Links

3D


Refractive Index Database / P&P (IOR) / Filmetrics
Refraction indexes for all sorts of materials

Poliigon / Texture Haven
Amazing texture banks for materials

HDRI HavenHDRI Vault
Free HDRIs

Three D / 3D Scans / Sculptures
Free 3D Scans

Textures.com / TextureNinja / TextureRef
Great texture reference

Render Render
A long catalogue of render farms available

Allegorithmic’s PBR Guide
Great reading about PBR shading

Shaders.xyz
A forum focused on look-development/shading with monthly material challenges and very inspiring community
 

VFX


DOF Simulator
Great for checking your camera comps

VFX Camera Database
All you need camera information

Matte Paint.com 
All kinds of photos for environment work

Shot on What
Large database filled with movie production specs

Pushing Pixels / Interface Love
Two awesome blogs about UI in Film and TV

The Art of the Title The name says it all, the best source when the subject is Main Title Design

Art of VFX
My favourite feed to check what’s happening in the VFX world

Movie Title Stills Collection
Huge collection of Movie Titles from the 1920s to present

IWLTBAP LUTs DeLOG
Convertion LUTs creator


Design


The Stocks
A link filled with the best royalty free stock photos

Fonts in Use
Great resource for finding out what fonts are trending

Typewolf / Trend List
Trends in design/typography

Practical Typography
A complete web book about typography

Papersizes.io
International paper sizes, dimensions and formats

Logobook
A large collection of Logos

Design.Watch
Great list of must-see documentaries


Calligraphy / Lettering


Calligrafile
Huge resource guide for hand lettering artists

Ductus 
Simple guide lines generator for calligraphers

Scribblers
Calligraphy supplies & resources

Rare Books
A collection of calligraphy rare books

IAMPETH’s Guide Sheets
Cooperplate/Script guide sheets

Color Palettes


Adobe Color CC
Color Hunt

Colourcode / PalettonColor SupplyPigment
Alternatives to Adobe’s Color CC

Color Mind
Color scheme generator using deep learning

GrabientColorfulGradients / WebGradients
Gradient palettes

Google’s Material Design Color Tools

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