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How to Create Incredibly Complex Textured Shapes for 3D Printing, Using Bump Mapping

22 5 Expert
This tutorial covers how to use 2D images to create actual 3D depth and physical textures on your CAD parts and then 3D print them. Mainly we use Rhino to do the displacement-mapping, but Photoshop could be used as well. Files were then printed in full color on a Stratasys J750.
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How to 3D Print Full-Color, Fully-Textured DISPLACEMENT Mapped Parts Using Photoshop!

9 0 Intermediate
This tutorial covers a little-known feature in Photoshop you can use (today) to quickly create incredibly complex displacement-mapped parts for your 3D printer in full color!
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How to 3D Texture Your Parts for FDM Printing Using SOLIDWORKS 2019!

8 1 Beginner
Instructions on how to create physical, repeating textures you can FEEL and TOUCH on your 3D prints, using a new feature found in SOLIDWORKS 2019. (And this technique will work with ANY type of 3D printer, not just Stratasys!)
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How to create Rendered Wallpapers with PTC Creo Advanced Rendering Extension?

1 0 Intermediate
It is easy - watch the video and try to do it :)
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Convert normal map to bump map?

0 0 Beginner
Based on Danny link (http://www.textureshock.com/tutorial2.htm), adding step by step tutorial: