http://www.ptgui.com/

Make multi row HDR panoramic or stitch together multiple images to make super high-res building facades with PTgui.  For Windows and Mac OS.

http://usa.autodesk.com/adsk/servlet/pc/index?siteID=123112&id=15421056

AutoCAD is back on the Mac.  Free trials are available for download.

http://labs.autodesk.com/utilities/photo_scene_editor/overview/

Autodesk has jumped in to the 3d models from photographs fray.  Their “Project Photofly” software utilizes cloud computing by processing the images on Autodesk servers.  It’s still in beta and will be available through Aug. 1, 2011.

http://www.davidfleet.com/tutorials/linear-workflow

Still confused by LWF in Vray?  This is a pretty helpful guide on how to set up a linear work flow in 3ds MAX and Vray.

http://www.autocadws.com/mobile

Autodesk released AutoCAD WS for iOS devices (iPod touch, iPhone, and iPad).  The free app allows you to “view, edit, and share your AutoCAD drawings on the go.”

www.lughertexture.com

New Texture Site

New Video Editing Software from the makers of Vray (so you know it’s gonna be good).

www.chaosgroup.com/en/2/pdplayer.html

New 3d curve sketching program under development at U of Tornoto.

www.dgp.toronto.edu/~shbae/ilovesketch.htm

2D backgrounds to composite with existing vehicles, HDRI lighting and reflective domes to assist in the rendering of virtual vehicles into 2D backgrounds, and 360 degree HDRI virtual world environments for 3D web applications.

www.cgibackgrounds.com

Sundance Channel six part series follows a class of Tulane students as they design build a house in New Orleans.

www.sundancechannel.com/architecture-school

advertisement
Copyright © 2010 Cadmonkey.com All rights reserved.