Last Chance! Download Your Free 90-Day Trial of LightWave 2015

The LightWave 3D Group, a division of NewTek, Inc., 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Software 3d design software Lightwave 3D LightWave 3D 2015 LightWave Group software trialis offering all 3D artists a unique opportunity. Now for a limited time during Siggraph Week, artists can download their own, full featured 90-day trial... View the entire article via our website.

Sound and lightwaves manipulated with 3D printed Weyl Sonic Crystal

3D Printing Industry

Physicists from the University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) and China’s Wuhan University have 3D printed polymer rectangular rods to create a Weyl sonic crystal cube capable of reflecting sound. A Weyl sonic crystal is considered a quantum material and acts as an acoustic analogue.

Top 25: Most Popular 3D Modeling & Design Software for 3D Printing


Ranks 14 to 20 are as follows: Modo, Fusion 360, Meshmixer (a free mashup 3D software from Autodesk), LightWave, Sculptris (a free sculpting software from the makers of ZBrush), Grasshopper (an algorithmic modeling plugin for Rhino), and FreeCAD.

Top 20: Most Popular 3D Modeling & Design Software for 3D Printing (2017 Update)


Creating a printable design is the crucial first step in the 3D printing process – and everyone seems to have a different opinion on which software is the most suitable for getting this job done. So what’s the most popular 3D modeling software for 3D printing? Read on to discover the top 20!

3D Printing News Briefs: December 15, 2017

In today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, we’re starting with some aerospace 3D printing, then moving on to business announcements, new releases, and 3D printed art. The European Space Agency. View the entire article via our website.

Sketchfab - 3d model sharing and embedding

DIY 3D Printing

3ds), Lightwave (.lwo,lws), Sketchfab is a web service to publish, share and embed interactive 3D models online in real-time without plugin. Here is 3D Printshow''s Andrew Critchlow interview with Alban Denoyel from Sketchfab on 3d Printshow in NYC 2014.

3D-Printed Crown Replica Dazzles in the Cathedral of Antwerp


Since the final design had to be three times smaller than the original scan, Mindscape 3D decided to re-design the crown on graphics program Lightwave to avoid problems such as details that are too thin or too small.

How to Share And Embed Your 3D Design Using Sketchfab


exported) from inside your 3D design software , including AutoCAD , Blender , Maya , ZBrush , Solidworks , and Lightwave. There is now a free, interactive, and comparatively safe way to share your 3D design with friends: Sketchfab. What YouTube is to video, Sketchfab is to 3D files.

Free 3D Printable of the Week: Don Foleys 3D printed SR-72 Aircraft


He modeled the plane in Lightwave 3D. Don Foley has created a 3D printable version of the SR-72 aircraft. The angle of the wings and the shape of the body made it easy to design a print that could be divided into 3 sections for easy assembly. This article Free 3D Printable of the Week: Don Foley's 3D printed SR-72 Aircraft is first published at 3D Printing Applications