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My ForMinion

Posted in images, news

At the risk of being "so last month," I thought I would have a little fun with FormIt. We spend a lot of time talking about how FormIt is different than other "generic" modelers and how it is purpose built for building design...all true, but I just cannot help myself! ...

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G is for...Googie?

Posted in images

I have had to go heads down recently while I work on some new stuff. So my colleague Chico Membreno has picked up the torch while we build out the ArchDaily A-Z modernism posts using FormIt. This one was fun. Who knew kitch American architecture had an official ...

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New mobile updates

Posted in news

Two items on this hot and sticky July day here in Boston. First, we have an update for FormIt available on the App Store. We had a few annoying bugs that we could not squash before the last update. We fixed those and added a couple features. Browsing for images ...

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New Twitter and Instagram feeds

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We finally decided to grow up an get our own Twitter account. We will be tweeting @Formit3D. And, because all of the kids are doing it, we also set up on Instagram where we will be posting images of stuff we are building around the office. You know, like when we get hungry. Hashtag #FormIt3D on both and share some of your best FormIt models!

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C is for Corbu and D is for DeStijl

Posted in images, news

I am still catching up with ArchDaily's A to Z Modernism - they just posted E through H! So here are C and D. The Villa Savoye model is something I had been working on for awhile. But the new texture map feature allowed me to add some realism to ...

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B is for Bauhaus

Posted in a360, images

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Image courtesy of Placesonline.com

Here is the file on Autodesk 360 and follow us on Instagram

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A is for Aalto

Posted in images, news, video

The wonderful blog ArchDaily posted last week "A to Z" Modernism on their Facebook page. The second Wednesday of every month they will profile four modernist icons. They started, of course, with one of my favorites: Alvar Aalto. Specifically the Wolfsburg Center near Berlin. I decided to try and keep up with them and re-create all 26 projects using FormIt.

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FormIt wins Best In Show for the AIA conference from Architosh

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Architosh Magazine has awarded FormIt "Best in Show" in the mobile category at the recent AIA 2013 conference expo!

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BIM Enabled Conceptual Design

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My flight from Boston to Denver just landed. I am psyched to be attending the AIA conference and expo for the first time. Our team at Autodesk has some great new releases and exciting news about what is to come. We are delivering a variety of conceptual design tools that enable ...

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FormIt + MakerBot

Posted in 3dprinting, images

We have been experimenting with printing models from FormIt on our Replicator2. If you are at the AIA conference this week, stop by the Autodesk booth (#3717) and check out the results yourself! FormIt + MakerBot 20130618-110019.jpg

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