Enscape as an Alternative to Discontinued Revit 2020 Live

This article provides an interesting overview of using Enscape with Revit giving tips on using Revit smoothly with Enscape. https://blog.enscape3d.com/revit-and-enscape-smooth-visualization Entering a design in VR is very much different from seeing a rendered movie or image. It is difficult to explain, instead, the user must “experience” VR for themselves.  One does get a real sense […]

Inventor and Revit Live

Recently I was asked to take an Inventor model into VR. Normally I would use VRed or 3DS Max interactive but after chatting to a colleague we thought let’s take it into Revit Live and see how it looks in there. It was a very large model but non the less we fired up our […]

Experience Virtual Reality at Micrographics

You have been hearing about VR and how it is starting to get it’s grips into your industry but you don’t know where to start and what to do? Visit us at Micrographics and let us show you how. Here are some of the options we offer customers for Architectural and Manufacturing Visualizations: 3ds Max […]

V-Ray for Autodesk 3ds Max, Revit & SketchUp

V-Ray – The world’s most realistic rendering software 3ds Max Has flagship rendering capabilities which have set the industry standard for speed, reliability, ease of use and render quality. Revit Architects can review design options quickly and easily and make informed choices faster. Generate realistic images from 3D Models. SketchUp Smartest and fastest rendering solution for SketchUp. With […]

Autodesk University South Africa – Tatjana Dzambazova

Tatjana Dzambazova, Senior Product Manager, Emerging Technologies, recently spoke at Autodesk University South Africa as part of an introductory session: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXoGGsJDndU Some interesting applications is found for photogrammetric reality capture and 3D printing, often circumventing the costs that might otherwise have to be incurred through crowdfunding and the like. Ravens are depleting certain tortoise species […]

Autodesk University South Africa – Tom Wujec

Tom Wujec, Autodesk Fellow, recently spoke at Autodesk University South Africa as part of an introductory session: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXoGGsJDndU He highlights the differences between traditional and modern design with specific reference to our interactions with computers and robotics. Directive to Adaptive Computers are exploring multiple design solutions (thousands) and are then choosing the best of them, as […]

Autodesk University South Africa – Callan Carpenter

Callan Carpenter, Autodesk Vice President of Global Named Accounts, recently spoke at Autodesk University South Africa as part of an introductory session: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXoGGsJDndU He has a voice that sounds like Ironman. Capitalizing on this, he put on a little show, predicting what it might be like being an Architect in a few years from now. […]

Autodesk University South Africa 2017 – Intro

“WOW! MIND BLOWN!” This year’s Autodesk University South Africa was the best Autodesk show ever! Firstly Convention Centre in Century City lends a modern air to the event. Great facilities, catering and world class exhibitions (from the Lamborghini Aventador in the foyer, Virtual Reality from Micrographics, laser scanners, drones, 3D & 2D printers and a […]

Virtual Reality – My Intro 2

Hold onto your britches it’s gonna be a bumpy ride!!!!! This was my thoughts as I volunteered to try on the HTC Vive headset and go into the great unknown.  So I put on the headset, bumping them over my glasses but finally getting it on nice and snug.  Darkness….no wait I am in an […]

Virtual Reality – My Intro part 1

I was recently in Berlin for the annual Autodesk OTx conference getting very excited about the new features that they were going to show us as the 2018 software had just been released. As I gleaned over what classes to attend I happened to see an Intro to Virtual Reality Class.  Okay I had seen […]