Author Archives: James

Using Trimble technology to streamline architecture projects |


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innovator and designer extraordinaire, Bob Pineo of Design Develop LLC, a full-service architecture firm, has been working in the architecture industry for over 20 years. The firm he helps manage has offices in Charlottesville and Baltimore. They use SketchUp and Trimble technology to run and grow the business and accelerate their workflow on a variety of large and small design projects. Tune in as we sit down with Bob and the entire DD team and learn all about the company’s background, […]

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Check this CUTTING EDGE real-time rendering – D5 Render |


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SEEIT3D are excited to be a UK official reseller for D5 Render Find out more Archdaily Featured Article Digital Designers: FREE “Simple 60-Minute Start-Up For D5 Render” Webinar Elmtec secures distribution rights for a brand-new cutting-edge renderer, D5 Render. Thanks to its out-of-this-world technologies, it has never been easier to render ultra-realistic images with real-time raytracing, creating a transformational movement within the design industry, it’s the renderer every digital designer is going to be talking about…  Sign up to the […]

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Using 3D design visualization tools with Jacobs |


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With a background in architecture and a passion for visualization, it’s no surprise that Jim Kessler, Director of the Visual Media Group at Jacobs, a global solutions firm, relies on SketchUp and a wide range of rendering tools to communicate project design and processes. Read along as we detail his team’s visualization process, which has earned several awards of excellence from the American Society of Architectural Illustrators (ASAI). Award-winning imagery from ASAI. Project: Tyndall Air Force Base. Date: 2020. Tell us a […]

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Delivering Affordable Net-Zero Energy Housing |


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The eCasa housing project was designed to deliver a series of net-zero, affordable housing prototypes in Washington, D.C., for low-income families. Using Sefaira, nonprofit architecture firm Inscape Publico balanced building envelope performance and renewable energy generation in the late design stage to achieve net-zero.  Mi Casa Inc., a nonprofit organization, provides affordable housing opportunities to low and moderate-income families to sustain diverse and healthy communities in the Washington D.C. and Baltimore areas. To address the complex changes impacting neighborhoods in the greater D.C. area […]

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ZWCAD 2022 UK Partners |


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Seeit3D become a UK ZWCAD Solutions Partner! 30% less price than Full AutoCAD and faster! Download ZWSOFT official ZWCAD vs ACAD flyer_ZWCAD_2022 pdf Download ZWSOFT official catalog brochure pdf Catalogue ZWCAD 2022Download Learn More about ZWCAD 2022 Learn More about ZWCAD 2022 features Learn More about what’s new ZWCAD Specification requirements Introduction Seeit3D is happy to announce that we now offer sales, training, and support to the CAD/CAM/SIM market in the UK with a new perpetual CAD and Engineering design […]

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Meet the new SketchUp Studio for Universities |


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Built for universities, SketchUp Studio for Higher Education has made some serious strides in providing a design program creative enough for students, and robust enough for administrators and teachers. This year is no different with some A+ changes to the account management portal, convenient tiered pricing, and wider access to SketchUp’s core suite of products.  Just like the rest of SketchUp, all of SketchUp Studio for Higher Education offerings are moving to subscription. In addition to SketchUp Studio for Students […]

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New updates in SketchUp Pro 2021 |


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We’re happy to announce some more updates in SketchUp Pro. The goal of this latest release is to improve the consistency of how modeling works from tool to tool, increase workflow efficiency, and build on the learnability of SketchUp. Changes to SketchUp’s modeling modifiers  In SketchUp 2021.1, the way that ten core tools work in modifier states is changing. For example, SketchUp’s Move tool can also work as a Copy tool. And, with a modifier, Push/Pull can create new faces […]

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Experience world-class rendering with V-Ray 5 in SketchUp Studio |


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Do you need to generate high-quality images from your 3D designs to excite your clients and make better design decisions? SketchUp has teamed up with Chaos to bring you world-class rendering capabilities as part of a single subscription: SketchUp Studio.  V-Ray’s robust rendering engines mean you can take your 3D models from idea to art by adding global illumination and artificial lights, real-life materials and textures, atmospheric effects, and more. With the added benefit of V-Ray Vision, you can render in […]

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Welcome to the Studio family, Scan Essentials! |


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Who’s ready for some good news? It wasn’t that long ago that we announced the integration of Trimble’s Scan Essentials with SketchUp, and the positive response has been astounding. That’s why we are thrilled to announce that Scan Essentials (a Windows-only extension) is now included in our Studio subscription! This addition comes with a few new features to boot. That’s right, if you’ve already subscribed to SketchUp Studio, bringing point cloud files into SketchUp just got so much easier.  If you’re not familiar with Trimble’s Scan Essentials, let’s […]

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SketchUp Studio: Advance your workflow |


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Built for Building We’ve been busy evolving the Studio offering to make it [even] more robust for Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) professionals. With that in mind, we are excited to announce two new features that will have your workflow more enriched and streamlined than ever before. Welcome to the Studio family, V-Ray and Scan Essentials! Import point cloud data with Scan Essentials (Windows-only) Similar to PreDesign and Add Location, Scan Essentials is, well, essential from the very start of your workflow. By giving you the tools […]

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