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Pierre-Felix Breton

AC5408: Introduction to Design Visualization Concepts

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Key Learning

Key Learning

  • Understand techniques needed to create a photorealistic 3D rendering and how they are used in various Autodesk products
  • Understand the language and terminology used in context of design visualization projects
  • Understand the principles behind the creation of images and videos, and choose the right output for different presentations
  • Get an overview and comparison of various Visualization Solutions in the Autodesk products portfolio

Materials

Materials

Description

Description

Are you new to design visualization? Are you having a hard time understanding the language needed to communicate or produce the daily requests for images or videos? Do you not know how a photorealistic image is constructed from a software perspective? Through various software examples, you will learn the basics of design visualization. This lecture will help you understand the language used to create images or videos that will communicate your designs. Get an overview of the Autodesk, Inc., design visualization portfolio. This class will work from concrete examples directly related to 3ds Max Design software, Maya software, Showcase software, VRED software, Navisworks software, Ecotect Analysis green building software, InfraWorks software, Revit software, Inventor software, AutoCAD software, and the Fusion 360 3D CAD design app.

Target Audience

Target Audience

Anyone who desire to get an introduction to visualization in general

Speakers

Speakers

Pierre-Felix Breton

Pierre-Felix Breton is a member of the Global Engineering and Components Group at Autodesk, Inc. He contributes to the definition and creation of visualization workflows across the Autodesk product line, with a strong focus on physically based rendering workflows in applications such as 3ds Max software, AutoCAD software, Inventor software, Inventor Fusion software, and Revit software. As his professional background includes electrical engineering, computer programming, and theatrical lighting, he consults regularly on various architectural lighting-design projects as a designer, technical coordinator, and simulation specialist.

Marion Landry

Marion Landry has over 18 years of experience in architectural visualization, working with a range of software that includes 3ds Max Design software and Showcase software. She has worked for various architecture firms in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and on numerous projects, from concept design to high-end visualization. As a technical marketing manager for Autodesk, Inc., she focuses on the creation of technical demonstrations and workflows with 3ds Max Design software and Showcase software. She has also contributed to the writing of multiple white papers, including Daylight Simulation in 3ds Max Design 2009 (Getting Started and Advance); Using the Civil Visualization Extension for 3ds Max Design and AutoCAD Civil 3D; and, more recently, Easier Mental Ray Rendering for Designs Workflows. You can follow Marion's technical advice and tips and tricks publication on her YouTube channel and on Twitter. She also answers technical questions and offers support on the Area Showcase forum.

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Published

  • 2014
  • AC5408
  • AU Las Vegas

Software

  • AutoCAD, Showcase

Industry

  • Other

Topics

  • AutoCAD and General Design