SketchUp 2014 Hands-On Books are Here!

SketchUp 2014 Hands-On: Basic Exercises Whether you’re a new user or a SketchUp veteran, this book will help you design and model like a pro. SketchUp 2014 Hands-On: Advanced Exercises If you know the basics of SketchUp, this book will show you tools and techniques used by the best designers. SketchUp 2014 Hands-On: Basic […]

Maxwell Render’s Integration with 18 3D/CAD and post production applications

Maxwell Render offers seamless integration with 18 3D/CAD and post production applications, allowing you to work comfortably within your usual platform. Maxwell Render Suite licenses are universally compatible – so you can download and use as many plugins as you need with just one license.

Find further information about your 3D/CAD platform compatibility here.


Maker Faire Design Challenge winner “The Ark”

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Visit “The Ark” at Maker Faire Bay Area 2014 on May 17 &18.














According to winner Pierre Grande: Concept of the Ark : The project focuses on managing the flow of visitors who need quick access to general […]

SketchUp Mobile Viewer App Now Available!

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The SketchUp Mobile Viewer app lets you explore, and present SketchUp models on your iPad. The app’s touch interface provides navigation controls for Orbit, Pan, and Zoom, allowing you to swipe and pinch your way to 3D nirvana. And you’ll notice that models are rendered with certain Style settings based on your […]

Modeling with SketchUp for 3D Printing

Modeling with SketchUp for 3D Printing – $24.95

This book contains step-by-step projects that show how to design and print dozens of different models you can then create in any 3D printer. From downloading and modifying ready-made models to creating your own simple and intricate models, this book demonstrates tools, techniques, and essential plugins that […]

SU Podium V2 Plus Now Shipping!

Academic Price – $90 SketchUp Pro 2014 Teacher 1-Year License with SU Podium Plus V2 Bundle – $80 SketchUp Pro 2014 Student 1-Year License with SU Podium Plus V2 Bundle – $129

SU Podium V2 Plus is a photo-realistic rendering plug-in for SketchUp. SU Podium will turn your SketchUp model into a photo-real […]

SketchUp Pro 2014 Now Shipping!

 $49 for Students Lab and Laptop licenses Free for Teachers

What’s New in SketchUp 2014?

SketchUp 2014. Now with more oomph.

Everyone wants SketchUp to get faster – especially us. That’s why we tweak the code every version to speed things up. This time, we supercharged shadows in big models and made vector rendering […]

Dibac for SketchUp Architectural Plug-in

Dibac for SketchUp Architectural Plug-in $39 Introductory Special Offer

Dibac for SketchUp is a plugin for architectural drawing. It’s a great tool for architects and for anyone who wants to draw architectural plans using 2D tools and then getting the 3D automatically.

You can draw walls, doors, windows, wardrobes and stairs, all dynamically created.


V-Ray for SketchUp 2.0 Now Shipping!

V-Ray for SketchUp 2.0 – Education Version $154.95 V-Ray for SketchUp provides designers with faster rendering, better lighting tools, and the ability to create and visualize complex scenes. This designer-friendly rendering solution for SketchUp features dramatic improvements to visualization workflow (V-Ray RT), image based lighting quality (V-Ray Dome Light), and a designer’s ability to quickly […]

New SketchUp Extension Warehouse

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Over the years, our beloved plugin developers—the folks who use our Ruby scripting tools to build add-ons for SketchUp—have created some truly amazing features. Historically, these extensions have been crazy useful, laughably affordable, and (for the most part) incredibly difficult to find. No more.

For 2013, we built a repository […]