Hire a top freelance 3D Artist for your project

If you're in search of a top-notch 3D Artist to help you with your project, you're in luck! We've compiled a list of 27 of the best freelance 3D Artists available for hire today. From character designers to animators, these 3D Artists have the skills and experience needed to create stunning visuals to wow your audience. In this post, we'll provide an overview of what a 3D Artist is, what they do, and the skills you should look for when hiring a 3D Artist.

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Why hire a freelance 3D Artist?

Hiring a freelance 3D Artist allows you to access talent on tap and saves money on full-time hires. Working with a freelancer also gives you the flexibility to scale up or down depending on your needs, enabling you to respond quickly to any changes in demand.

YunoJuno makes it easy for you to source top freelance 3D Artists. We have verified profiles and extensive career histories for each artist, so you can be sure you’re getting someone with the right skills and experience. Our platform also offers real-time contracts, payment processing, and customer support so you can rest assured that your project is in safe hands.

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What does a 3D Artist do?

3D Artists create images, animation and models of objects, environments, characters and more. Their work is highly valued by the gaming, film and animation industries as it helps bring digital projects to reality. By hiring a freelance 3D Artist, you can get access to specialised talent and expertise without having to pay a full-timer. Freelance 3D Artists have the skills and flexibility to create stunning visuals quickly and cost-effectively. Plus, they are able to adapt quickly and innovate to meet the demands of any project. Hiring a freelancer ensures that you can get your project done on time and on budget. With YunoJuno, it's easy to find and source top talent, so you can bring in a 3D Artist to help you reach your project goals.

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What's the average salary for a 3D Artist in the UK?

The average day rate for a 3D Artist in the UK depends on a number of factors, such as location and experience level. However, freelance 3D Artists typically charge around £150-£400 a day. To get an exact idea of current rates, you can download YunoJuno’s free Rates Report for the most up-to-date information. The report includes industry-specific insights and data from top freelancers and agencies across the UK. It’s a great resource to get a comprehensive understanding of the market rate for 3D Artists.

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YunoJuno offers WONGDOODY access to a lot of great freelancers, supporting us with an account manager and talent manager.

Emma Dawson, Lead Talent Acquisition, EMEA

YunoJuno has reduced the time and admin spent on completing IR35 compliance for all of our freelancers. It's revolutionised how quickly we can hire someone, in a fully compliant way.

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YunoJuno is a great platform for finding the best freelancers and really happy with the support of the team there. Super easy to use and it takes care of all our freelancing requirements. All-in-all, it's been a great solution for me and for our Creative Studio at OVO Energy. Happy to recommend YunoJuno to all of my contacts.

Natasha Montgomery, Creative Resource Manager

It's helpful to have the contracts/ briefs and bookings all in one place.The team from YJ are really helpful and make the process smooth.

Tessa Schimetat, Senior Production Manager

The recruitment portal on YunoJuno is really clear and easy to use. It's super helpful to have the list of candidates and all our invoices in one place and to be paid on time. The team is helpful, knowledgeable and on hand to help with any questions we have. Would be great if more of our clients used YunoJuno to manage their freelancers.

Daniel Levy

YunoJuno IR35 process is a seamless experience and takes a lot of the stress away. YunoJuno really helps from an agility and productivity perspective, quickly answering the business needs and helping to create a much more diverse and output focused team. The quick payment of freelancers at YJ is a game changer. We've managed to reduce time to hire from a week to a couple of hours.

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I really enjoy working with YunoJuno. The platform is user friendly, intuitive and the Account Management team has been responsive and on hand to help throughout the entire process.Working with YunoJuno, I have been able to onboard, hire and manage my freelancers seamlessly and with speed.

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I have to say a huge thanks to your team — YunoJuno has saved us on many occasions now.

Christine Richter, Creative Operations Manager

We haven’t used a recruiter in ages, working closely with the YunoJuno Talent team we moved to sourcing 100% via the YJ Marketplace.

Marie Brittain, Resource Manager

YunoJuno have been brilliant in identifying remote working freelancers who always deliver. From first introductions and telephone calls, to brief discussions and final delivery, the key has been good, clear and honest communication.

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Frequently asked questions

A 3D Artist specialises in creating three-dimensional models and digital effects using advanced computer programs and tools. These professionals are responsible for creating visual effects, animations, textures, and other digital objects to create realistic 3D environments. 3D Artists have the technical skills to create accurate 3D models and deeply understand how light, shadow, and materials interact in a 3D environment. In addition to technical skills, 3D Artists should also have an eye for detail, colour, and composition to make the best use of the 3D software.

They should have excellent problem-solving and creative skills, with the ability to take abstract concepts and turn them into beautiful visuals. A great 3D Artist should also have strong technical skills, and be able to work with software such as Maya and 3ds Max. Additionally, they should have an understanding of composition, colour theory, lighting and special effects. Finally, a great 3D Artist will be able to work to tight deadlines and deliver high-quality work.

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