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SILV Student Spotlight: Part 3

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 9/7/18 10:20 AM
Our last SILV student is Maile Varian, a junior at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, where she studies lighting design and technology.  Read More

Topics: Vectorworks Spotlight, Vision, Frank Brault, previz, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, SILV 2018, Maile Varian, SFX

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 2

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 8/30/18 11:00 AM
In case you missed our story last week, we’re sharing a series of three interviews with students from the Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas (SILV). Our next SILV student is Andy Shores, a 22-year-old lighting programmer and technician. Read More

Topics: SILV, Vectorworks Spotlight, Vision, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, Jane Childs, University of Vermont, Andy Shores, SILV 2018, John Forbes

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 1

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 8/24/18 11:01 AM
Recently, Frank Brault, our product marketing manager for entertainment, spent two weeks helping young professionals learn the ins-and-outs of Vectorworks and Vision at the annual Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas event (SILV). Read More

Topics: SILV, Vision, Frank Brault, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, Vectorworks Entertainment, Jane Childs, Tales Ribeiro, previsualization software

July Tech Roundup: Hot Off the Press

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 7/19/18 11:00 AM
What time is it? Tech roundup time! Here are the latest updates, tech tips, and transition guides, just for you.  Read More

Topics: Service Pack, Getting Started Guides, Vectorworks 2018, July Tech Roundup, Moving from Rhino, Moving from SketchUp, Moving from Grasshopper, SP4 Release, Moving from AutoCAD

Got Ideas? Our Engineers Will Be Waiting

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 7/18/18 1:33 PM
While the 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit is the ultimate training experience for you, we also want to give you the chance to train us! Your feedback is important to us, so stop by one of our many Ask the Engineers stations to pitch your ideas. We will listen. Read More

Topics: Research, Cloud, Darick DeHart, 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit, Mobile, Tools & Release, User Interface, User Interaction

Vectorworks Users Reach the Holy Grail of Architectural Achievement

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 6/26/18 10:19 AM
In the UK, designing a Paragraph 55 project can be difficult, but getting permission to produce it is next to impossible. Recently, award-winning architectural practice (and Vectorworks user) Squirrel Design made the impossible possible with not one, but two Para 55 projects: The Nimbus in Cornwall, England and Hux Shard in Devon, England. These projects have set this father-and-son firm apart from the rest. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling in Vectorworks, Jonathan Reeves, Darrell Willcocks, Dartmoor National Park, Atrium Studio School, Cornwall, England, Devon, England, Squirrel Design, Paragraph 55, Nimbus, Hux Shard, Michael O’Connor, Alex O’Connor, JR Architecture Ltd, UK’s National Planning Policy Framework, Design Review Panel

June Tech Roundup

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 6/21/18 9:28 AM
It’s the first day of summer at the Vectorworks headquarters, and we’re kicking things off with a new tech roundup! So, sit back, turn up that AC, and enjoy. Read More

Topics: Case Study, 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit, June Tech Roundup, Water Textures, Jim Wilson, photorealistic, 2017 Invictus Games

Vectorworks Design Summit Keynote Revealed! Drumroll Please…

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 6/8/18 11:15 AM
Over the years our Design Summit keynote speakers have had one fundamental item in common: they’ve left the hundreds of attendees inspired. This year, the 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit keynote speakers, Architect Antoine Predock and our CEO Dr. Biplab Sarkar, will undoubtedly do the same. Read More

Topics: Biplab Sarkar, 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit, Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass, Antoine Predock, Antoine Predock Architect, Design Summit Keynote, Vectorworks CEO keynote

We Are Teaming Up with PixelFLEX at AIA ’18

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 5/31/18 10:02 AM
The 2018 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Conference is right around the corner, and you won’t want to miss stopping by our booth. This year, we’ve partnered with PixelFLEX™ to demonstrate the dynamic possibilities of an architectural or commercial LED video design. Read More

Topics: American Institute of Architects Convention, LED, PixelFLEX, AIA Conference on Architecture, BIM software, Architecture Expo, Tech Pavilion

May Tech Roundup: Short and Sweet

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 5/24/18 10:19 AM
Another month, another roundup! See below for resources that will improve your overall efficiency and help you learn more about our software. Read More

Topics: Tech Roundup, AECCafe, CAD User, video tutorial, Photos to 3D Models, photogrammetry technology, Contextual Menus, June Tech Roundup, On-Demand Webinars, Reality Capture

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