Asset 12 Asset 10 Asset 11 autodesk_icon_font_1_18_17_start_over-01

Keyboard ALT + g to toggle grid overlay

Steven Shell

AR20277: Tips and Tricks to Make Your Revit Drawings and Presentations Look Great

(Duration 01:32:12)

  • Save to my AU Saved

Key Learning

Key Learning

  • Explore and take full advantage of Revit software’s powerful graphic tools and capabilities, which you may not have known even existed
  • Learn how to use a variety of non-Revit-like presentation techniques to help you develop your own artistic style
  • Learn unique out-of-the-box tips and tricks to prepare better-than-ever presentations more quickly and efficiently
  • Learn old-school hand-drafting techniques to make your construction documents communicate better and look beautiful

Materials

Materials

Description

Description

This class will you show how to get the most out of Revit software’s powerful graphic features incorporating all of the newest features in Revit software. You will gain valuable tips, tricks, and time-proven techniques to make your drawings look great. You’ll learn to enhance nonrendered and rendered views with “out of the box” advanced graphic techniques, as well as how to visually improve trees, plants, and people used in Revit software for nonrendered views. You will learn more about adding photo backgrounds to renderings using a unique overlay approach, adding fully controllable gradient color (or photo) background behind multiple views, and you will gain tips for improving interior and exterior rendered views. Finally, you will learn how to use “old-world hand drafting” techniques to add visual clarity to make your construction documents communicate effectively. Learn how to use surface shading, profiling, transparency, and toning techniques to create beautiful and clear drawings. This session features Revit Architecture. AIA Approved

Target Audience

Target Audience

Anybody who wants their Revit drawings and presentations to look great!

Speakers

Speakers

Steven Shell

Steven Shell graduated from the University of Arizona in 1982 and has had his own architectural firm in Tucson, Arizona, for over 28 years. He has been using Revit Architecture software exclusively for over 14 years, is the co-founder and co-chair of the Southern Arizona Revit Users Group, and is professionally certified in Revit Architecture. He was last year’s Top Rated Speaker (Roundtable) at Autodesk University, and he lectures at the University of Arizona and is an adjunct professor at Pima Community College. He received the Top Rated Speaker award at the RTC-Europe event in Dublin, Ireland, as well as at the past 3 BIM Workshops USA. He has presented at the Central States Revit Workshop, Midwest University, and 7 Revit Technology Conferences (RTC) events (North America, Canada, Australia, and Europe), and he’s been rated in the top 5 each time.

Related Classes

Related Classes

Tags

Published

  • 2016
  • AR20277
  • AU Las Vegas

Software

  • Revit Architecture

Industries

  • Architecture Services
  • Advertising. Publishing and Graphic Design
  • General Architecture. Engineering and Construction

Topics

  • Architecture
  • Design Visualization