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Sketchfab: digital objects

25.11.2014

Digital objects needs effective platforms. Sketchfab’s innovative method for distributing online content is set to change the way we do everything – we explore the system in the following post. Despite attending events and exhibitions around the world, so much of the content we now interact with is digital. Whether... View Article

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Fashion & Interdisciplinary Collabs

25.11.2014

The relationship between scientific investigation and creative expression has always led to fascinating effects, but when 3D printing leads the way in creating wearable outcomes, there’s even more interest to be had. 3D printing continues to change the designer approach towards textile in fashion. By introducing new materials, processes and... View Article

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Printing Textiles: Bradley Rothenberg

04.11.2014

New York designer Bradley Rothenberg’s forward-thinking approach to 3D printed textiles continues to impress us here at 3D Printshow. We caught up with the designer to find out more. There are a few names within the fashion industry that echo around the scene – and for good reason. Despite the... View Article

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Subtractive Manufacture: 5axisworks

17.10.2014

5axisworks announces 5axismaker: the first ever affordable 5axis multi- fabricator that brings most advanced fabrication for design professionals. Additive isn’t the only contemporary manufacturing option that’s getting people excited. Whilst 3D printing terminology has been used more and more generously over the last few years of the tech’s (mainstream) development,... View Article

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3D Printshow: Paris

14.10.2014

We look ahead to 3D Printshow Paris taking place later this week at the Carousel du Louvre (17 + 18 October 2014). Later this week, the 3D Printshow team will be boarding the Eurostar from London St. Pancras direct to Paris for our second ever French event. Over Friday 17... View Article

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Jason Lopes at 3D Printshow Paris

09.10.2014

Learn more about integrating 3D printing into creative workflows with Jason Lopes at 3D Printshow Paris 2014. Visual culture effects all of us. The power of influence and inspiration that films, games, music and marketing have on the general public is huge and ever-growing – but behind what makes up... View Article

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Adobe Photoshop CC: integrating 3D printing

06.10.2014

Adobe’s 3D printing maestro Richard Curtis gives us his insiders guide to Adobe Photoshop CC’s 3D printing feature. For our flagship London event last month, 3D Printshow was thrilled to be working with Adobe as the show’s Sponsor. This partnership made sense for all kinds of reasons – perhaps most... View Article

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Explore 3DPS with Chris Barnatt

29.09.2014

3D Printshow favourite Christopher Barnett sums up 3DPS London 2014 in his own words – through both text and film. There are a handful of people within the 3D printing community that everyone knows and loves – and one of those people is academic and futurist Christopher Barnatt. Author of... View Article

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3D Natives at 3D Printshow Paris

29.09.2014

Leading French 3D Printing website 3D Natives will join 3D Printshow Paris as Lead Media Sponsor over the 17 & 18 October. Something that has always been a crucial element to our event series is the sense of community that 3D Printshow can support in cities around the world. Each... View Article

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Autodesk sponsor 3D Printshow Paris

24.09.2014

3D Printshow is thrilled to announce Autodesk as Show Sponsor for 3D Printshow Paris 2014, taking place at Le Carrousel du Louvre on the 17 & 18 October 2014. Another 3D Printshow, another group of seriously awesome contributors. With our second Paris event just around the corner (17 + 18... View Article

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Roos Meerman: combinations

19.09.2014

Roos Meerman’s combination of 3D printing and glass blowing techniques makes for some truly original design. The combination of different techniques and traditions has always been a critical part of creative development. 3D printing has not only introduced a variety of new making methodologies, but also stands as an original... View Article

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Ogilvy Labs Day

18.09.2014

Hyped trends continue to pave the way for fascinating discussion – and despite the danger of over-exaggerating certain aspects or elements of future tech, there are important innovations being made towards new, digital and connected ways of life. There’s no doubt that 3D printing has suffered the affliction of all... View Article

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3DPS London: behind the scenes

17.09.2014

Catch up with some of the team’s favourite moments from 3D Printshow London. It’s more than safe to say that 3D Printshow London 2014, which took place on the 4, 5 and 6 September, was a success. With over 60 exhibitors, thousands of attendees and a whole load of 3D... View Article

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Daniel Hildrup: product design

17.09.2014

Product Design has always been informed by the tools, materials and processes it employs – and 3D printing as a medium within such a discipline is no exception. Translating ideas and interests into physical objects and products is something that will always be an important way to make sense of... View Article

