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Seth Cohen

CI10276: Vroom Your Way to Civil Visualization

(Duration 01:28:01)

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Key Learning

Key Learning

  • Learn how to export AutoCAD Civil 3D data to 3ds Max
  • Discover best practices for importing AutoCAD Civil 3D into 3ds Max
  • Learn how to set up cameras, lighting, and animation in 3ds Max
  • Learn how to add vehicles, trees, and signage to your project

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Description

Description

3ds Max software comes with Infrastructure Design Suite software, but are you capitalizing on it? The Civil View tool in 3ds Max software enables designers to add roadways, vehicles, trees, and signage to their civil projects. Learn the best practices for importing AutoCAD Civil 3D software drawings into 3ds Max software, as well as the optimal settings in AutoCAD Civil 3D software that will result in the most productive workflow. We will also discuss setting up cameras, lighting, and animation in 3ds Max software.

Target Audience

Target Audience

Civil Engineers and Civil CAD Technicians

Speakers

Speakers

Seth Cohen

Seth Cohen is Lead Civil Applications Engineer at Advanced Technologies Solutions Inc., specializing in civil engineering and CAD applications including Autodesk InfraWorks Civil 3D®, Map 3D, AutoCAD®, MicroStation®, and InRoads®.

Tod Stephens

Tod Stephens is a Software Applications Engineer at Advanced Technologies Solutions Inc. He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Cleveland State University and his Master of Science degree in Education and Technology from Walden University. He has been working in the CAD, BIM and visualization field for over 15 years. Tod conducts Revit, Inventor and 3ds Max training, implementation and customization services for ATSI. Tod’s recent projects include being part of a team that received a US Patent for a dental simulation software application, creating biomedical visualizations studying the molecular structure of muscles, and developing a modeling and simulation workflow for light-weight armor design for police and security personnel. Tod is a Revit Autodesk Certified Instructor, 3ds Max Autodesk Certified Instructor as well as a Certified Professional in AutoCAD, Revit Architecture, Revit MEP, Revit Structural, Inventor, 3ds Max and Maya.

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Published

  • 2015
  • CI10276
  • AU Las Vegas

Software

  • 3ds Max
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D

Industries

  • Civil Infrastructure
  • Buildings

Topics

  • 3D Modeling and Engineering for Infrastructure
  • BIM (Building Information Modeling)