Resources / Textures
Free seamless PBR textures
Resources / Cinema 4D / Plugins - Free
Rope making plugin for Cinema 4D. Reeper is free for commercial and non-commercial use, without any restrictions.
Resources / 3D / Free 3D Models
Pixellab - FreebiesFree
Collection of free 3D models. The only downside is that you have to sign-up for their newsletter to gain access to these models.
Resources / Software / Texturing
Shader MapFree Paid
Generate many types of texture maps from albedo to normal maps. Similar to Quixel Mixer.
Very versatile texture creation and image-filter software. Use ready-made filters or create your own. Come as stand-alone and plugin for Photoshop.
Amazing texturing powerhouse. A vast library of scanned materials and very powerful texture creator.
Resources / Software / Web Design
Excellent WYSIWYG HTM, CSS editor. Many powerful features.
Free textures, all nicely categorized.
Resources / Cinema 4D / Shaders
STACX - Channel-ShaderFree
STACX integrates itself as a channel shader into the material system of CINEMA 4D. You can stack up to 32 shaders and define a certain thickness for each layer. In this way you will get a three-dimensional material that you can use like a volume shader.
Resources / Cinema 4D / Plugins
SplinePatch generates surfaces from three or four splines. It is designed as an object generator and works fully parametric.
The NoiseScape Plugin was created to simplify the usage of displacements inside of Cinema4D. Very handy and easy to use, this plugin covers all the aspect of displacements with a variety of controls at hand, all procedural and noise-driven! with 50 shaders.
View Calibrator is a Cinema 4D plugin that helps the user to calibrate planar views thanks to a parametric cube with 6 interactive handles. Thanks to these handles you can resize it without moving it. Calibrating views will become quick and easy using the view calibrator plugin instead of the standard Cinema 4D cube.
Place Object is a Cinema 4D plugin developed in order to help the user to place model objects within your scenes, this tool is absolutely suitable for interior and exterior architectural use and will save you a lot of time. The plugin also has got a special mode to position the Area lights, Spotlights, and IES lights.
With the Spline UV-Mapping plugin for MAXON CINEMA 4D, you can create UV-coordinates for any mesh simple and fast. This will allow you to use UV-mapping on meshes that were created with 3D-scanners, metaballs or similar techniques. Read more.
Resources / Web Design
CSS Animated Hamburgers for menusFree
Many different styles of animated hamburgers for your menus.
Sometimes you might need a quick way to calculate how many characters, words, sentences or paragraphs does your text have.
Resources / Working with color
RAL colours to Pantone, CMYK, RGBFree
Sometimes you have to match a paint color in your designs, which is usually informed with RAL code. As in my case, actual spraypaint cans cap color on a 3D model. Check this out if you have the same problem.
TinyJPG reduces the file size of your JPEG images. Every uploaded image is analyzed to apply the best possible JPEG encoding. Based on the content of your image an optimal strategy is chosen. The result is a quality image without wasting storage or bandwidth!
CMYK to PANTONE ConverterFree
If you are like me, sometimes you need to find out what PANTONE color is the closest match for the CMYK color you are using.
Color Scheme DesignerFree
A designer tool for creating color combinations that work together well. Anybody who works in Design should need to know about color schemes and how to plan them. This tool helps you with creating them.