Thursday, February 21st, 2019 by Julian Karsunky
What do creative crustaceans, caffeine and rubber ducks have in common? Simple: They all blend together in the brand CG artist and educator Gleb Alexandrov has successfully built from the ground up over the last years. A vocal proponent of open-source software, Gleb focuses on content creation centered on the free 3D software Blender. His vast knowledge, shared in the form of videos and tutorial courses, continues to benefit countless aspiring 3D artists worldwide.
We once again had the pleasure to sit down with Gleb and talked about digital freedom, content creation and his recent push in game development.
Friday, February 15th, 2019 by Julian Karsunky
For our ArtWanted! feature in February, we’re all about keeping it weird! Join us, as we shine the spotlight on the great Luis Torres, better known as Mr. Flama, and take a closer look at his astonishing career and versatile skill set as a traditional and digital artist. From a stellar rise at some of the top global players in advertising to the rocky paths of freelancing and managing his own studio, prestigious awards and repeated setbacks – Luis has seen it all in over 20 years of working as an illustrator and motion designer.
In our interview, he openly discusses his experiences in an everchanging industry, rekindling his creative drive and his collection of weird, imaginative friends.
Friday, February 1st, 2019 by Julian Karsunky
In November 2018, star architect Shigeru Ban unveiled his plans for Kentucky Owl Park, a 420-acre complex in Bardstown, Kentucky, dedicated to the production of the famous American bourbon whiskey. The stunning 3D animation used to showcase the design, however, is the work of the talented team at Virginlemon, an Intereuropean studio specializing in architectural visualization and winner of our 3D Artist of the Month competition in February 2019.
We sat down with Carlotta Cominetti and Tamás Fischer to talk about digital worlds, their guaranteed sober approach to archviz animation and an exceptional collaboration spanning different continents.
Tuesday, January 15th, 2019
On January 2nd, 2019 Blender turned 25 years old!
To celebrate this special birthday we have a great Blender offer at RebusFarm:
Until January 31st there is an automatic 50% Discount on all Blender renderings.
Just go to your account, send us your Blender rendering and we will only charge half the price.
Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 by Julian Karsunky
If you travel a lot, you’d probably agree that guest rooms usually are not particularly known for their charming interiors. For Peter Boardman, however, charm is not only a key component in his professional work, but his main artistic ambition as an architectural visualizer. Opening a whole new year of thrilling ArtWanted! features, Peter spoke to us about managing the workload of an entire student course, branching out into animation and what inspires him as a 3D artist.
Wednesday, January 2nd, 2018 by Julian Karsunky
A new year is upon us and we are thrilled to announce the continuation of our 3D Artist of the Month competition! We are off to a more than promising start, as Andrea Bertaccini kicks off 2019 with his rendition of beautiful Charlize Theron in her role of Furiosa from ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’. Lately, he has devoted his long-standing experience and spare time to pay homage to the South-African actress via a series of hyperrealistic images. A veteran in the business, Andrea has been navigating the waters of the CG industry at the helm of Tredistudio for close to two decades.
In our interview, Andrea speaks of his humble beginnings involving an old 486, the secret to his company’s longevity and his infatuation with Charlize Theron.
Friday, December 14th, 2018 by Julian Karsunky
Take a deep breath as we once again dive deep into the realm of architectural visualization! Our latest ArtWanted! feature explores the ethereal works of Oxygen, a boutique studio based in Braga, Portugal. Founded and managed by long-time friends and associates Leandro Silva and Pedro Silva, Oxygen provides visual support for architects, designers, real estate developers and marketing agencies around the world.
Check out our interview with Leandro to learn more about the company’s history, the everlasting influence of LEGO bricks and the newest in bioclimatic window-technology!
Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
Like the past years, we will not forget about the people who are in need and struggling for their lives every day. People, young and old, who have to flee from natural disasters and violence. This is why this year we are supporting the organization DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS with a donation.
This organization provides food and medical aid in places where it is urgently needed.
Maybe you would like to donate something to an organization of your choice too?
Saturday, December 1st, 2018 by Julian Karsunky
As the year draws to an end, we are thrilled to close out strong with the amazing Stefan Kang Chun Yih, our December 2018 3D Artist of the Month. While not immediately apparent by looking at his submission, Stefan stepped out of his comfort zone and went above and beyond to try his hand at a cartoonish scene. A highly accomplished VFX generalist usually prone to a more realistic aesthetic, he is a fervent proponent of self-improvement and a shining example of how far dedication can get you.
Check out our interview to find out what happens when a VFX artist learns to sculpt and learn about Stefan’s creative journey across the globe.