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Learning Punch Software (R): Mini - Tutorials
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Series: Learning Punch Software (R). Price: Free! Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design
The well-known Punchhelpers' tutorials compiled and updated, with NEW texts and images as well as a NEW collection of frequently asked questions and useful answers about different topics. For all the Punch Software (R) programs up to V17.5, Windows and Mac Versions.
Store Design: A Complete Guide to Designing Successful Retail Stores
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,950. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by Zippy Books. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Store Design shows you how to design great retail spaces. Learn: How to analyze your design needs according to store type,location,product, price-point, and budget---How to organize and design a store that reinforces a desired image, attracts shoppers and motivates buying behavior---How to create flexible, timeless and tasteful stores that stimulate today's sophisticated shoppers to enter and buy.
Learning Punch Software(R): Basic & Advanced Training
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Series: Learning Punch Software (R). Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 39,950. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design
This e-book includes Tutorials, How-To Guides, Questions & Answers and lots of resources to learn and understand the Punch! Software (R) programs, in all the versions, including version 17.5. The topics are analyzed from the programs' point of view as well as useful design information. It combines Patricia’s experience with Punch! Software (R) with her professional knowledge as Architect
Learning Punch Software (R): Importing, Exporting and Printing
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Series: Learning Punch Software (R). Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design
This is the first book of a series intended to help the programs' users by providing learning resources that combine my experience using Punch! Software (R) with my professional knowledge as an Architect. In this first issue, we are going to learn how to master the process of importing Cad drawings, objects and pictures as well as exporting and printing images and plans.
Chapter 14 - Advanced Poly-Modeling (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In this chapter we are going to outline some of the key factors that make poly-modeling and subdivision surfaces more predictable, while also improving the quality and speed by which you produce your models.
Step by Step Design a House with Autocad Architecture
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This eBook provides a step-by-step introduction to design a two-storey house with basement and roof-attic,using Autocad Architecture. Completing this book you will have created the following drawings: Floor plan, Elevations, Sections, 3D Views, Door - Window Schedule, Room Finish Schedule. Tutorials demonstrate how to use Autocad Architecture to design a House.
Chapter 13 - Revit Integration (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In this chapter, we will first take a look at what Revit is and why it is known as BIM or Building Information Modeling. Next, we will get into the heart of this chapter, Revit integration with 3ds Max.
Learning Punch Software (R): Power Tools
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Series: Learning Punch Software (R). Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design
This is the fourth e-book of the Learning Punch Software (R) series, and as the title states, covers the current Power Tools included with the different titles of the program up to version 17.5, for Windows and Mac versions.
Lake Home: Design and Budget Guide
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » House plans
The top guide available for designing, budgeting, estimating, and securing your best price on a Lake Home.
Conventional Home: Design, Budget, Estimate, and Secure Your Best Price
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design
The top guide available for designing, budgeting, estimating, and securing your best price on a Conventional Home.
Vacation Home: Design, Budget, Estimate, and Secure Your Best Deal
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » House plans
The top guide available for designing, budgeting, estimating, and securing your best price on a Vacation Home.
Chapter 1 - Color Management (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Simply put, color management is the controlled process of converting color between different devices with the end goal of obtaining repeatable and as closely matched color reproductions as possible on each of the various devices. In other words, we want to set up a process where all of our devices speak the same language and interpret color the same way.
Chapter 8 - Render to Texture (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
One of the main techniques used to reduce rendering calculation time is to remove all light calculations from a scene. In real time 3D, it is done by pre-processing all lighting solutions prior to loading the 3D content. All these light calculations, complex or not, are put directly into the texture maps of the models. This process is called render to texture or texture baking.
Chapter 17 - 3D Tracking (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Camera matching is the process of accurately recreating a real world camera within a 3D program to match a source photograph or moving image sequence. It is a vital step in the process of creating photomontages.
Professional Stairway Building Secrets
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Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book was designed for stair builders and construction professionals who are familiar with basic stair building techniques, but are looking for a few more secrets of the trade. This book will cover sloping treads for exterior stairways that require some type of drainage, how to use undercuts instead of overhangs, floor and tread variations, drywall skirt board spacers, plywood ledgers and
Chapter 7 - Exposure Lighting Analysis Tools (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Exposure Lighting Analysis tools can be used for simulating and analyzing physically based Sun, Sky, and artificial lighting in a 3D scene. Ideal for Architectural projects, these tools can help evaluate light intensity in your designs.
Chapter 2 - Composition (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
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The best works catch the viewer’s attention and draw them in. But what are the tools and techniques architectural artists can employ to do that? That is the essence of good composition, and what this chapter is about.
Chapter 10 - reactor (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
REACTOR IS AN INTERACTIVE PHYSICS engine from Havok that was integrated into 3ds Max 6 and has since become a robust and efficient way for creating all kinds of dynamic simulations in 3ds Max. Thanks to reactor, many animators and visual FX artists from all over the world were finally able to create believable and realistic dynamic animations in an extremely short amount of time.
Chapter 4 - Advanced Unwrapping (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In this chapter, I will try to cover techniques that should save you time and effort when unwrapping your meshes, whether inorganic surfaces or organic, fluid forms. Further on, I will discuss more advanced concepts of UVW mapping and try to explain what those coordinates really are, how they are seen by the 3D software, and how you should approach them for best results.
Chapter 9 - Advanced mental ray Lighting (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This chapter delves into the advanced lighting techniques used within mental ray. We will focus on a CG-interior scene, an outdoor scene with HDR (High Dynamic Range) lighting, and then tie the two subjects together.