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MakersCafe London

16.09.2014

There’s more then an industrial space for 3D printing technology – there’s a social space for it. Here at 3D Printshow, we’re always fascinated and and amazed by how the tech manages to transcend discipline and field of interest, however, there’s also something really inspiring about how 3D printing facilitates... View Article

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3D Printshow London 2014

11.09.2014

After having produced three separate events since last year’s 3D Printshow London, we knew that this year’s flagship, home city event had to be a knock out – and after months of planning, we were thrilled to be able to present the show last week. Set in a Grade II... View Article

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be3D: affordable & comfortable

01.09.2014

One thing that we love here at 3D Printshow is how the technology and the global 3D printing community can often find a way to transcend geographical location. Our event stands as a platform to present the technology, but on another level, it also offers an incredible opportunity for people... View Article

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Learning 3D printing with miniFactory

22.08.2014

Working to develop 3D printing hardware solutions is one thing – but how can initiatives be created to support new users to 3D printers? One of 3D Printshow’s most interesting exhibitors is miniFactory – the Finnish company specialising in consumer class 3D printers. Along with their hardware, what’s especially interesting... View Article

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Ultimaker: An Open Source Philosophy

21.08.2014

There are all sorts of values attached to the world of desktop printing. The technology’s ability to empower groups and individuals around the world is certainly a driving force in the development of 3D printing’s popularity, but without the right platform, there’s no way that people could be doing what... View Article

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3D Control Systems: enabling creation

19.08.2014

It’s amazing how much an open source structure enables creativity, but sometimes the only thing at threat is the protection of the original ideas that 3D printing can facilitate. This theme is something that we’ve been exploring across a number of our events and conferences – an example of which... View Article

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Tinkerine: product and service

12.08.2014

As the industry continues to develop and introduce better and better technology, its easy to concentrate on the 3D printers that are being introduced into the market rather than considering the market itself. The desktop machines that are presented as everyday consumer items stand for some incredible innovation – but... View Article

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SOLID: 3D printed titanium bicycle

12.08.2014

For passionate commuters who rely on their bicycles to get from a to b, a custom titanium frame is in many ways the dream. As is clear from its application across global industries, 3D printing is a perfect solution for those wanting to manufacture a tailor-made product: from aesthetic considerations... View Article

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Sharebot’s Kiwi3D Printer

31.07.2014

Regardless of professional level, investing in a 3D printer is always carefully considered by whoever is interested in buying it. Price range variations can be huge – from the affordable Kickstarter promises of start-up printer manufacturers, right through to the most popular four-figure machines. With this in mind, users and... View Article

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Emerging Objects

24.07.2014

3D printing MAKE-tank Emerging Objects work from the belief that ’3D printing is the medium where good ideas become real’. As the mantra suggests, 3D printing has already started to facilitate the creation of spaces that before now could exist as a ‘good idea’ and nothing more -┬á and it’s... View Article

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Photizo Group: 3D printing survey

18.07.2014

Tracking the progression of 3D printing through its users has become increasingly important over the last couple of years. Many of the systems, products and services being developed by 3D printing companies all over the world are really starting to pay attention to what users what and how consumers use.... View Article

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Design Reality’s Goggle Project

17.07.2014

Having an idea and then making it a reality overnight is really exciting. While people have always been able to create, there’s no denying that 3D printing has made making very easy and incredibly quick – and this ability to rapidly prototype has always been 3D printing’s key strength in... View Article

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Choc Edge: Printing with Chocolate

10.07.2014

If you’re at all partial to learning about new technology, then you’ll probably be interested in that technology’s edible products – especially when it’s a custom-shaped chocolate. 3D printing has been a medium for creation with a huge variety of different materials, and for all sorts of reasons, the media... View Article

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The Uformit Internship

09.07.2014

The 3D printing community and industry has already offered all sorts of global opportunities for a huge variety of people. From enthusiastic start-ups to established businesses trying something new, it would seem that this technology knows no bounds – both in terms of application and occupation. With this in mind,... View Article

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3D printing paintings by Prixel

03.07.2014

In all sorts of original ways, 3D print technology is managing to support and develop discourse within cultural history, art history and museum studies. The digitisation of collections has been an important issues within such areas for many years. But only now is the true potential of 3D scanning and... View Article

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Definitions: The 3D Weaver

01.07.2014

The further it’s popularity develops, the more the definition of what 3D printing actually is varies. We’ve looked into different kinds of projects before on the blog – specifically with regards to the production of textiles. However, more and more projects are getting picked up by the online press as... View Article

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