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5 reasons why you should choose CGStudio – the 3d models marketplace

People who are interested in getting 3D models, textures or HDRI should know that CGStudio is the perfect marketplace where they could find these. This place not only promotes high quality products but it also focuses on offering them at the best price on the market. So, it is safe to say that one should use this marketplace because it protects people’s interests and its main purpose is to help the members get and explore new opportunities.

In what is to follow you will be exposed to the main five reasons why you should go for this platform. You will see that this has only advantages for you (whether you are a buyer or an author) and as a result you should definitely have a look at the following lines.

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  1. Price-performance ratio: Right from the beginning it was mentioned the fact that CGStudio is focused on offering people endless opportunities, which is why here you will be able to find products with a lower price/performance ratio. To be more precise, at CGStudio you will get high quality products at an incredibly low price.
  2. Great variety: Everyone knows that it is extremely hard to satisfy everyone’s taste. However, when there is diversity and a wide range of products customers will definitely find what they need for their business. At CGStudio, there are more than 27.000 textures, HDRI and 3D models for professionals; which definitely means that you will be able to find the ideal piece for your commercial or personal activity.
  3. gctudio 2 CGStudio 3D models: CGStudio 3D models are available in various file formats and if these happen not to be compatible then the people behind this concept will convert them for you in any possible format. Also, as it was already mentioned these come in a wide range and as far as their specifications are concerned, these include: 3D print ready, game ready, animated and rigged.
  4. 60% royalty rate: Authors should know that here they are offered a flat 60% royalty rate. As far as the VAT is concerned this is covered from their profit margin without reducing the royalty rate, nor charging the customers. Another thing that will certainly make you happy and encourage you to collaborate with CGStudio is the fact that they desire to increase the royalty rate for all authors to 65%, in 2015.
  5. No hidden fees: There are certain companies that require you to pay certain fees, in order to open an account or to list your products. But, as far as this marketplace is concerned there are no such fees. This means that you won’t be required to pay anything nor for the opening neither for the renewal of your account.

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Besides these 5 reasons there are many more motives why you should go for this platform. For instance, there is no exclusivity lock-in (you are allowed to sell your products anywhere), the team behind the CGStudio program will help you sell your creations, and last but not least you will set your own prices.

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The Painted Monument to the Soviet Army in Bulgaria

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The Monument to the Soviet Army is situated in the King’s Garden in the heart of the Bulgarian capital of Sofia. Built in 1954, it was created as a symbol of gratitude for the Soviet Red Army for helping Bulgaria on their war efforts during the second World War. The monument depicts a soldier of the Soviet Army, surrounded by a male worker and a female peasant from Bulgaria.

The monument has been the victim to vandalism. The first act of vandalism was on June 2011, when the monument was painted overnight by unknown artists, who transformed the Soviet Army soldiers into popular American superheroes and cartoon characters including Superman, Joker, Captain America, Santa Claus, Wolverine, The Mask, and Wonder Woman. A caption was painted underneath which translates as “In pace with the times”. The event was widely covered by the international media and provoked serious pro and anti-Russian discussion in the Bulgarian society.

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Taiwanese Village Transforms Itself With Cartoon Murals

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Three sisters have unleashed their creativity on the small Taiwanese village of Huija with a series of colourful murals. The sisters were on a holiday visiting their grandmother when they decided to paint the outside of her home with cartoon characters including Daruma dolls, which are a good luck charm in Japan. On one of the windows they painted a sign that reads: “This is where grandmother lives.”

After that other villagers imitated them and painted there own walls, and soon the whole village was filled with colourful murals.

The village rarely saw tourists but now they have tourists almost everyday. During the weekends, tourists mostly from Hong Kong and China flock the village.

via Amusing Planet

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ODEITH – Anamorphic Graffiti Letters

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Odeith was, in 2005, internationally recognized for his groundbreaking incursions in the anamorphic art field, standing out for his compositions created in perspective and painted in different surfaces, such as 90º corners or from the wall to the floor, creating an optical illusion effect.

In 2008, he decided to close his tattoo studio (which he opened in 1999) and moved to London.

Currently, back in Lisbon, he assumed painting as his main activity, having created large scale murals for major national and international enterprises such as the London Shell, Kingsmill, the Coca-Cola Company, Estradas de Portugal, Samsung, Sport Lisboa e Benfica (football club) and several Portuguese city halls such as Câmara Municipal de Lisboa and Câmara Municipal de Oeiras, amongst others.

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Stufish’s Han Show Theater, China

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Fisher and his London-based firm Stufish recently drew a lot of attention to with the completion of two real-life buildings that transform their entertainment-industry pedigree into permanent spectacle. The Han Show Theater in Wuhan, China, is a performance arts center complete with a glowing façade.

The design takes some of the principles of Stufish’s other work and makes them slightly more traditionally architectural. Inspired by Chinese lanterns, the building is a series of steel rings that intersect to mimic the bamboo structure of a paper lantern. Thousands of red LEDs give off a glowing effect on the concave surface. The façade can also display videos, making it come alive. Traditional Chinese roof forms are referenced as the bottom edge of the lantern form is offset.