SketchUp 2015 Hands-On: Basic and Advanced Exercises – $59.95
This two-book set will take you from start to finish with SketchUp 2015. Detailed, step-by-step exercises will guide you every step of the way, from creating a simple house to understanding groups and components, modeling with digital photos, placing models in Google Earth, searching and uploading to SketchUp’s 3D Warehouse, installing and using plugins, and much more!
Quickbooks for Mac 2015 Education – $135.95
Easily manage your money with Quickbooks for Mac 2015 Education.
Quickbooks Accountant 2015 Education – $135.95
QuickBooks Accountant 2015 Includes 2015 Pro and Premier Editions
Learning SketchUp Pro 2015 Training Video – $25
In this SketchUp Pro 2015 training course, expert author Dan Brown will teach you how to use this popular 3D modeling program to model a home from scratch. This course is designed for the absolute beginner, meaning no prior experience with SketchUp or 3D modeling is required.
SpaceClaim and STL Prep for 3D Printing Bundle Student Edition 1-year license SpaceClaim and STL Prep for 3D Printing Bundle Student Edition 1-year license Windows – $100
The STL Prep for 3D Printing module prepares models for 3D printing efficiently and easily by offering a single solution that not only repairs problems, but also modifies STL and CAD files. This new module also extends SpaceClaim’s intuitive interface, speed, and ability to work with any major 3D format into the 3D printing world.
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V-Ray 2.0 for SketchUp SP 3 is now available! SketchUp 2015 now has a 64 bit version that this V-Ray service pack fully supports on both Windows and Mac. Even if you haven’t made the leap yet to SketchUp 2015, this is a worthwhile update.
V-Ray 2.0 for SketchUp Education (1-year license, includes required USB dongle) Mac/Windows – $154.95
V-Ray 2.0 for SketchUp Retail (includes required USB dongle) Mac/Windows – $850
ConceptDraw OFFICE 3 Education/Nonprofit (download version) Mac/Windows – $199
ConceptDraw Office is a comprehensive suite of business productivity tools, comprised of:
- ConceptDraw PRO v10 (business graphics and diagramming software) allows for the import/export of native format Visio 2013 files, new connector-types, and improved performance;
- ConceptDraw MINDMAP v8 (mind mapping and productivity software) includes hi-res images, an improved presentation mode, and task/email integration;
- ConceptDraw PROJECT v7 (project management software) has had a major makeover that improves functionality and interoperability, imports/exports MS Excel files, and you can even import/export MS Project files, facilitating project collaboration.
The three products utilize CS Odessa’s sophisticated INGYRE3 technology to deliver incredibly powerful integration features that streamline everyday workflows and unlock creativity
FrameForge Previz Studio 3.5 Core Education/Nonprofit (download version) Mac/Windows – $128.95
The Core Version of FrameForge Previz Studio 3.5 is designed for the indie filmmaker on a budget, or one for whom the physical camera/grip equipment and multiple-source lighting features of the Pro Version are unneeded.
FrameForge Previz Studio 3.5 enables you to create a virtual 3D set in your computer with the freedom to place any number of virtual cameras in any placement, angle or height desired. Each camera features full Pan/Tilt, Dolly, Zoom, Roll and Crane control with the options to limit focal length to a specific zoom range or set of prime lenses, limit minimum and maximum heights (due to equipment limitations or physical ceilings) to accurately portray the actual range of your equipment.
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Designed from scratch, 3DxWare® 10 isn’t just a new driver, it’s a whole new experience. Customize and optimize your 3Dconnexion 3D mouse for peak performance. Easily tailor settings and buttons to your application and needs. Take advantage of exciting new features. Design, create and navigate in brave new ways.
3Dconnexion 3D mice available from Creation Engine
Wirecast Studio 6 (download version) Education/Nonprofit – $439.95
Wirecast is the only cross-platform, all-in-one live streaming production software that enables capture, live production, and encoding of live streams for broadcast to multiple servers and platforms simultaneously. Wirecast is ideal for streaming or recording live internet shows, broadcasting breaking news and sports, streaming live concerts and games, transmitting church services, corporate meetings, lectures and more.
SU Podium V2 Plus for SketchUp 2015 – $90
Only $80 for students and teachers when purchased with SketchUp Pro 2015
SU Podium V2 Plus is a photo-realistic rendering plug-in for SketchUp. SU Podium will turn your SketchUp model into a photo-real image. SU Podium V2 Plus employs advanced rendering technology but sticks to its original intention of making photo-realistic rendering for SketchUp an easy and rewarding task. The user interface is simply and does not require advanced knowledge of rendering techniques.