Alternatives to Blender for all platforms with Free or Open Source License

  • Wings 3D icon

    Wings 3D

    Wings 3D is a subdivision modeler inspired by Nendo and Mirai from Izware. It is possible to assign materials, vertex color, UV...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • MakeHuman icon

    MakeHuman

    MakeHuman is a free, Open Source, interactive modeling tool for creating custom 3D human characters. These characters can be modeled...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Sculptris icon

    Sculptris

    Sculptris is an elegant, powerful and yet easy to use 3D sculpting software, allowing the artist in you to simply focus on creating...

    Free Mac Windows

  • Art of Illusion icon

    Art of Illusion

    Art of Illusion is a free, open source 3D modelling and rendering studio. It is written entirely in Java, and should be usable on any...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Sketchfab icon

    Sketchfab

    Sketchfab is the first web service to publish interactive 3D content online in real-time without plugins. Every new format has its...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • K-3D icon

    K-3D

    K-3D is free-as-in-freedom 3D modeling and animation software. It features a plugin-oriented procedural engine for all of its content...

    Open Source Mac Windows

  • FXhome HitFilm icon

    FXhome HitFilm

    Providing the best tools for indie filmmakers. Free software great for composting and editing. All in one single app!

    Freemium Windows

  • 123D icon

    123D

    Autodesk 123D is a suite of hobbyist CAD and modelling tools created by Autodesk. As well as the more basic drawing and modelling...

    Free Personal Mac Windows iPad

  • SculptGL icon

    SculptGL

    SculptGL is a browser-based 3d-modeling application.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Clara.io icon

    Clara.io

    Clara.io is a full-featured cloud-based 3D modeling, animation and rendering software tool that runs in your web browser. With...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • Anim8or icon

    Anim8or

    Anim8or is a free 3D modeling and character animation program

    Free Windows

  • ShapeShop icon

    ShapeShop

    ShapeShop is a new 3D modeling and design tool with a fun, easy-to-learn interface. Sketch-based shape creation and editing tools make...

    Free Windows

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    GLC_Player

    GLC_Player is a software used to view 3D models (COLLADA 3DXML OBJ 3DS STL OFF and COFF format are supported) and to navigate easily...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Gmsh

    Gmsh is a 3D finite element grid generator with a build-in CAD engine and post-processor. Its design goal is to provide a fast, light...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • 123D Sculpt icon

    123D Sculpt

    Free for a limited time! With Autodesk® 123D™ Sculpt you can sculpt and paint interesting and realistic 3D shapes. It’s...

    Free Android iPad

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    3DTin

    3DTin is a browser based 3D modelling tool. It gives you a simple user interface to create 3D models, and runs in any HTML5 browser...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Structure Synth icon

    Structure Synth

    Structure Synth is a cross-platform application for generating 3D structures by specifying a design grammar. Even simple systems may...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • meshmixer icon

    meshmixer

    meshmixer is an experimental 3D modeling tool for making crazy-ass 3D stuff without too much hassle. The goal of meshmixer is to...

    Free Mac Windows

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    iClone

    Real-time animation evolves with 3D Video FX, motion paths, HDR and rapid drag & drop creation inside iClone. iClone combines...

    Freemium Windows

  • Strata Design 3D SE icon

    Strata Design 3D SE

    If you’re just getting started and don’t need animation and the latest in power that the CX version provides just yet, Design 3D SE is...

    Free Mac Windows Strata Design 3D CX

  • Artist3D icon

    Artist3D

    Artist3D is an extraordinarily easy-to-use 3D polygon modeling tool. It works completely without forms, pull-down menus, pop-up menus...

    Freemium Mac Windows iPhone

  • Tattoo

    3D texturing tool. It supports, .3DS, .X, .OBJ, .LWO and .B3D

    Free Personal Windows

  • DeleD CE icon

    DeleD CE

    DeleD is a 3D modeler and level-editor combined into one. It focuses at game development and is specifically designed to create static...

    Open Source Windows

  • Misfit Model 3D icon

    Misfit Model 3D

    OpenGL-based 3D model editor that works with triangle-based models. It supports multi-level undo, skeletal animations, simple...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Grit Game Engine icon

    Grit Game Engine

    The Grit Game Engine is an MIT-Licensed Open Source Game Engine that is highly scriptable via Lua. It supports huge open world maps...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • LipService w/LBrush for Maya icon

    LipService w/LBrush for Maya

    LipService is a powerful multi-resolution subdivision surface sculpting, rigging and animation system built into a Maya plugin. ...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Autodesk Maya

  • 3D Faceworx icon

    3D Faceworx

    Created a 3D model from photos with two standard front and side view of a head, the user has to various reference points and contours...

    Free Windows

  • Flowblade icon

    Flowblade

    Flowblade is a multitrack non-linear video editor for Linux released under GPL 3 license.

    Open Source Linux

  • Now3D icon

    Now3D

    Now3D is a freeware program for Windows platform written in Visual Basic 6. Now3D (at the beginning called Planets) born in 1997...

    Free Windows

  • Sharp Construct icon

    Sharp Construct

    SharpConstruct is an OpenGL graphics application that supports real-time sculpting of polygon meshes. The process is similar to...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • OpenFX icon

    OpenFX

    OpenFX is an Open-Source 3D modeling, animation and rendering suite. A powerful feature-set includes a full renderer and raytrace...

    Open Source Windows

  • Awakening icon

    Awakening

    Awakening is a powerful professional real-time 3D solution. With it, you can easily create eye-catching interactive 3D presentations...

    Freemium Windows

  • Mandelbulber

    Mandelbulber is an experimental application that helps to make rendering 3D Mandelbrot fractals much more accessible. A few of the...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    3DCrafter

    3DCrafter (formerly 3D Canvas) is a real-time 3D modeling and animation tool that incorporates an intuitive drag-and-drop approach to...

    Freemium Windows

  • Fragmentarium icon

    Fragmentarium

    Fragmentarium is an open source, cross-platform IDE for exploring pixel based graphics on the GPU. It is inspired by Adobe's...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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