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Up and Running with AutoCAD 2011

Up and Running with AutoCAD 2011

By: Elliot Gindis

Publisher: Academic Press

Publication Date: 22-SEP-2010

Insert Date: 28-JAN-2012

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Gindis introduces AutoCAD with step by step instructions, stripping away complexities to  begin working in AutoCAD immediately.  All concepts are explained first in theory, and then shown in practice, helping the reader understand what it is they are doing and why, before they do it. Divided into three parts, the book covers beginning through advanced AutoCAD, including 3D features.  Also included is an extensive Appendix for each part, detailing additional useful CAD-related information not often found in other text books The book contains supporting graphics (screen shots) and...

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Realistic Architectural Visualization with 3ds Max and mental ray, 2nd Edition

Realistic Architectural Visualization with 3ds Max and mental ray, 2nd Edition

By: Roger Cusson; Jamie Cardoso

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 06-AUG-2012

Insert Date: 13-JAN-2012

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Revitalize your architectural visualizations by bringing new levels of realism to them with an enhanced command of the mental ray toolset in 3ds Max. Full-color step-by-step tutorials give you a firm understanding of the processes and techniques needed to create impressive interior and exterior visualizations. You'll learn how to prepare materials, light a daytime interior scene, use mr Physical Sky, and how to save time during complex renders. The companion website includes all of the tutorial files and sample files from the book....

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Mastering: AutoCAD® 2011 and AutoCAD LT® 2011

Mastering: AutoCAD® 2011 and AutoCAD LT® 2011

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 01-JUN-2010

Insert Date: 17-DEC-2011

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Go beyond AutoCAD essentials to create amazing 2D and 3D technical drawings AutoCADis the leading drawing software used by design and drafting professionals to create 2D and 3D technical drawings. Mastering AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT guides you through AutoCAD essentials using concise explanations, focused examples, step-by-step instructions, and hands-on projects for both AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT. You'll understand the basics of the interface and drafting tools, as well as how to effectively use hatches, fields, and tables. Details attributes, dynamic blocks, drawing curves, and solid...

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Introducing Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2011

Introducing Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2011

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 12-OCT-2010

Insert Date: 15-NOV-2011

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An Autodesk Official Training Guide to 3ds Max 2011 3ds Max is a popular 3D animation-and-effects software used in movies, visual effects, games, cartoons, short films, commercials, and other animation. However, it also presents a number of challenges to newcomers. This introduction to the latest version breaks down the complexities of learning 3D software and walks you through the basics of modeling, texturing, animating, and using visual effects. Real-world examples from talented beginning 3ds max users motivate you to learn the software and helpful tutorials offer realistic,...

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Mastering: Autodesk® Revit® MEP 2012

Mastering: Autodesk® Revit® MEP 2012

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 23-AUG-2011

Insert Date: 11-NOV-2011

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The best tutorial and reference to provide extensive coverage of Revit MEP This perfectly paced Autodesk Official Training Guide covers all the core concepts and functionality of Revit MEP, Autodesk's hot mechanical, engineering, and plumbing software. Hands-on, real-world tutorials reinforce the detailed discussions on a variety of Revit MEP topics, including interface, project setup and templates, worksharing, as well as such mechanical concerns as building loads and ductwork, such electrical concerns as lighting and communications outlets, and such plumbing concerns as fixtures and...

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Mastering AutoCAD® for Mac®

Mastering AutoCAD® for Mac®

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 23-NOV-2010

Insert Date: 08-NOV-2011

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The Best Resource on the Market for Learning AutoCAD for Mac software! This comprehensive Autodesk Official Training Guide has everything you need to quickly become proficient with every aspect of Autodesk's new AutoCAD for Mac software. Award-winning author George Omura, whom most CAD designers know and respect from his all-time bestselling Mastering AutoCAD books, now applies his legendary AutoCAD expertise, approachable style, and thorough Mastering coverage to Mastering AutoCAD for Mac. You'll quickly and efficiently build skills, whether you're just beginning or are already a...

