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Janvin Lowe
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3D for (even more) of everyone. Request an invite to try my.SketchUp, a beta preview of SketchUp in a web browser! my.SketchUp.com
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Some good pointers for VW 2016 I just recently came across.

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Retiring my trusty mult-line display TI-83 Plus calculator to be replaced by OS X's ⌘+spacebar (aka Spotlight Search) to do all my immediate calculations - forgo the multi-line aspects of the calculator to Spotlight Search's copy/paste functionality, unit conversion abilities & for convenience (my hands are at the keyboard anyways). It does takes a little getting used to. Am I alone on this one or is there even room for improvement?
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Certain lil' details of OSX Yosemite reminds me how unpolished it is compared to past versions… #tagsoverlapfilename #callmepicky  
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Sketchup'ing - currently at the "digital framing" stage I guess you could say... and while enjoying the process of pseudo-assembling the house in SU in a sim manner to when it'll actually be constructed, I stop and think about this process vs BIM.  I've used Revit several years ago for a school project before developing my current skillset in Vectorworks and Sketchup, and it was certainly very prescribed and efficient with all the elevations, sections and model being constructed as you basically inputted settings and worked in 2D;  but for those using BIM (for residential design anyways, anyone?), I'd have to re-emphasize the process of having to manually draft up the elevations, sections, details and 3D models, as opposed to letting a BIM app do it all for me, forces me to explore how the structure works with the architecture; and for that, at least with the current scope of the work I do (residential design), I'm content with that workflow. But that's not to say that I'm opposed to eventually incorporating BIM when there's greater efficiencies to be had. I'm sure this "battle" will continue in industry for still some time to come... 
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Is anyone else PDF'ing (via the default Print > Save As PDF) out of Vectorworks (2014 for me) and opening those PDF's up in Preview and them looking like ass? Did I miss a setting once I upgraded to Yosemite? Any thoughts, lemme know!  The screenshot to the left is opened in Adobe Reader and the one to the right, Preview... #puzzledwithPreview  
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Has anyone taken the plunge and installed Yosemite yet? Aside from the 'fresh look', I'm waiting to hear word from Nemetschek as to when Vectorworks 2014 will be 'officially' compatible - here's one post on the VW community board that's following this... https://techboard.vectorworks.net/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=200355
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