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Tech Roundup: June 2017

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 6/28/17 8:31 AM

This summer, take a break from the pool and dive into the next five videos of our Remarkable Renderworks tutorial series, created to further develop your design and rendering skills. In these installments, architect and rendering expert Daniel Jansenson of daniel jansenson architect covers textures and how to create sunlight in Renderworks, the fully-integrated feature set in Vectorworks 2017 software. If you missed the first 15 episodes, you can catch up on the videos here.

In this episode, learn the ins and outs of associating a surface hatch with a texture for hidden line renderings.

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Discover how to apply and adjust textures on the surface of 3D objects with this next tutorial.

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You won’t want to miss this video, which takes you through adjusting scale, location, and orientation of applied textures on 3D objects.

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Learn how to add realistic sun rays and shadows to your design in this next tutorial.

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Grab your shades. This last video invites you to explore how to simulate sunlight in your renderings with the assistance of the Heliodon tool, which boasts a wide array of light settings.

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As you work through these videos, remember if you have any questions, email us at or tweet us @VectorworksHelp.

Topics: 3D Objects, Architecture, Daniel Jansenson, Daniel Jansenson Architect, Heliodon tool, Hidden Line Rendering, Landscape, line renderings, Remarkable Renderworks, rendering, Renderworks, surface hatch, Tech Roundup, textures, Vectorworks, Vectorworks 2017 software

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