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Introducing Autodesk® Maya® 2012

Introducing Autodesk® Maya® 2012

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 03-MAY-2011

Insert Date: 28-OCT-2011

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A practical, step-by-step guide to Maya 2012 This book is the ideal primer to getting started with Maya, the premier 3D animation and effects software used in movies, visual effects, games, cartoons, short films, and commercials. You'll learn the Maya interface and the basics of modeling, texturing, animating, and visual effects. Professional visual effects artist and instructor Dariush Derakhshani explains the nuances of the complex software, while creative tutorials offer realistic, professional challenges for those new to 3D. You'll be up and running in no time with the world's most...

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3ds Max® 2012 Bible

3ds Max® 2012 Bible

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 09-AUG-2011

Insert Date: 05-OCT-2011

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This ebook does not provide access to the DVD files. Updated version of the bestselling 3ds Max book on the market 3ds Max 2012 Bible is one of the most popular 3ds Max how-tos on the market. If you're a beginner just itching to create something right away, the Quick Start project in Part 1 is for you. If you're an experienced user checking out 3ds Max 2012's latest and greatest features, you'll love the fact that the 3ds Max 2012 Bible continues to be the most comprehensive reference on this highly complex application.Find out what's new, what's tried and true, and how creative you...

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AutoCAD 2012 and AutoCAD LT 2012 Bible

AutoCAD® 2012 & AutoCAD LT® 2012 Bible

By: Ellen Finkelstein

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 12-JUL-2011

Insert Date: 23-SEP-2011

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This ebook does not provide access to the DVD files. The latest version of this perennial favorite, in-depth, reference-tutorial This top-selling book has been updated by AutoCAD guru and author Ellen Finkelstein to provide you with the very latest coverage of both AutoCAD 2012 and AutoCAD LT 2012. It begins with a Quick Start tutorial, so you start creating right away. From there, the book covers so much in-depth material on AutoCAD that it is said that even Autodesk employees keep this comprehensive book at their desks. A DVD is included that features before-and-after drawings of all...

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Maya® Studio Projects: Photorealistic Characters

Maya® Studio Projects: Photorealistic Characters

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 17-MAY-2011

Insert Date: 16-SEP-2011

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This ebook does not provide access to the DVD files.Create realistic characters with Maya tools and this project-based bookMaya character generation tools are extremely sophisticated, and there's no better way to learn all their capabilities than by working through the projects in this hands-on book. This official guide focuses on understanding and implementing Maya's powerful tools for creating realistic characters for film, games, and TV. Use a variety of tools to create characters from skeleton to clothing, including hairstyles and facial hair, and learn how to use Performance Capture. A...

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Autodesk 3ds Max 2012 Essentials

Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2012 Essentials: AUTODESK OFFICIAL TRAINING GUIDE

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 28-JUN-2011

Insert Date: 26-AUG-2011

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This ebook does not provide access to the companion materials. Get a jump-start on Autodesk 3ds Max 2012 essentials—with the Essentials! The new Essentials books from Sybex are beautiful, task-based, full-color Autodesk Official Training Guides that help you get up to speed on Autodesk topics quickly and easily. Autodesk 3ds Max 2012 Essentials thoroughly covers the fundamentals of this popular 3D animation effects, and visualization software, teaching you what you need to become quickly productive. By following the book's clear explanations, practical tutorials, and step-by-step...

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Mastering AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012

Mastering AutoCAD® Civil 3D® 2012

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 05-JUL-2011

Insert Date: 12-AUG-2011

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A complete, detailed reference and tutorial for AutoCAD Civil 3D Autodesk's Civil 3D is the industry-leading civil engineering software, and this authoritative Autodesk Official Training Guide has been completely revised and modernized to offer you a fresh perspective on this powerful engineering package. Packed with new examples, new datasets, and new tutorials, this book shows how elements of the dynamic engineering program work together and discusses the best methods for creating, editing, displaying, and labeling all of a civil engineering project's elements. The book features...

