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Get Your Head in the Point Clouds and Earn 1 AIA LU

Posted by Zoë DiGiorgio on 5/27/16 10:27 AM
Point cloud technology is an incredibly useful tool for designers. Whether you need to work with an existing space or just learn the lay of the land, transforming data captured with 3D scanning into point clouds can revolutionize how you design. But do you know how to best incorporate point cloud information into your workflow? With the webinar “From Point Cloud to Documentation,” you can discover how to make point cloud technology work for you and then take an associated quiz to earn one AIA LU credit. Read More

Topics: AIA LU, Architecture, Education, resources, 3D Modeling, 3D scanning, BIM, From Point Cloud to Documentation, Luis Ruiz, Philadelphia Museum of Art, point cloud, webinar

Vectorworks Gets Real with Real-World Data

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 6/9/15 10:53 AM
If the audible gasps from attendees at our Vectorworks Design Summit are any indication, the potential for injecting point cloud data into the design process is awe-inspiring. In fact, when our CTO Dr. Biplab Sarkar delivered his keynote address and revealed how we plan to support the technology in our 2016 release this fall, the enthusiasm was infectious. Read More

Topics: Biplab Sarkar, Steve Johnson, Trimble RealWorks, Trimble TX8 laser scanner, 3D scanner, BIM, Clip Cube, Cloud, David Burczyk, partnership, Philadelphia Museum of Art, point cloud, third party partner, Vectorworks 2016, Vectorworks Design Summit

Video: Be Inspired by Architecture Is Fun

Posted by Julie McClure on 3/23/15 11:06 AM
More people should be so lucky as to spend a day with the Exleys, the spirited husband and wife team behind Architecture Is Fun. We recently met up with Peter, FAIA, and Sharon who run their architecture and design firm in Chicago, creating spaces for children of all ages that are distinguished by beauty, art, and form. What we quickly learned is that the Exleys make the design process “fun” because they’re great listeners and creative problem-solvers. You can't help but feel inspired by these playmakers. Read More

Topics: AIA, Architecture, Education, Firm Profile, Sharon Exley, Success Story, visionary, 3D Modeling, Architecture Is Fun, BIM, Case Study, Community, Customer Appreciation Party, inspiration, Peter Exley, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Project Highlight, Vectorworks Design Summit

‘Rocky Steps’ Pave Path to Customer Appreciation Party on April 28

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 3/20/15 11:55 AM
Who needs a red carpet when we have the iconic “Rocky Steps” to welcome attendees to our April 28 Customer Appreciation Party at the Philadelphia Museum of Art? Marking one of the highlights of our April 27-29 Vectorworks Design Summit, the party will bring together architecture, landscape, and entertainment design visionaries, Vectorworks software engineers, and global partner product providers for a night of fun, which begins at 7:00 p.m. and ends at 11:00 p.m. ET. Read More

Topics: Philadelphia, Planet Vectorworks, Sofitel Hotel, Back2Life, Community, Customer Appreciation Party, King + King Architects, Luc Lefebvre, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Vectorworks Design Summit

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