In late 2015 and early 2016, I wrote a number of articles on visualization in ARCHICAD. Here's an update of how I've been practicing what I preach.
Most people don't understand drawings the way architects do. This was made extra clear to me recently when I sat down with some prospective clients.
The Modelport add-on by AECobjects provides a way to import 3DS, DAE, FBX, and OBJ files directly into ARCHICAD and is now available for ARCHICAD 19.
The Modelport add-on by AECobjects provides a way to import 3DS, DAE, FBX, and OBJ files directly into ArchiCAD.
In addition to releasing the latest version of my Shoegnome Open Template, I've also recorded an ArchiCAD Rendering Tutorial video.
There are all sorts of interesting things you can do in ArchiCAD if you simplify your Attributes to almost zero. Here's where to start.
Are you familiar with LumenRT? It looks really cool. If nothing else watch the teaser video. Wow.
Curious about how good the ArchiCAD 18 rendering engine is? Check this out.
In this video I talk about how to create monochromatic models in ArchiCAD. There are a few techniques and they all offer some great potential.