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November 13th 2012 Meeting (Tuesday)

Posted by Donald Franklin on November 9, 2012

HARUG Meetings are now held on the SECOND Tuesday of each month.
Find more information about the Houston-Area Revit Users Group on our website: http://www.harug.org/

Please make plans to join us at the November Houston Area Revit Users Group Meeting…
Presentations in Revit

Exploring the top 5 presentation techniques in Revit

When: Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Time: Meeting starts at 6:00 pm

Please RSVP by replying to rsvp@harug.org, no later than 5:00 pm on Monday, November 12th so there can be an accurate count for food. We appreciate Total CAD Systems, Inc. generously providing pizza and refreshments!

Location:
   PGAL
   3131 Briarpark, Suite 200
   Houston, Texas 77042
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   (in west Houston, in the Westchase District, 2 blocks east of Beltway 8, between Westheimer Rd. and Richmond Ave.).

Parking: Free !
Security and/or PGAL staff will escort you from the elevator lobby to the 2nd level.

Description:
With the last couple of meetings centered on the technical aspects of Revit (like construction and stairs) it may be worthwhile to bring up the more visual aspects of Revit; especially when it comes to using Revit as a presentation tool. After all, we are trying to communicate Design Intent are we not? Please take a break from your norm and join us in this part 1 of 2: Exploring the top 5 presentation techniques in Revit. We plan to discuss topics from non-photorealistic methods like Ambient Shadows, Exploded Views and 3D Section Perspectives to photo-real capabilities from the built-in mental ray render to the cloud render and interactive panoramic capabilities. To quote a popular song “Tonight’s going to be a good night…” so come live it up with us!

Key Topics: Revit, Presentation, Rendering

Be part of a local community of Revit and BIM application users from beginners to experts. Get the most out of your software with access to our knowledge network. Since 2002, the Houston Area Revit Users Group (HARUG) has been the main resource in the area for users of Revit and other BIM related tools.

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