This is a common question we hear from new Vectorworks users. Typically, a user knows that Vectorworks is the right software for them because they’ve used it as a student or in-practice but now need their own licence. When starting out, it can be a substantial purchase and in this post we’ll have a quick … Read more I’m New to Vectorworks, What’s the Cheapest Way to Buy Vectorworks?
Some greet annual updates with scepticism, some with genuine excitement. Vectorworks provide annual major updates (with free service pack releases throughout the year) and this year sees some significant changes and added features. There are significant improvements in sections and cut-throughs, Fundamentals loses its access to window and door tools, and there are a range … Read more What’s New in Vectorworks 2019
Free Webinar : Rhino 5 Intermediate – Surface continuity in Rhino McNeel Europe June 29, 2017 11:00 – 12:00 (CET) Most models will have to deal with surface continuity at some point, as it is very rare to have an object made out of one single surface. This webinar will cover Position (G0), Tangency (G1) and … Read more Rhino 5 Surfacing Webinar
Pixologic presents an exclusive live streaming broadcast event Tuesday, June 13th at 12pm PDT on www.ZBrushLIVE.com Tune in for a chance to chat with the Pixologic team as they give a special demonstration and give away prizes to a few lucky viewers! GET TUNED IN: You can experience the ZBrush 4R8 streaming event on ZBrushLIVE.com! … Read more ZBrush 4R8 – Big Live Event
Today sees Next Limit announce the official release of Maxwell 4.1. This is the first significant update of the latest version of its high-end rendering tool. Aiming to optimise user workflow, and decrease rendering times whilst maintaining the quality Maxwell is famous for, this new version introduces a powerful Denoiser (by Innobright‘s Altus). The new … Read more Maxwell Render 4.1 – Up to 8x Faster with New Denoiser
Thu, June 8th, 2017 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT (6-7pm British Summer Time) Need more motion in your visuals? Richard Funnell breaks down advanced animation techniques along with the features and settings to optimize your output. Sign up quickly as space is limited! Topics covered in this webinar: Creating Material Animations How to Structure … Read more KeyShot Webinar: Advanced Animation Techniques
This week V-Ray announced the release of an updated and streamlined version of their AppSDK. Improvements include support for node.js 8 and Python 3.6. The SDK allows large companies and organisations to build custom integrations for their applications and processes. Whether looking for control over a programmatic render process or looking to add beautiful rendering … Read more V-Ray SDK 1.20 Released
Free Webinar: Rhino 5 Intermediate – Tips and Tricks for Advanced Curve Modeling in Rhino McNeel Europe February 2017 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (CET) Good models always start with better curves! Do you want to improve curves in your Rhino model? Read on, this free webinar is for you! In this session, basic rules … Read more Free Rhino Webinar on Advanced Curve Modelling
This is a pretty open question – but frequently asked, so we’d thought give a quick intro to pricing. Prices Vectorworks pricing, in simple terms, ranges from £1745+VAT to £3700+ (+VAT). The cheapest new license is Fundamentals without VSS and the most expensive is Designer with VSS. (These are RRP. For our latest prices, please … Read more How Much is Vectorworks?
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 SketchUp 2017 Released! New Version Out Now