From Valve Developer Community
This is a list of sites related to modeling.
- Yobi3D - 3D model search engine. Provides 3D preview of 3D models.
- Cannonfodder's Tools - 3DSMax Importers and Exporters, Dispgen - Displacement Terrains from heightmaps, StudioCompiler - Model/Texture Compiler/Decompiler, winBSPzip - BSP Packer
- RnL Forums' Lightwave Plugins - Lightwave mesh export plugins. Not currently available, but may be in the future.
- Insects Infestation - II SDK modeling Export models to Source engine tutorials for 3DSMax, Maya, MS3D, XSI, FRAG.
- CG Talk The largest and most useful model discussion/news site on the internet.
- Digital Tutors - Excellent video tutorials, free and packaged, for using SoftImage|XSI and Adobe Photoshop
- polycount - Articles and forums on game modeling
- Ben Mathis' modeling tutorials
- CDG.net Forums - A great resource for learning about, downloading and releasing models.
- CG Arena - Graphics and Animation Community for Digital Artists
- ShareCG.com - a large collection of free Computer Graphics resources]
- CG Cookie - an online education resource for cg artists working with various popular applications
- squarepolygon - collaboratively edited question and answer site for questions related to 3d modelling and visualisation