Updates to PixelSquid.com

As you may have noticed, we have made a few changes to PixelSquid.com. Not the least of these changes is the creation of account logins that are no longer connected to a TurboSquid account. (Check your inbox for an email with the subject “PixelSquid Beta Email Login” for details.) The site is still only accessible to a small number of …

PixelSquid Spinner Submission Process

This tutorial will introduce you to the creation and submission process for creating a Spinner for Squid.io.   Please refer to the three sections below when creating your Spinner: Setting Up the Spinner  - Create Product - Review Process 1 Setting Up the Spinner 1.1 Install TurboSquid Tools You will need to download and install the tools that will enable you to create a Spinner.  Watch ...

Updates and Uploads: Easing the Spec Plus Tool Tweaks

As Squid.io continues to evolve, updates are happening fast and furiously. In an effort to keep your email inbox light, we will post Squid.io changes and updates to the blog. Spec UpdateThe biggest change to hit the site since our last email update has been to the the PixelSquid Spec. We received feedback from many artists about the difficulty of resetting ...

Site Policies

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Christmas Style Guide

1 IntroductionIn order to help grow the PixelSquid catalog quickly, we are giving you access to our Library Objects. Library items can be combined to create new stock images. We will be releasing Library objects in themed batches that can be used together, and our first theme is Christmas. You have access to over 100 Christmas objects – combine these ...

TurboSquid Inspector Manual

Using the ScriptOnce the script is installed, you can run the script from the location chosen during installation. When you launch the script, a basic UI will load with a few simple features. For a summarized explanation, tool tips will appear when hovering the mouse cursor over the UI buttons. 1. Check Options By Default, the tool will inspect all aspects ...

PixelSquid Studio Manual

Last Updated: October 29, 2015 Tool Version: v2.009The PixelSquid Studio is a tool that will prepare your scene with all of the render settings, lights and a camera.  This script must be run on each model before submitting to ensure quality. The script creates the stage based on the size of the object, so the script should be run after the ...

What is PixelSquid?

TurboSquid is launching an exciting new marketplace called PixelSquid - a stock photography site with a twist: On PixelSquid the photos are actually photoreal renders of 3D scenes created by TurboSquid artists.  The size of the opportunity for our artists is enormous - the stock 2D market is an order of magnitude larger than the market for 3D content.  This ...

Welcome to Squid.io

What is Squid.io?  Squid.io is a new site that will become the the central hub for TurboSquid artists. We want to improve everything about the experience of selling stock content, from the publishing process to tutorials that help you grow as an artist. Initially, we've focused on building features and training related to a huge new opportunity for 3D artists to ...