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We Went to the Game Developers Conference!

March 7, 2017

The Game Developers Conference is a video gaming showcase and networking event held once a year at Moscone Center in San Francisco. This year uMake attended to see what the latest trends in 3D art and design for gaming and entertainment are, and to get uMake into the hands of game developers. Obligatory random #GDC >>

iPad Apps, Pixelmator, Procreate, Concepts, uMake

Designing On The Go For Less Than $50 a Month.

March 1, 2017

  When I entered into the field of design, I wasn’t prepared for the massive cost of the tools of the trade. You needed a powerful computer (usually a Mac– often $2000+) and then the software (Adobe Suite was still around $1800 at the time) and then a decent camera (prepare to drop another $500-1500) >>

Shape Your 3D World

Let’s Shape Our 3D World

February 23, 2017

Let’s shape our 3D world What an interesting start to 2017! If we have learned anything it is that we all need to come together to help each other form and strategically design the world that we want to live in. A recent study was announced by Science Daily that our entire existence might be >>

Leo Architecture House 3D Design

Collaboration Within the uMake Community

February 15, 2017// 3d modeling, Architecture, Collaboration Month

With February being uMake’s collaboration month, we wanted to share some great collaboration we’ve seen in our community within the last few weeks. If you are unfamiliar, the uMake community page is a place to share your designs, and receive comments and critiques from other uMakers. We recently noticed a trend in our community. It >>

Custom Valentine's Day Gift Box

Custom Valentine’s Day Gift Box

February 14, 2017// Valentine's Day 3D Gift Box

Today the uMake team walked into the office greeted by some very distinctive custom Valentine’s Day gift boxes filled with chocolates. The custom Valentines Day gift boxes were thoughtfully crafted and created by one of our community members. Kenneth Roberts created the Valentine’s Day gift boxes with unique handpainted colors for each one of us. He created a >>

CollaborationMonth

Collaboration Month

February 9, 2017// Collaboration Month, Content Packs, Professionals

February is collaboration month here at uMake and that means we are actively looking for community members, up and coming brands and software companies (both desktop and app based) to work with. Here are just three ideas in which you can work with our award-winning 3D design platform that empowers everyone to create fun and >>

Outside Event Space in 3D

Featured uMaker: Kenneth Roberts

February 1, 2017

1. Hey Ken, so you are currently a designer and work in several kinds of media. Would you mind telling us more about your background and what kind of design you do? Well, to start, after years of creating, collaborating, and freelancing, while attending design schools, I found it difficult to pin point the type >>

Product Review: Belkin Pencil Case + Stand

January 12, 2017

The Apple Pencil is arguably one of the nicest styli out there, and a natural companion tool to the iPad Pro. Apple took a great deal of care when designing the pencil to feel good in the hand, look nice and function great. However, in typical Apple Fashion, they left it up to 3rd parties >>

The 3D Playground: A Dynamic Library of Drag and Drop Assets

January 9, 2017

At the end of December we launched version 1.2 of uMake with a couple of game changing new features, with the playground being arguably one of the most notable additions since our inception. The playground consists of a library of objects that are separated into 9 categories so that you can quickly find content that is the most relevant for what you are looking >>

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