3D VISUALIZATION: IS IT A SET OF SKILLS OR A NEW FORM OF ART?

Understanding 3D Visualization: an Art or a Skill

3D visualization is kind of a trend nowadays, for 3D graphics are everywhere. They are widely used in such spheres as product marketing, advertising, architecture, construction, medecine, engineering. 3D visualization is a solution to many problems some of industries and their workflows have had before. For instance, it is hard to imagine a better way to present potential investors or buyers a building which has not been constructed yet. Another example may be  interior and exterior design, where architectural renderings are used to make sure the customer is perfectly happy with the project concept.

It’s only logical that 3D artists are in a great demand. Sometimes we wonder though – what exactly do these mysterious people do? And will mastering the required software make me a 3D artist? Or I’d better not bother and outsource the task? And if 3D visualization comes down to merely creating a picture, why are there such disparities in q