Renderosity Featured at Sci-Fi Weekly

November 11, 2006 8:44 pm

Last week, Sci-Fi Weekly reviewed Renderosity as their "Site of the Week"! Here are some of the highlights of what they had to say... "An online village of digital artists, Renderosity has since 1998 sought to build a community founded upon mutual respect, collaboration and the idea of furthering the artistic growth of animators, photographers and digital artists of all stripes. Seasoned pros and the newest of the new are equally welcome at this busy and vibrant Web site, wrote A.M. Dellamonica. "One feature of especial interest to new artists is the tutorials section of the Web page. There, Renderosity members have lovingly spelled out techniques for rendering gaming characters, tweaking digital photos, writing and just about everything else relating to 2-D and 3-D artwork. This kind of generous information sharing is the order of the day at the site, whichjudging from its immense galleries and busy forumshas entirely succeeded in its quest to create a shared virtual studio, a safe space where artists can appreciate and nurture each other's work." To read the entire review, please visit the Sci-Fi Weekly Web Site at Also worth mentioning are the talented Renderosity artists that have been selected to grace the covers of the Sci-Fi Weekly publication, this year alone the following artists have been on the covers:
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Article Comments

deemarie ( posted at 12:00AM Tue, 29 August 2006

It is great to see Renderosity Artists in print :) Dee-Marie

paper-tiger ( posted at 12:00AM Tue, 29 August 2006

There have been quite alot of Renderosity artists featured on the 'cover' of SFW. It's a great way to give sci-fi artists some exposure and a great portfolio reference. :D Cover #457(January 23, 2006) is mine. It's awesome to know that someone notices the 'little' artists.

CrimsonDesire ( posted at 12:00AM Tue, 29 August 2006

I love the sci-fi section here, and looking at all the wonderfull works people have to share, thank you Renderosity and congratulations on the Review and to all the artists featured ^^

PeterRama ( posted at 12:00AM Wed, 30 August 2006

It was quite a thrill to be contacted by SFW to be included in the gallery with such talented artists. Cover #483 (July 24, 2006) is mine.

Eugenius ( posted at 12:00AM Wed, 30 August 2006

It is great to see my favorite 3D website being written up by my favorite scifi channel: an excellent day!

Sans2012 ( posted at 12:00AM Thu, 31 August 2006

It was a nice suprise when I got asked if the guys at could use one of my renders:) The links to Renderosity from the reders on dont work anymore.

LillianH ( posted at 12:00AM Thu, 31 August 2006

Hi Sans2012, I'll be happy to contact them with the updated links. Thanks, Lillian

Yanelis3D ( posted at 12:00AM Sun, 03 September 2006

I am very happy with this news. I watch Sci-Fi channel everyday since I don't remember and visit their site very frequently and noticed there the news of Renderosity being the site of the week, and now i noticed the news was also in Renderosity. It is a very inspirative event to keep on everyday to make this site even more inspirative and being part of Renderosity that is a site full of oportunities for every kind of artist:)

tmathise ( posted at 12:00AM Tue, 05 September 2006

That's wonderful news! I just wish I hadn't missed inclusion in this list by 2 weeks, for having made the cover of Sci-Fi Weekly (cover #450) with my image "Alienscape." Oh well, if it was meant to be... Congratulations all!

jif3d ( posted at 12:00AM Wed, 13 September 2006

Strange I don't Luca's name (DOU) in that list...his latest post is his Sci-fi weekly cover, but well done to all artist ! Cheers :o)

LillianH ( posted at 12:00AM Thu, 14 September 2006

Hi jif3d, We are excited for Luca Oleastri and Tony Duarte as well. They were also selected as Sci-Fi Weekly cover artists, after this article was published. Thanks for letting us know, Lillian P.S. If the artist does not to reference their Renderosity Artist Homepage, it makes it hard to know if they are a Renderosity artist.

chippwalters ( posted at 12:00AM Sat, 23 September 2006

I, too, was very happy to have Gyro Test Run asked to spend a week on Sci-Fi Weekly's home page starting July 10,2006. It's nice to see how influential Renderosity artists are over there :-)

MaPPer ( posted at 12:00AM Thu, 05 October 2006

Woot hehheh me and Doug Sturk covers 223 and 221 back in 2001 LOL My profile still shows the Old 3DCC site as an adress

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