As digital artists we are typically digital hoarders. I have a drive or two full of elements I doubt I will ever use, or even look at in that case. But ya know…better safe than sorry.
Here is some of the latest stuff scrounged up for some free assets to add to your library
RenderPeople’s Free 5 Person Model Pack
Renderpeople is promoting their human model library by releasing 4 Free Downloads in 3ds max, cinema 4d, maya, obj & fbx formats. Two are rigged, two are pre-posed. 8K Maps included. Hell who knows when you’ll want a suave businessman in the background of a shot? Download them here.
ActionVFX’s Free Burn Textures
The fine fellas at the ever popular ActionVFX has released a set of 15 free 2500×2500 burn mark textures. It’s a tease into their commercial library containing clips in raw .R3D or .MFX files at 2K and 4K resolution. Download the textures here.
The Mantissa’s 8K Landscape Pack
Artist Midge Sinnaeve has kindly offered up a free pack of 10 high-res 8K landscape textures and meshes to go with them. The meshes are in .OBJ format and everything totals in a whopping 5GB.. Go check it out here.
12 Industrial HDR Maps
Philip Modin has a gumroad page with 12 free 5376 x 2688 spherical HDR maps of industrial environments. All images are in EXR format, 32bit files with minimal clipping and no visible tripod. Download them here from gumroad, and if you’re a real upstanding citizen you can donate for the download.