Google SketchUp Workshop

by Brixius, Laurent.

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Discover the secrets of the Google SketchUp with the 16 real-world professional-level projects including parks, structures, concept art, and illustration. Google SketchUp Workshop includes all the wide variety of projects that SketchUp can be used for-architectural visualization, landscape design, video game and film conception, and more. SketchUp masters in every field will get you up to speed in this agile and intuitive software and then show you the real uses with through projects in architecture, engineering, and design
Cover; Google SketchUp Workshop: Modeling, Visualizing, and Illustrating; Copyright; Contents; Overview; OVERVIEW 1 Working on Complex Models in SketchUp; OVERVIEW 2 When SketchUp Misbehaves...; OVERVIEW 3 More Tips and Tricks; OVERVIEW 4 Pushing the Envelope Advanced SketchUp Use; PART 1 Architecture; CHAPTER 1 Creating Virtual Concept Models in SketchUp; Project Context; Technical Aspects; New Approaches; An Aerial View; Stage 1: Define a Composition; Stage 2: Updating the Model; Stage 3: Refining the Render Further; Principal Section Stage 1: Choose an Approach and Understand the ConstraintsStage 2: Adapting the Model; Stage 3: Fine-Tuning the Render; An Interior Perspective; Stage 1: Dressing the Envelope; Stage 2: Dressing the Space; Stage 3: Creating an Image; Stage 4: Finishing Touches; Conclusion; CHAPTER 2 Te Wero Bridge Competition in Auckland, New Zealand; Project Context; Technical Aspects; New Approaches; Step 1: Picking Up the Right Competition; Step 2: Working as a Team; Step 3: Dividing the Main Project Model into Submodels; Step 4: Editing Component Definitions in Submodels Step 5: Reloading Submodels into the Main ModelStep 6: Editing Submodels as a Whole 1/Proportional Modifications; Step 7: Editing Submodels as a Whole 2 (Nesting Technique)/Positional Modifications; Step 8: Evaluating Design Options in Scenes; Step 9: Evaluating Design Options in Still Images/Batch Image Export; Step 10: Applying DOF Directly to SketchUp Output; Conclusion; CHAPTER 3 Restorative Urban Design for Lescar Lane Park, Sheffield, United Kingdom; Context; Aims and Technique; Why SketchUp?; Techniques Used; Useful Model Building Help; Stage 1: Initial Ideas and Concepts Stage 2: Desktop StudyStage 3: Pre-SketchUp Model Preparation; Stage 4: Importing CAD Files; Stage 5: Building Initial Model; Stage 6: Building Details; Stage 7: Building Grouping; Stage 8: Implementing Gradient; Stage 9: Mapping Boundary Design Lines; Stage 10: Landscaped Mounding; Stage 11: Canopy Creation; Stage 12: Fine Detailing; Stage 13: Model Completion Rendering; Stage 14: 3D Visualization Video; Conclusion; CHAPTER 4 Redevelopment of Place Van Zeeland, Belgium; Project Context; Why We Chose SketchUp?; Technical Aspects; New Approaches; Stage 1: Gathering the Data Stage 2: Preparation and Import of Plan FilesStage 3: Modeling the Project; Stage 3.1: Surface Modeling; Stage 3.2: Modeling the Curbs; Stage 3.3: Modeling the Buildings and Other Built Elements; Stage 3.4: Adding the Entourage; Stage 3.5: Assigning Model Elements to Layers; Stage 4: Rendering Scenes in Kerkythea; PART 2 Engineering; CHAPTER 5 A Window Installation; Project Context; Technical Aspects; New Approaches; Step 1: Planning; Step 2: Storyboarding; Step 3: Classifying Objects; Step 4: Modeling Objects at a 1:1 Scale; Step 5: Creating Groups and Components Step 6: Creating Materials and Making a Library
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Subjects Architectural design Data processing
Computer graphics
Computer-aided design
Engineering graphics
Three-dimensional display systems
Three-dimensional imaging
Computer Technology
Electronic books.
Publisher San Diego :Elsevier Science2010
Contributors OverDrive, Inc.
Language English
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ISBN 9780240816289
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