Curved Surfaces are special, native objects in Shade – and one of the features that has differentiated it from day one. But what are Curved Surfaces? Lets answer that question by first looking at Curved Lines. Continue reading
Fluidray RT is the fast, real-time renderer for all your 3D projects that DOESN’T rely on GPUs for its speed. Fluidray includes integration with Shade 3D, Rhino 3D and Sketchup.
Curious about FluidRay RT and Shade 3D? Take a look at this very basic introduction to navigating within FluidRay RT’s main viewport. Notice how fast the scene updates.
Mirye Software, the publisher of high performance, cross platform software tools announces a partnership with FluidInteractive® in regards to its flagship FluidRay RT real time renderer for Windows and Mac OS X. Continue reading
3D printing opens the door to an entirely new way to reuse your existing 3D content. But 3d printing is also a new type of printing paradigm with its own limitations and requirements.
Shade Master IKEDA designed Hanako over five years ago, and it was never designed for 3D printing. It would be very difficult to print Hanako as a 3D resin model and get near perfect results. I am going to illustrate using these five rules and 3D print Hanako, taking you through each rule, step-by-step.
Read more on the Mirye Software website.
Get started with 3d modeling, 3d rendering and 3D animation with Shade 3D Basic for only $49. Available for Windows and Mac OS X. Shade 3D Basic also includes Shade 3D Printing Assistant, an incredibly useful tool for analyzing and fixing problems with models you made with other software, when you want to print your model to a 3D printer.
This is a limited time offer – don’t miss out!
3D artist Kazuhiko Nakamura just produced another new work called Mechanical Silence. Shade 3D has long been Nakamura-san’s 3D modeling and rendering tool of choice, though he also makes considerable use of Photoshop and ZBrush in his creations. Read more about his current project. Continue reading
Crossgrade to Shade 3D Professional for only $199 (reg $499) from most popular 3D modeling tools. Limited Time! See article for more cross-grade options… Continue reading
Alpha blending is how a translucent foreground color blends with a background color, thereby producing a new blended color. In Shade 3D, Alpha Blending can be applied to Surfaces. Continue reading