Author Archives: Marco Traverso
Are you already designing in 3D? If not, this is a list of 10 reasons why should probably consider learning some 3D skills – and thanks to the available software and training, today is the best time ever to start.
Mood boards are a common element in any creative project. Here are some tips and some great free tools for creating and managing your boards.
Future 3D modeling and sculpting software could offer designers an immersive experience thanks to the new VR headsets and haptic devices.
An exclusive report and interview on a unique contest recently organized by Peugeot, where the drawings of young kids of 10-15 years were turned into concept cars by designer Olivier Gamiette.
An exclusive presentation of the design process and technologies behind the Sergio Concept, the show car dedicated to Sergio Pininfarina developed in just six months using the 3DExperience software platform by Dassault Systèmes.
Ten exclusive tips for design students and aspiring industrial and transportation designers, by Renault VP Design R&D and Nissan Synergies Patrick Lecharpy and Renault Design Manager R&D design studio Luciano Bove.
The exclusive, detailed design story of the Renault Twizy, presented by Patrick Lecharpy and Luciano Bove during the event held at the Milan SPD.
continues from Part 1 The design phases Luciano Bove: “When we started in January, we knew we had just one year to show the running prototype to our President.” Given the tight deadline, the development involved Renault’s...
An exclusive interview with Bentley's Head of Exterior Design David Hilton, who speaks about his professional experiences, his new position and the future of Motorcity Europe, now available for taking over.
Luxology has just launched the new major release of modo, the 3D modeling, painting, sculpting, animation and rendering software for Mac and Windows, with many new features and improvements.
Planned for 25-26 April 2012 in London, the Global Automotive Lightweight Materials 2012 Initiative will present case studies and best practices on the adoption of advanced lightweight materials in the car industry.
An exclusive report from the Melbourne-based Monash University 2011 degree show with the final projects of the Industrial Design undergraduate students. Part 2 of 2.
An exclusive report from the Melbourne-based Monash University 2011 degree show with the final projects of the Industrial Design undergraduate students. Part 1 of 2.
Autodesk has just announced the acquisition of a number of technology assets from T-Splines Inc., a surface modeling software company which produced plug-ins for Rhino and SolidWorks.
The Mangusta Legacy project is a study of a modern interpretation of the 1965 De Tomaso Mangusta supercar. It was created by designer and illustrator Maxime de Keiser.
Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple and father of the Mac and iPhone, has passed away at 56. A small homage to a man who has changed the world of technology and design.
An exclusive interview with concept designer Harald Belker, who talks about his career, gives some insights in his workflow and introduces "PULSE", his just released book.