Inspiration Learning 24 creative CGI projects that harness the power of Modo by Andrew McDonald 8 months ago 6 min read Trying to find the right package to learn is a huge decision. There are no wrong decisions, but finding a package that helps you learn and allows you to push your creative skills to the next level is very important. The 3D modeling, texturing and rendering space is full of incredible software packages all trying to grab your attention. One package that always blew me away was Modo by Foundry. Modo is crazy powerful and flexible while also allowing artists to explore and develop ideas without jumping through technical hoops. The following projects created by members of The Rookies community will surely give you a little motivation to download a license and get playing.Modo Creative 3D Modeling SoftwareModo by Foundry brings you the next generation of 3D modeling, texturing and rendering tools in a powerful integrated software package.FoundryThe HulkCreated by: Andre MelloMember Level: contenderThis personal project was made to develop some 3D print preparation skills, and I wanted to present a nice vfx render at the end too. Once this is printed I'm going to post here :)View Full Project DynocapsCreated by: Ray RiveraMember Level: playerA 3D concept based on the capsules used in the Anime Dragon Ball. View Full Project OzobCreated by: Reynaldo SiqueiraMember Level: contenderMinimum viable concept I did for a company called Jovem Nerd to present one of their characters for pitch to CD Projekt developers.View Full Project Old knightCreated by: Andre MelloMember Level: contenderThis project was done to explore the integration of substance painter and V-ray. I was really glad couse it got featured in 3D artist magazine.View Full Project SurvivalCreated by: Reynaldo SiqueiraMember Level: contenderA test I did for a video game back in February. I did some scenes and some renders based on feedback from the Art Director.View Full Project ShriCreated by: Mohit PanjikarMember Level: contenderMy graduation project at Syn Studio Montreal. View Full Project SwordCreated by: Ivan MalykMember Level: player View Full Project Fall of Civilization - Josefin StrandCreated by: Josefin StrandMember Level: playerGermans invade british town and all who oppose them will get burned in the mobile crematoriums. This is like a key frame for a story mode where you wake up and realize they think you're dead and - you're next. The crematorium is designed by me and modeled in Maya. My work process starts with moodboarding, writing down View Full Project LadyCreated by: Reynaldo SiqueiraMember Level: contenderPersonal project of mine. I had a version of this image done back in 2016. It made it to The Rookies finals and because I evolved my craft in those years, I decided to take another shot at it.View Full Project Rainy SophieCreated by: Andee AntillonMember Level: playerReady for the greatest storm! Check my blog post where I talk about the making process of this character with a special focus on the garment creation: https://www.ikigaispace.com/blog/dressing-sophie-marvelous-designer-substance-painter/View Full Project AutomatonCreated by: Ivan MalykMember Level: playerView Full Project Alvaro RR PortfolioCreated by: Alvaro Ivan Romero RodriguezMember Level: contenderCollection of my Personal work.View Full Project The Rookies Game Art 2019Created by: Emil SkriverMember Level: rookieThis is my submission for The Rookies 2019 game art. View Full Project Mk29Created by: Howel GanuchaudMember Level: playerGame Models of weapons from a near future, from a concept of Su Wang. Big thanks to him for let me create this amazing weapons in 3D ! View Full Project Light RifleCreated by: Kris HoseaMember Level: playerA concept of a futuristic rifle. Hi. This is one of my concepts that I created, which gave me a great deal of insight into hard edge modeling, function, materials, etc. It has been a great experience. (The rifle shoots light blasts that can only harm dark beings.)View Full Project KA-BARCreated by: Ivan MalykMember Level: playerKA-BAR knifeView Full Project Sci fi SwordCreated by: Ivan MalykMember Level: playerSci fi SwordView Full Project Demo reelCreated by: Ivan MalykMember Level: playerMig 17 model I have been working for some time.View Full Project Patriarch's throne roomCreated by: Nemanja DojkicMember Level: contenderA fan piece based on Warhammer 40K universe.View Full Project TyrannosaurCreated by: Vincent GillamMember Level: playerCreature design of the carnivoreView Full Project Pirate Black MarketCreated by: Ken BockMember Level: contenderThis is the piece that I am currently working on. I wanted to really challenge myself, take on a larger project and a full game environment within UE4.View Full Project One Loose ScrewCreated by: Mamie ShiMember Level: playerThis was a personal project done to learn more about modeling in Maya and was designed and concept to be an intimidating robot whose role is to simply screw screws. The contrast between the function and look of the robot is my take on adding some personality to my model.View Full Project HorrorCreated by: Reynaldo SiqueiraMember Level: contenderI did this image for a special episode of a narrative podcast.View Full ProjectModo Creative 3D Modeling SoftwareModo by Foundry brings you the next generation of 3D modeling, texturing and rendering tools in a powerful integrated software package.Foundry Share your thoughts on this post Read more posts by this author Andrew McDonald Andrew is the co-founder of The Rookies has been working in the visual effects industry since 2002. 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