Learn simple, fast methods for optimizing and improving your scene setup and renders as Richard Funnell takes you through troubleshooting various types of KeyShot scenes. Sign up quickly as space is limited. In this webinar: Scene Composition Materials and Colors Environment and Lighting Settings and Final Output Q&A Thursday 1st December, 2016 6:00 PM – … Read more
It’s here. SketchUp Pro 2017 has been released and it brings with it some tangible boosts to the underlying engine. Turbocharged Pipeline 2.0 In this SketchUp release, Trimble have made major improvements to the graphics pipeline, creating performance improvements “everywhere you see a .SKP”. This means the underlying graphics engine behind SketchUp, 3D Warehouse, … Read more
Need to light an interior? Want to know more about creating lights in KeyShot? Learn how easy it is to to set up and compose scenes with physical lighting in KeyShot. Sign up quickly as space is limited. In this webinar: – Physical Lighting Overview – Best practices for working with Interiors – Optimizing Settings … Read more
Cinema4D R18 is here! Check out the showcasing video ‘Versus’ below, along with the making of it. Cinema 4D R18 Full Feature List ANIMATION New Quaternions workflow There is now a Quaternions group in the Coordinates tab The key attributes for Quaternion Rotations have a new option for Quaternion Interpolation types. The user can choose … Read more
At CAD Software Direct we were once again pleased to support SketchUp at this year’s 100% Design event at London’s Olympia. If you’re not familiar with the event, it’s an annual show with a strong focus on interior design, interior architecture and furniture and material sourcing. It always provides a great taste of fresh product … Read more
If you’d like to get a full version of Cinema 4D R18 for less, we recommend buying or upgrading to a full version of R17 between now and end of July. Not only will you get R17 now and R18 automatically in September, you’ll also beat the approx. 9% price rise that applies to MAXON products from … Read more
The new 3.40.03 build for V-Ray for Maya is now available to download here. Bug fixes include: V-Ray Fixed image sequences with an index out of the sequence range not rendering Fixed crashes on old Maya versions on virtual machines and old GPUs Fixed wrong result with material environment override Fixed set driven keys not … Read more
July 2016 – Duration: 1 hour (Level: Advanced) Learn how to master a variety of techniques when using KeyShot’s metal materials! We’ll discuss different methods of creating realistic metals in KeyShot that you can learn quickly and easily.