Enhancing Architectural Drawings and Models with Photoshop

By Scott Onstott

Transform your CAD drawings into strong presentation

This unique publication exhibits you ways to exploit Photoshop to show CAD drawings and BIM versions into inventive shows with eye-catching animations, movies, and dynamic 3D imagery. The recommendations observe to all major architectural layout software program together with AutoCAD, Revit, and 3ds Max layout. Video tutorials at the DVD increase your studying curve and allow you to examine your paintings with the author’s.

  • Turn CAD drawings and BIM versions into robust displays that includes animation, movies, and 3D imagery for more advantageous purchaser appeal
  • Craft interactive panoramas on your website, upload humans and items in your versions, and combine 3D item types inside of architectural interiors
  • Build 3D versions from pictures and switch them into movies with AfterEffects, upload intensity of box and atmospheric results to 3D versions, create stereographic pictures, and masses more
  • See how it’s performed with the video tutorials at the DVD

Take complete good thing about Photoshop’s energy to provide your architectural drawings in a brand new and fascinating way.

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