A contribution from my own 3D shelf:
A selection of popular post with resources
In this PART 3 of the “double action” brushes series, I walk you through a couple of modifiers from the Stroke palette and the use of tileable alphas to modify your brushes.read more
In this PART 2 of the “double action” brushes tutorial, I walk you through the modifiers from the Depth sub-palette plus an additional attribute from the Modifiers sub-palette that I left out in PART 1.read more
ZBrush video tutorial on how to use “double action” brushes and a few of the key modifiers to crate your own powerful brushes.read more
Great Artists You Need To FollowJust a very small selection of great 3D artists, not only incredibly talented but also very helpful and wiling to share their knowledge.
Other useful linksResources, photo references, free stock images, textures, tutorials, etc.
Straight from the source, a large collection of great plugins, grids, MatCaps, alphas and textures from the ZBrush community..
A very juice forum thread with great artists that generously share all sort of Insert Multi-Mesh brushes.
You need to bookmark and follow this site to keep up with all their resources and professional content.
Here you can find a variety of CG resources for most software. Great to find plugins and models.
From this site you can download the VERTEX eBook, edited by Ryan Hawkins. YOU MUST HAVE THESE!
Forums And Feedback
In my opinion, this is simply one of the most active, helpful, and talented community of artist.
One of the largest CG communities. a fantastic place to get feedback on your fork and meet new artists.
If you want to be a game artist this probably will be your home page. Super helpful community of great artists.
Another great forum to discus particular topics. Very helpful with particular issues you might face in the CG world.
Photos And Textures
Here you’ll find a collection of super cool tileable hand painted textures. Very inspiring work!
More textures!, this site is very very handy and you can find HDRI, face references, tileable textures, etc. Its great!!!
more textures sites? Yes! this one is great as well with heaps of useful and free photos. The images with transparency are particularly good!
I discovered this site recently and it has a large collection of good quality images, very well organized and simple to use! thanks to Dmitriy Chugai.
Probably some of the best tutorials out there with great industry insights and relevant information.
Tutorials, articles, resources, interviews, news…. everything can be found here really… This could easily be the default page that loads when you start your internet browser!
Great website for CG tutorials, specially modeling in 3D. More content being added regularly.
Want to polish your painting skills? this is the best site to learn everything about digital painting!
This has to be one of the most useful, more comprehensive and best anatomy reference for any 3D artist. Do get the books!
This is great reference for the human body. The free version has plenty of information and is very easy to use.