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Sci Fi 3D

Posted: Mon, 11th May 2009, 5:54pm

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Benbru

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Hi, I need a program to use all the 3D obejects in sci fi 3d, Does anyone know a free one?
Posted: Mon, 11th May 2009, 6:24pm

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Sollthar

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Blender
Posted: Tue, 12th May 2009, 4:07am

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Goldenjabba

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Blender, or Bryce 5.5 (but no, BLENDER is absoulutley the way to go. No questions asked.)
Posted: Tue, 12th May 2009, 4:20pm

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pixelboy

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It should be noted that if you decide to use Blender, be prepared to spend some serious time learning. Any 3D program is going to have a fairly steep learning curve, and Blender in particular can be a bit daunting. It's definitely worth the effort, mind - Blender is very powerful.
Posted: Tue, 12th May 2009, 8:23pm

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DVStudio

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Blender is the best bet for free programs. Maya and others are good if you want to spend money.

There are many useful web tutuorials on using Blender. I have compiled a small lkst of some useful ones for you. A quick google or Yahoo search yields a lot of results.

Video tutorial search results

Here is another good video

Blender.org Online Tutorials

Blender.org Video Tutorials

Hopefully that helps you out? I am not very good with Blender. Just starting to learn though. These seem to be really helpful to me, so hopefully that helps you too. smile
Posted: Wed, 13th May 2009, 11:07pm

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sir alex

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I'm going to get daz 3d hexagon, but it's surtinly not cheep.
Posted: Thu, 14th May 2009, 12:06am

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Quvoo

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Defiantly go with Blender, with the upcoming 2.5 release it is even going to be a competition for some of the products that sell for hundreds of dollars.