Favorite Architectural Cutout and Texture Resources Architecture visualization can consume a lot of resources and time if you’re not careful. With the tediousness of Photoshop and renderings calculating through the night, spending more that 20 minutes searching Google images for a specific texture or image can become a breaking point for many. Any way to save time in this field is a big advantage, especially in school. The thing is, there are a lot of free resources online that have already put in the hard work so that you don’t have to. Many of these sites were life savers going through architecture school. Blair Neal Portfolio Commercial/Large Scale works -2011 Demo Reel- -Live- Dreamoc Scandinavia 360 Scandinavian design has since the 1950s been equivalent to elegance and simplicity produced in high quality. The basic idea is to make useful and stunning products available not only to the wealthy, but also the common man who wants to enjoy the combination of beauty and function. By using modern production facilities and durable materials, Scandinavia has evolved to become one of the most respected and well-known regions for contemporary design. At first glance you will experience the minimalistic design of the Scandinavia series, but beneath the surface of the new Dreamoc is the advanced technology of our digital signage products, which gives you an exceptional and thrilling experience of 3D holographic projection, not compromising Realfiction’s basic idea of combining a physical product with holographic 3D content, which is the cornerstone of our product philosophy. Dreamoc Scandinavia 360 is the first four sided holographic 3D display from Realfiction.
No-Render Quick Night Illustration This tutorial will create an artistic night rendering by exporting images from Sketchup to Photoshop. This means no external rendering programs are needed saving a lot of time. 1: First, a view should be saved because multiple images will be exported and overlayed in Photoshop. Accidentally moving the view will make it almost impossible to get the images to line up later. This can be done by going to View>animation>add scene CRAFTING HUMAN PERCEPTION / EXHIBITION « Francesca Perona Interactive installation that explores new ways of extending the natural bandwidth of human perception through computational textiles and sensors. The piece creates an immersive enviroment in which visitors rediscover tactile experiences and body awareness. The visitors encounter two panels and two pairs of head-phones hanging from the ceiling.
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Visualizing Architecture I wanted to go into more depth about how I created the sketch look. Images like these depend almost entirely on the textures you use. I spend a lot of my time scavenging images online as well as creating my own to get the exact style that I am looking for. Along with good textures, another key component to sketch illustrations is the subtle imperfections. Sometimes, the textures that I use have enough blemishes and flaws that nothing extra is needed. Paleodictyon Paleodictyon A project by Simon Geilfus, Yannick Jacquet and Thomas Vaquié Centre Pompidou Metz, France, October 6th 2012 Loosely inspired by the work and research of deep-sea expert Peter A. Rona, the piece abolishes notions of scale by contrasting micro-architecture with human construction. Fascinated by the marks left by unknown creatures called Paleodictyon Nodosum, he offers the hypothesis that these hexagonal structures are designed in order to cultivate bacteria. A modern day Captain Nemo, Peter A.
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Hidden ornamentation: Ceramics museum in Seville - DETAIL-online.com The suspended steel grid with its ceramic sleeves serves primarily as shelter from the sun. The sleeves have been stacked closer together on the exterior walls of the south-facing rooms. In shadier places, they allow both a view out and let in as much daylight as possible. It is not only the colour of the sleeves that gives a concordant look to the façade’s extension.