3d printed figures

Twindom Offers Two New Products for Better 3D Printed Portraits

There will always be something special about photographs taken with a traditional film camera, even if many of them aren’t as sharp or vibrant as digital photos. Film photographs do…

Meet Your Soul Mate in 3D Printed Miniature, Courtesy of Match.com

I know several people who use online dating websites like Match.com and OkCupid, and the results of their adventures have been…mixed. I’ve heard plenty of hilarious horror stories from some,…

Patience, Kids! Mattel’s ThingMaker 3D Printer Release Delayed Another Year

Once you become a parent, the word ‘patience’ becomes central in your world. Most likely, you are never in full supply of this wonderful quality again, but you find yourself…

Jamás: 3D Printing is Central in Moenia Rock Video as Band Comes to Life via Technology

It’s always refreshing, and exciting, to see the uses of 3D printing switched up a little. While we spend a great deal of time focused on the latest innovations, with…

Artist Marcy Milks 3D Prints 20,000 Figures to Populate an Art Installation

At first sight, the teeming white figures seem to represent the active citizenry of a metropolis, all out and on their way about their daily lives. However, get closer and…

This Week’s Top 3D Printable 3DShare Models: A 3D Printer Kit, Dart Rings, a Puzzle & More!

If your hobbies include 3D printing, playing darts, puzzles, or jewelry making then we have something for you in this week’s top 3D printable 3D Share models. The most viewed and…

Glance of Death: A Collection of Unique 3D Printed Sculptures

Given the proliferation of zombie movies that flood the cinema and late night television every year, you shouldn’t be surprised that there is interest in the workings of the human…

SCANIFY Allows TOYZEROPLUS to Create Superior 3D Printed, Handpainted Action Figures

While many still eschew even the latest smartphones and are wary of this selfie-driven society, likening modern image-loving populations to mass Narcissus cults, the truth is that from cave drawings…

Here’s Last Month’s Most Downloaded 3D Printable Models From SketchFab

A 3D model website with over 200,000 different models, Sketchfab is becoming more popular for companies and individuals looking for 3D printable content. This is Sketchfab’s most popular, downloadable, 3D…

Top 3D Printable 3DShare Models This Week: It’s all about the shapes

3D Share has so many available models for downloading that it can be a challenge to weed through them all. This is why we do the service of summarizing the top…

‘War of Wonders’ Tabletop RPG Launches 3D Printed Miniatures on Kickstarter

If you’re going to fight a war, you need an army. That’s a given for generals everywhere, including those leading troops from their kitchen tables as part of an RPG…

Top 3D Printable 3DShare Models This Week — Nude Polly, Egg Lampshade, Wine Bottle Hooks & More

3DSha.re is a repository for anything under the sun when it comes to 3D printable models. And for this reason, it is nonetheless controversial because you are privy to the…

Top 3D Printable 3DShare Models This Week — Sexy Yoga Girl, Amazing Lamp, Dice Tower & More

Another week, another great list of 3D printable designs from the always entertaining, sometimes controversial, 3D printing repository we have all come to love (or hate), 3DSha.re. Last week’s list…

Two Dozen 3D Printed Grandpas Will Crack You Up

William Caballero is a Gates Millennium Scholar who attended Pratt Institute and New York University. He’s also a filmmaker with an obvious respect and love for his grandfather. His short…

Custom 3D Printed Foosball Players Make Tech Project Fun

UK tech educational group Black Country Atelier (BCA) took their 3D design and printing know-how and had some fun with their Maker Project of the Week, 3D printed footballers. The footballers aren’t…

Find the Perfect Mini for Your RPG with Dr. Worldcrafter’s Directory of 589 3D Printable Minis

Tabletop role playing games (RPGs) can be a hobby or, for some people, a lifestyle. For several years, my own home had an entire room devoted to gaming, with a…

Scandy 3D Printing Service: Scan with Your Phone, Upload, and Receive 3D Prints for $20

Recently, looking through my grandmother’s old photo albums, with curling pictures from the ’40s and ’50s displaying happy faces that could not possibly have imagined the emergence and impact of 3D…

Character Artist Alex Velazquez to Launch Kickstarter to Fund Line of Dungeons & Dragons 3D Prints

Alex Velazquez is a professional character artist, and for the last 15 years he’s worked on video game titles like Saints Row, Doom 4, Red Faction, and Wolfenstein. The winner…

Like Busty Women? Then You’ll Love This 3D Printed Coco Austin Doll

3D printing has been quite the tool for creating custom and personalized action figures and figurines. It seems as though it was only a little over a year ago that…

It Takes a Village – CloneScan3D Scans and 3D Prints Models of Everyone in a Tiny Spanish Town

Spanish firm Grupo Sicnova says they can make you smaller, and they can do it very fast. Grupo Sicnova was founded in 2007, and they design, build, and sell 3D…

RN estudio Brings Amazing ‘Fantasy Football’ & ‘Master Series’ Minatures to Life Via 3D Printing

3D printing is a technology that allows artists’ creativity to shine through in ways never seen before. It allows designers to create their own 3D models from scratch and then…

Will ‘Shapies’ Replace Selfies? Fun 3D Printed Body Scans by Artec Group in Minutes

Last weekend I was at the movies with my kids, and on the way out they were clamoring for dollar bills to stuff into a photo booth which looked like a machine from…

Incredible Advancement in the 3D Printing of Hair on Figurines is Presented by Disney Research

There seems to be a growing trend fueled by several companies, a trend in which I have yet to take part in, but certainly look forward to doing so sometime…

Minockio Offers 3D Printed, Customizable, Cartoon Figurines

In past articles we have talked about what it will take to get 3D printing to go mainstream. One step in the right direction, would be the emergence of new applications…