3D Modeling Software

3D Modeling Software Tags: Dev tools

This post collects most used and interesting software tools for modeling and designing 3D objects and environments.

3D modeling & design software

Modeling from scratch.

  • Blender - 3d modeling, animation, effects- free, open source
  • Autodesk software tools
    • 3ds Max & Maya (similar, Maya is more preferred for animations, 3ds has wider applicability)
    • Inventor - 3D models and assemblies for mechanical engineering
    • Revit - 3D models and assemblies for construction
  • SolidWorks - 3d models for the design and construction of mechanical, electrical and software elements.
  • SketchUp

Photogrammetry softwary

Getting a model through a "3d scanning" of a real object.