling application for Windows and Mac operating systems. Developed by Autodesk, AutoCAD was one of the earliest design software applications of its kind after initially launching in 1982. The software is…

Autodesk 3ds Max Review

Autodesk 3ds Max is a 3D modeling software for the Windows operating system. It is one of the more comprehensive 3D modeling solutions available and is commonly used by game designers and film graphic artists….