The ultimate Christmas gift guide for 3D artists

With Christmas fast approaching it's time to stop putting it off and start buying presents. Thankfully, we've compiled this list of the best gifts for the 3D artist in your life. Whether they're a total beginner, a passionate hobbyist, or hard at work creating CG visuals for paying clients, these gift ideas are guaranteed to make their days easier and more enjoyable. On a budget this festive season? Don't worry, we've got gift ideas for all price ranges.

State of the art headphones and a comfortable chair will make long days in front of the computer screen easier, whilst the best 3D pens and the best VR headsets will help 3D artists to find new creative outlets. We've even selected some exciting new software that's sure to level up anyone's 3D visuals. So what are you waiting for? Scroll down to see this year's must-have Christmas gifts for 3D artists.

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Rob Redman

Rob Redman is the editor of 3D World and ImagineFX magazines and has a background in animation, visual effects, and photography. As a 3D artist he created the mothership in the Webby winning Plot Device and was animator on the follow-up; Order up. He has created training for Cinema 4D and Blackmagic Design Fusion artists. He's been a published product and food photographer since the age of 15. As well as being a multi-instrumentalist, Rob is also an avid beard grower.