Keywords: TechArt, Tools & Plugins Collections for Art Making

Stock Footage

The best stock footage for visual effects


Procedural Content Creation Tools for Film, TV and Gamedev

USD(Universal Scene Description)

Smart tools for VFX and 3D artists

Clarisse has been designed to streamline the workflow of CG artists to let them work and constantly interact on their final image with full effects on. Clarisse, is specialized in the creation of and assembly of immense environments, look development, lighting and rendering. Discover now the Clarisse you want to use.


Art of the Cut: Behind the Scenes of “Dune” with Editor Joe Walker, ACE

Maya & 3DMax


umeFX to UE4 Tutorial: Smoke/Grenade effect using flipbooks.

HairStrips Creator V1.0 for Maya

Artist-friendly dynamics simulator that seamlessly integrates with Autodesk Maya and V-Ray.


3D animation software for physics-based character animation (Recommended)
Cascadeur: Physics-Based Character Animation

The artist’s software for animation drawing and painting.

The dedicated animation toolset bringing creativity back into your workflow. Designed by and for animators, akeytsu is the most accessible and effective rigging and animation software to breath life into your 3D characters.

Depth-Aware Video Frame Interpolation (CVPR 2019)

Easy Sketch Pose. Pose characters and static objects in the 3D layer and draw in 2D over the posed character with easy to use controls and features. Setup complex 3d scenes with full lighting and different visual looks. Output out layers as seperate PNG files for use in other art packages for fast workflow.

DEMoCap allows to do Motion Capture using VR equipment for example for Game Development.

MotionMuse is a powerful yet easy to use toolset for creating & editing 3D character animations. This includes animation transfer, spline based motion-editing, fast IK solver, sketching for easy posing, image overlays, curve editor and more, to help quickly and easily bring your characters to life.

Reallusion is a leader in the development of 3D cinematic animation and 2D cartoon softwares for consumers, students and professionals.


KenShape allows you to draw 2D pixel art using various shapes, then set the depth for each pixel and generate extruded 3D models!!

Motion Capture

Xsens MVN Animate: Motion Capture Software Overview


3D Map Generator - Atlas - From Heightmap to real 3D map

Perspective Tools v2 (from Photoshop CS6 to the newest)


The artist’s software for animation drawing and painting.

3D Painting

ArmorPaint is a software for 3D PBR texture painting

“Bring your paintings to animated life.”


B3D Plugin: ClothFX v4


Physical VFX authoring tool for Unity using the Leap Motion

Create Amazing Motion Graphics and Interactive VFX in Real-Time

After Effects

PixelsWorld is a creative coding plugin for After Effects plugin where you can run Processing-like code to build anything your mind desires.

Post Processing

Everything you need to create stunning videos

Fluid & Smoke

Real-time volumetric fluid simulations for games and film

Terrain & Landscape

Gaea is the industry’s leading terrain design application for VFX, games, and virtual production. (Recommended)

Design beautiful maps with Mapbox Studio (Recommended)

Generate, design, blend, mix, paint & sculpt, erode and simulate in real-time.

Create Stunning Landscapes, Terrains, and Planets, in Real-time.

Grand Designer

Gaea is the industry’s most loved terrain design application for VFX, games, and virtual production.


Build Your Ajax Loading Icons with SVG / CSS / GIF / APNG !


Vector Graphics & Generative Art

A web interface to create custom vector-based visualizations on top of RAWGraphs core.

Creative Coding: Generative Art, Data visualization, Interaction Design, Resources.

A small set of Python functions to draw pretty maps from OpenStreetMap data. Based on osmnx, matplotlib and shapely libraries.

Generate high-quality triangulated and polygonal art from images.

Generative art in Common Lisp


Texture Convert (Normal, Height)

Normalizer is a simple but powerful tool for texture manipulation and conversion, available for free!

UV Tools

TexTools is a UV and Texture tool set for 3dsMax created several years ago. This open repository will port in time several of the UV tools to Blender in python.


Ultimate Trim Generator: Substance Designer/Painter


GreebleFX: Non-destructive Greeble Generator

Instant Impostors V1.0 | One-Click Impostor Generation (Eevee) (Recommended)




Thomas Kole


StratusCore is a platform that gives you instant access to digital content creation tools and software in the cloud that are available for free trial or for rent by the hour.


App Manager

The Maxon App manages the installation, licensing, upgrading, and updating of your Maxon products.


Comprehensive Tutorials (Collections)

High End CG Workshops

Everything you need to get started in VFX and CGI. Doublejump Academy, crafted by and for VFX artists, boosts your journey with our skilljump curriculum—hands-on, industry-aligned, and community-driven for real-world success.

Extensive Blender courses for professional and passionate CG artists. (Recommended)

Houdini & Nuke courses, tutorials and project files.

Animation Tutorials

The Animation of Guilty Gear Xrd & Dragon Ball FighterZ - New Frame Plus

Lighting Tutorials

Fundamentals of Arnold for Maya

General Pipeline and Lighting Study: Video Games vs. VFX Commercial

Landscape Tutorials

Animated Environment creation made easy (FOR VFX AND CINEMATICS)


Master 3D Environments in Blender. Learn how to create epic large-scale environments using free tools only.

VFX Tutorials

(Blender) Realtime Procedural Knitting Effect (V1 and V2)

VFX Texture Tutorials

Visual Effects Summit: How to (Not) Create Textures for VFX - GDC 2022 (Recommended)

UE4 Tech Art Tutorials

Tech Art with Chris Murphy | Live from HQ | Inside Unreal

The Visual Technology of Gears 5 | Unreal Dev Days 2019 | Unreal Engine

How I get UNREAL ENGINE to look like a movie | FULL BREAKDOWN

PATH TRACER Explained - Unreal Engine’s Underrated Tool
William Faucher (Recommended)


Hair & Fur Tutorials


Realistic CG Eye Tutorials

Making a Realistic CG Eye in Maya and V-Ray

AAA Rocks Tutorials

AAA Rocks for Games - RGB Masked Workflow Tutorial

Tutorials for Landscape & Scene

Mixer(Megascan) in Landscape Tutorials

Create a Post-Apocalyptic Road in UE4
Post-Apocalyptic Road in UE4 - Extended Breakdown

Cyberpunk Street in UE4 - Extended Breakdown

Create Silent Hill in UE4

Forest Road in UE4 - Live Breakdown

Create Halo’s Blood Gulch in UE4

Blender in Landscape Tutorials

Procedural Landscapes in Blender 2.80

Procedural Landscapes in Blender

Brushify in Landscape Tutorials

Brushify Bootcamp - Custom Paint Layers

After Effects Tutorials

2D Trails

How to make Awesome Looking 2D FX Animations


Digital Asset Creation

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Visual Effect

Blur Studio is an American-based production company which specialises in visual effects, animation and design.

We are DNEG, one of the world’s leading visual effects, animation and stereo conversion companies for feature film and television.

London-based design and motion studio.

Design & Motion Co. — London & Los Angeles


Tech Artist at Epic Games

Founder of, VFX artist, game developer, made @LetThemCome

Iiro Kivistö