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Paint in 3D. In real time.

Get Adobe Substance 3D Painter as part of the Substance 3D
Collection plan for just US$45,99/month for the first year.*

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Paint in 3D in real time.

Get Painter as part of the Adobe Substance 3D Collection plan for just US$45,99/mo.

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Paint life into your 3D assets.

Substance 3D Painter has the tools you need to texture your 3D assets, from advanced brushes to Smart Materials that automatically adapt to your model. Breathe life into your art.

The industry standard.

The industry standard.

Substance 3D Painter is widely used in game and film production as well as in product design, fashion and architecture. It’s a go-to 3D texturing app for creative professionals everywhere.

Full creative freedom.

Painter helps you to achieve the look you want, from product design to realistic games and visual effects to projects such as stlylised animation.

Full creative freedom.
Smart tools for enhanced artistry.

Smart tools for enhanced artistry.

Use Smart Materials that adjust to any object to show realistic surface detail or wear and tear. Explore mask presets that adapt to any shape and paint with efficient, dynamic tools.

What you see is what you get.

The state-of-the-art viewport in Painter shows all your artistic decisions in real time. Iterate on complex materials with advanced lighting and shadows, making texturing even more creative and painless. You can even preview your model in the included path tracing mode.

What you see is what you get.

It’s non-destructive.

In Painter, every action and stroke is recorded and can be recomputed at any time. This means you can change the resolution of your project at any time without ever decreasing quality or even modify existing paint strokes.

It’s non-destructive.

In Painter, every action and stroke is recorded and can be recomputed at any time. This means you can change the resolution of your project at any time without ever decreasing quality or even modify existing paint strokes.

Power and usability for an excellent painting experience.

Powerful paint engine

Powerful paint engine

Paint using dynamic brushes, projection tools or particles. Painter also supports Adobe Photoshop brush presets.

Smart materials and smart masks

Smart Materials and Smart Masks

Apply realistic details, from subtle dust layers to signs of extreme wear and tear.

Advanced material creation

Advanced material creation

Reproduce real-life material behaviours such as subsurface scattering, sheen, anisotropy or clear-coat. Preserve these properties when exporting.

Easy exports

Easy exports

Export to any game engine or renderer effortlessly. Create customised export presets to fit into any pipeline or workflow.

Automatic UVs

Automatic UVs

Automatic UVs ensure imported models don’t need any special preparation for texturing. Lay out UVs over multiple tiles to maintain high resolution.

VFX support

VFX support

Painter supports multi-tile painting (UDIMs), Alembic, camera import and Python scripting and is compliant with the VFX Reference Platform. It is also available on Linux.