Substance 3D Modeler

Create 3D Models on Desktop and in VR.

Access Modeler in the Adobe Substance 3D Collection plan for just   ​. Windows only.

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Substance 3D Collection
for Individuals


Model, texture, and render 3D assets and scenes. Download 50 3D assets per month. Learn more

Substance 3D Collection
for Teams

   per license ​ 

Model, texture, and render 3D assets and scenes. Download 100 3D assets per month. Learn more

Substance 3D Collection
for Students and Teachers


Model, texture, and render 3D assets and scenes. Learn more

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Higher Education Schools and Universities:  Substance 3D apps are now included with our education plans

Explore the Substance 3D family of apps.

Substance 3D Modeler

Intuitively sculpt 3D models on desktop and in VR.

Substance 3D Sampler

Transform photos into 3D models and materials.

Substance 3D Designer

Design parametric 3D assets with full control and infinite possibilities.

Substance 3D Painter

Texture 3D models in real time with this industry-standard app.

Substance 3D Stager

Compose and render state-of-the-art 3D scenes in your own virtual studio.

Substance 3D Assets

Select from a curated, growing high-end 3D asset library.

Frequently asked questions.

3D modeling software allows you to create digital representations of three-dimensional objects. Software uses mathematical calculations to mimic depth, lighting, textures, and more, creating the appearance of true 3D. These models can be used for a number of applications across many industries.

Currently, Substance 3D Modeler is not available for macOS. A full list of technical requirements is available in the documentation.

Modeler supports most standard 3D file types, including OBJ, FBX, USD, and glTF. A full list of supported file formats can be found in the documentation.

Beginners may find Modeler suitable for learning because it doesn’t require technical concerns about polygons and topology to start shaping objects. Modeler aims to make 3D modeling feel as gestural and natural as sculpting real world clay.

To import a mesh into Modeler, use the File > Import Mesh option in the menu, or the shortcut ctrl + shift + m. Modeler supports most standard file types, including OBJ, FBX, USD, and glTF. You can also import any Modeler scene which is saved as an SMOD file.

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