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  03 March 2012
Who makes money selling models????

is anyone making good money selling their stuff at the on line sites??????????
  03 March 2012
Not many people make a living that way, but it's a nice little boost, especially if you're making the model anyways.
  09 September 2012
Not sure if it counts but I've made a grand total of $2.00 on my Lego piece model on TurboSquid haha.

From what I've seen on the website, there's really not a lot of business in 3D models since they're not exactly original and not always top quality.
  09 September 2012
Its very difficult to make a living providing stock material, whether this be photo's, video or models/materials. If you are prolific, work to a high quality, provide options, a decent price and anticipate the kind of things possible clients might want, you stand a better chance.

No point in modelling a high rez Yoda and selling it for $200 for example.
  02 February 2013
I have been looking for someone who can make fairly low detail human models for 3D printing on a project im working on but am not finding anyone who can do it a) at a reasonable price and b) anyone who will reply to emails.

Work is out there.... im sure the artists are too if you can find them.
  02 February 2013
Single mom makes $94/hr from home on computer! Last month her paycheck was $8504! Click on the link www.malwarevirus.com to get started right away!

In all seriousness, its really hard to try to make a living with this stuff nowadays. sites like ifreelance.com used to be a decent way to find the odd freelance gig, but its now overrun with $7/hr students. I can't say much for turbosquid, but it seems to follow the same arc as the iOS apps. Like the first guy that got his thing uploaded made a killing, but everyone after that made pennies.

  02 February 2013
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