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PhotoView Friday #3 by Ron Bates

PhotoView Friday #3 by Ron Bates
by Ron Bates, Senior Manager of Graphical Applications for Dassault Systemes SolidWorks. This preface to PhotoView Friday #3 discusses the difference between a background image and an environment background. Ron continues in this series by discussing how to better place a model into an environment by using a great background image. He talks [...]

PhotoView Friday #2 by Ron Bates

PhotoView Friday #2 by Ron Bates
by Ron Bates, Senior Manager of Graphical Applications for Dassault Systemes SolidWorks. In this second video of the PhotoView Friday series, Ron discusses how to align the camera with the background to get your part where you want it. This first video is a quick primer into how this works. Ron also dives into a discussion about why you need [...]

PhotoView Friday #1 by Ron Bates

PhotoView Friday #1 by Ron Bates
by Ron Bates, Senior Manager of Graphical Applications for Dassault Systemes SolidWorks. In the first video of the PhotoView Friday series, Ron discusses physical lighting, and how it differs from environmental lighting. Ron shows how to interact with environmental and physical lights using RealView, and how different appearances look. He als [...]

Rendering Like a Pro in PhotoView 360...

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by Jordan Tadic, www.3DVision.com This presentation covers everything you need to know (appearances, displacement maps, decals, scenes, lights, cameras, image settings, file management, etc.) about PhotoView 2011’s brand new fully integrated interface. Presentation Model Files GrabCAD – Santa GrabCAD – FeatureTree GrabCAD [...]

Visualization 201

Visualization 201
by Ron Bates, Senior Manager – Graphical Applications DS SolidWorks Corporation Presented at: SolidWorks World 2011 Visualization 201; Creating Great Images Easily with RealView and PhotoView 360. Available on www.robrodriguez.com: http://robrodriguez.com/wordpress/?page_id=548

Visualization 101

Visualization 101
by Ron Bates, Senior Manager – Graphical Applications DS SolidWorks Corporation Presented at: SolidWorks World 2011 Visualization 101; Basics of appearances, materials and rendering Available on www.robrodriguez.com: http://robrodriguez.com/wordpress/?page_id=548

PhotoView 360: This Changes Everythin...

PhotoView 360: This Changes Everything
by Rob Rodriguez, http://robrodriguez.com PhotoView 360: This Changes Everything is a 90 minute session giving an overview of PhotoView 360 2011 and how it compares to PhotoWorks and PhotoView 360 2010. This presentation also includes links to a series of videos so you have the options to follow the PowerPoint, view the videos or both. If [...]

SolidWorks to modo: What’s in the Kit

SolidWorks to modo: What’s in the Kit
by Rob Rodriguez, http://www.robrodriguez.com and Paul McCrorey, http://mccroreydigital.com/ “Solidworks to modo: What’s in the kit” was a well attended session at SolidWorks World 2011. Paul McCrorey and I teamed up to give this session together.  Neither of us had ever done a session with a partner but it went well and very smooth I think. [...]

PhotoView 360: Instant images

PhotoView 360: Instant images
by: Rob Rodriguez, http://robrodriguez.com PhotoView 360: Instant Images is a 60 minute hands on session from SolidWorks World 2011.  During a hands on session approximately 30 people follow along with the instructor (me) and/or the provided handout.  This session had so many pre-conference sign ups it was run twice and both sessions were fu [...]