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Watch Site Modeling In SketchUp Tutorial Video

A lot of professional 3D modeling work relates to architectural projects. For large scale developments, there is usually a site development or campus development element in addition to the buildings and other structures. Good site modeling is critical to creating an acceptable model for client projects because the environment needs to complement the structures. This […]

Watch How to Create Thai Temple Model in SketchUp Pro 2015

Building architectural models from the ground up takes imagination, an eye for detail, and a solid understanding of your tools. In this video, we see a Thai Temple developed in SketchUp 2015 with the addition all the shapes, dimensions, spacing, materials and textures shown. The video, from JMsketch04’s YouTube channel. It’s longer than most of […]

Cool Video: See How Rendering Works in Games

Found this video on the HappieCat YouTube channel. This video is focused on rendering in games, but it does a great job of explaining the basics of 3D modeling including the different technologies and math behind it. I work for a 3D rendering and visualization company, but my background is in marketing. While I’ve learned […]

FluidRay RT from $9.99 / month!

Starting from today, FluidRay RT is been offered as subscription service, with price starting as low as $9.99 / month. Offering FluidRay RT as a subscription will have great advantages for end users, such as: Lower initial costs You pay only when you need it Seamless upgrades Existing customers will still receive all the upcoming 1.x […]