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What’s New in SketchUp 2018

In case you couldn't make our December Office Hours, we closed out the year with a few laps around the latest version of SketchUp 2018. We were excited to have many new features including section fills, the ability to import DWGs in LayOut, and some…
luke
January 23, 2018
BlogLumion

Beautiful Renders Within Reach

THE BAR HAS BEEN RAISED With the latest Lumion 8 release, the quality features we've come to expect have surpassed their predecessors. It's now even easier to create realistic renderings at the push of a button and with minimal technical skill required. Lumion's strive to…
mike
December 5, 2017
BlogLumion

New in Lumion 8 Webinar Recap

REVIEW Lumion 8 has proved to be the most powerful visualization software tool we've come across yet. Are you curious to see how we created all of these renderings and examples? Check out the recording of our 'New in Lumion 8' webinar below, where we…
luke
December 5, 2017
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Normal Maps in Lumion

In our September Office Hours session, we took a look at a hidden side to rendering materials often known as 'Normal Maps' or 'Bump Maps'. We showcased a mini demonstration where we utilized these normal maps to create the illusion of 3D Geometry with the…
luke
October 16, 2017
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Interior Elevations

In our August Office Hours session, we assembled a demo on how to create detailed interior elevations in SketchUp using ConDoc Tools. Although you may gravitate toward using the 'Section Cut' tools in SketchUp, our ConDoc Tools plugin helps to automate the most difficult tasks…
luke
September 18, 2017
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Real Projects with SketchUp

When we talk about SketchUp, we often associated it with architectural or interior design fields. Surprisingly, there are many other professional fields that have started using SketchUp to bring ideas to life. BACKGROUND In the fall of 2016, we had the privilege of helping a…
angela
August 10, 2017
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Curtains Are a Breeze

In our June Office Hours session, we ran through a demo on how to create custom wavy curtains in SketchUp and Lumion. While it's super easy to search for detail objects like curtains in the 3D Warehouse and FormFonts, we often don't realize how easy…
mike
July 11, 2017
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Estimator for SketchUp

In last month's Office Hours Session, we featured guest John Brock from Estimator. He and Mike walked us through the plugin using a real 3D model of a bathroom renovation project. Estimator gives you the ability to assign real-time cost by component, layer, or even…
luke
June 12, 2017