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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. Read More

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

Inspiration: Making a Case for Climate-Sensitive Design

Posted by Pete Hicks on 8/25/15 9:39 AM
Sustainability isn’t just wind turbines and carbon emissions legislation. Design professionals can have a positive effect on the environment by taking the local climate into consideration when modeling their projects. Read More

Topics: Architecture, climate-sensitive design, Education, François Lévy, Lévy Kohlhaas Architecture, Nathan Kipnis, Passivhaus, Renderworks, resources, solar studies, sustainability, Vectorworks Architect, 3D Modeling, BIM, climate, Energos, Heliodon tool, inspiration, Kipnis Architecture + Planning

3 Reasons Why I Prefer Vectorworks Software to Competitor Products

Posted by Guest Author on 1/8/15 11:50 AM
By Edwin Espinoza, Landscape Architecture Intern at Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc. Read More

Topics: DWG, Education, Edwin Espinoza, geographic information system, Renderworks, Rhino, Side Modifier tools, site design, Site Model, Vectorworks, 30-day trial, 3D Modeling, AutoCAD, CAD, Getting Started Guides, GIS, Heliodon tool, IFC, Landmark, Landscape, PDF, University of Maryland

Curious Minds Want to Know: What Sustainable Design Tools are in Vectorworks Architect?

Posted by Guest Author on 11/4/14 12:01 PM
By François Lévy, AIA, Architect, Principal at Lévy Kohlhaas Architecture Read More

Topics: 3D model, AIA, Architecture, François Lévy, gbXML, Greenbuild 2014, Lévy Kohlhaas Architecture, openBIM, Rainwater Harvesting Calculator, Renderworks, Sustainable, Thermal Chimney Calculator, Vectorworks, Vectorworks Architect, BIM, Framer tool, Heliodon tool, IFC, Impervious Cover Analysis, Passive Heating/Thermal Mass Assessment, vectorworks 2015

Updated Renderworks tutorial available from Daniel Jansenson

Posted by Julie McClure on 7/19/12 10:11 AM
Looking for an easy way to achieve high-quality renderings, while gaining proficiency in Renderworks, the essential rendering plug-in for Vectorworks software powered by the CINEMA 4D render engine? Read More

Topics: Architecture, press release, Renderworks, resources, CINEMA 4D, Daniel Jansenson, Heliodon tool, Remarkable Renderworks Second Edition

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