What is architecture rendering software

Visualization - software overview

ArchiCAD

ArchiCAD is CAD software for architects that is developed by Graphisoft, a subsidiary of Nemetschek. The program works with a three-dimensional building model and is used by us for modeling. You can find a test version on the manufacturer's website. ArchiCAD runs on Windows and Max OS X.

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Graphisoft

Cinema 4D

Cinema 4D is a 3D graphics software and is developed by the Maxon company. The program is very extensive and enables not only modeling three-dimensional objects, but also texturing, lighting, rendering and animation of a scene. We mainly use Cinema 4D for texturing, lighting and rendering. You can find a test version on the manufacturer's website. Cinema 4D runs on Windows and Max OS X.

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Maxon

Export pluginAn import / export plug-in is required to work smoothly with ArchiCAD and Cinema 4D. You can find the download here. Installation instructions can be found on the Install ArchiCAD Plugin page.Photoshop

Photoshop is an image editing program from Adobe. The program is considered the standard program for graphic designers. We use Photoshop to post-process the rendered images from Cinema 4D. You can find a test version on the manufacturer's website. Photoshop runs on Windows and Max OS X.

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Adobe

Sketup Plugin for ArchiCAD Sketchup Plugin for ArchiCAD download. This plugin is useful to use 3D objects from Google Warehouse in ArchiCad.