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Advanced MORPH texturing techniques

You can find the making of the mediterranean house at the end of this article. Texture Mapping If your Morph uses a material that includes a texture, you can control how that texture is displayed on the Morph surfaces. The Texture Mapping definition…

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Creating Renderings that look like Water Color

– by b.trenga, Charleston, USA – Winning Techtip of June, 2007   b.trenga shared a very quick and simple method on ArchiCAD-Talk that allows to create renderings that have an impression very similar to a Water Color painting, in a quick and easy…

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Sketch Rendering

  To introduce your 3D model as an image, ArchiCAD contains more integrated Rendering Engines. In the PhotoRendering Settings dialog box ( Document > Creative Imaging > PhotoRendering Settings ) choose Sketch from the Engine drop-down menu This…

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How to create animated GIFs using ARCHICAD?

What’s coveredBasicsProvide a Consistent ViewpointChange Something Within the ViewSave Views, Publish the Views SetCreate a GIFHow to make similar GIFs?Presenting the Construction ProcessGeneral VisualisationRenovation ProcessGIF with 2D elements For visualising architectural concepts…

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Alpha Channel

Defintion of Alpha Channel in Wikipedia . Alpha Channel in ArchiCAD In 32-bit color images, the Alpha Channel is an extra channel (in addition to RGB components) that can be edited in image editing applications such as Adobe Photoshop. You can use all…

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Sketch Rendering from Floor Plan

The TechTip July 2002 winner, BertNijs , from Belgium found a way to show Floor Plans in the 3D Window inspired Karl Ottenstein to find a way to create a sketchy look of 2D drawings of ArchiCAD (Floor Plans, Section-Elevation Windows etc.) The idea came…

Frequently asked questions about LightWorks

LightWorks rendering engine is incorporated into ArchiCAD from version 9. LightWorks rendering engine is developed by LightWork Design Q: Does LightWorks in ArchiCAD supports radiosity? A: No, currently Ray-tracing is supported Q: Does LightWorks in…