The majority of the new and improved features in each version of Vectorworks software are based on user suggestions, but the impact of user input doesn’t stop there. Vectorworks has a team of beta testers from within the design industry who explore new features in the software before it’s released each year, informing us of how to improve key functionalities. We’re extremely grateful for all of their hard work, and according to beta tester Ion Webster, the feeling is mutual.
Topics: Architecture, beta tester, Cal Poly, California Polytechnic State University, Camera Match, CameraMatch, door and window styles, Ion Webster, Pults and Associates LLP, Renderworks, slab drainage tool, structural objects, Vectorworks 2016, Vectorworks 2017, Vectorworks Graphics Module, Virtual Reality, Web View
PanzerCAD’s CameraMatch plug-in empowers designers to align and compose a 3D view of a model with a photograph, helping clients to better envision a given project. If your designs aren’t camera-shy, you’ll be happy to hear that Vectorworks has acquired PanzerCAD’s technology and hired the company's Founder and Developer Matt Panzer to join its engineering team as an architectural product planner, where he’ll work to improve Vectorworks software’s architectural workflows.
Topics: acquisition, Architectural Product Planner, Architecture, CameraMatch, Darick DeHart, Engineering Team, Matt Panzer, N2M Architeckten’s NaturParkHaus, PanzerCAD, Vice President of Product Management
Whether stirred by their breathtaking, detailed designs or captivated by the harmonious sounds they produce, people are always blown away by the intricately built instruments of Dobson Pipe Organ Builders.
Is that a modern-day bus station in a Van Gogh painting? Students at Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences’ Landscape Information Center utilized the CameraMatch plug-in for Vectorworks software packages, and their imaginations, to insert a typical bus stop into an environment of their choice.
Topics: CameraMatch, Community, Education, inspiration, internship, Landscape, Mathias Rauh, Partner Products, partnership, plug-in, third party partner, Van Gogh, Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Scie
Germany-based N2M Architekten is a firm committed to using their passion for design to create architecture that breaks boundaries. And with studios in Xi’an, China and Hannover, Germany, and projects ranging from religious shelters to regional master-planning, N2M is assuredly achieving their goal. One of their recent projects, NaturParkHaus, exemplifies the firm’s approach to design, which blends distinctive architecture with its surrounding context.
Topics: 3D Modeling, CameraMatch, Case Study, Chris Roberts, Firm Profile, Landmark, Landscape, Mike Zielsdorf, Notable User, Old Town Newhall, Pacific Coast Land Design, PCLD, Project Highlight, rendering, Renderworks, Success Story, third party partner, Vectorworks Landmark