20 Inspired 3D Characters and Illustrations by Nikita Veprikov. Nikita Veprikov is a young artist from Ukraine who is extremely talented in 3d Characters and Illustrations. One of his friends told him about 3D Studio Max was used by animation film makers and out of curiosity he tried it. His curiosity became his passion. He creates amazing funny 3d characters and illustrations which come alive on the screen. Most of his work is a combination of digital painting, retouching and 3 Modelling.