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AutoCAD® 2012 For Dummies®

AutoCAD® 2012 FOR DUMMIES®

By: David Byrnes

Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 10-MAY-2011

Insert Date: 28-JUL-2011

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A full-color guide to the #1 architectural drafting program—AutoCAD 2012!AutoCAD is the leading software used to create 2D and 3D technical drawings. Used by engineers, architects, and drafting professionals, it can be complex and is a perfect subject for the tried-and-true For Dummies format. Full-color illustrations make the instructions even easier to follow, because examples in the book appear exactly as they will on the screen.Explains AutoCAD and gets readers quickly up to speed on the latest versionFeatures full-color illustrations that look the same as the AutoCAD 2012 screens, making...

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Autodesk® Revit® Architecture 2012 Essentials: AUTODESK OFFICIAL TRAINING GUIDE

Autodesk® Revit® Architecture 2012 Essentials: AUTODESK OFFICIAL TRAINING GUIDE

By: Phil Read; Eddy Krygiel; James Vandezande

Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 10-MAY-2011

Insert Date: 28-JUL-2011

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Get the Essentials on Autodesk's fastest-growing software package! The new Essentials series from Sybex helps you quickly learn and use Autodesk software. This beautiful, task-based, full-color Autodesk Official Training Guide thoroughly covers the fundamentals of Revit Architecture, teaching readers what they need to become quickly productive with this popular building information modeling (BIM) architectural design software. By following the book's clear explanations, practical tutorials, and step-by-step exercises, you'll cover all the essentials of a typical design workflow. Topics...

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Mastering Autodesk® Inventor® 2012 and Autodesk® Inventor LT™ 2012

Mastering Autodesk® Inventor® 2012 and Autodesk® Inventor LT™ 2012

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 31-MAY-2011

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Master the "Inventor" way of 3D mechanical design with this expert guideThis Autodesk Official Training Guide is your best resource for learning how to create, document, and verify your design using Autodesk's powerful Inventor 2012 software. Mastering Inventor is a detailed reference and tutorial that quickly covers Inventor basics before moving on to detail topics rarely documented elsewhere, such as configuring your design with iLogic, practical ways to work with large assemblies, using 2D and 3D data from other CAD systems, working with styles and standards, designing and detailing...

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Autodesk® Inventor® 2012 and Inventor LT™ 2012 Essentials: Autodesk Official Training Guide

Autodesk® Inventor® 2012 and Inventor LT™ 2012 Essentials: Autodesk Official Training Guide

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 10-MAY-2011

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Essential guide to learning Autodesk Inventor and Inventor LT The new Essentials books from Sybex are beautiful, task-based, full-color Autodesk Official Training Guides that help you get up to speed on Autodesk topics quickly and easily. Inventor Essentials thoroughly covers core features and functions of Autodesk's industry-leading 3D mechanical design software, teaching you what you need to become quickly productive with the software. By following the book's clear explanations, practical tutorials, and step-by-step exercises, you'll cover all the bases. Topics include drawing,...

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AUTOCAD® 2012 AND AUTOCAD LT® 2012 ESSENTIALS

AutoCAD® 2012 and AutoCAD LT® 2012 Essentials: Autodesk® Official Training Guide

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 07-JUN-2011

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Learn the Essentials on Autodesk's powerhouse architectural softwareThe new Essentials series from Sybex helps you quickly learn and use Autodesk software. This beautiful, task-based, full-color Autodesk Official Training Guide thoroughly covers the fundamentals of AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT. Readers learn how to draw in 2D, shape complex curves, manage objects with layers, organize with blocks and groups, add dimensions and annotation, work with layouts, plot and print, model in 3D, create realistic renderings, and much more.This four-color Essentials book features real-world tutorials,...

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AutoCAD® Civil 3D® 2012

AutoCAD® Civil 3D® 2012 Essentials: Autodesk® Official Training Guide: Essential

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 07-JUN-2011

Insert Date: 28-JUL-2011

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Learn AutoCAD Civil 3D essentials quickly and easilyThe new Essentials series from Sybex helps you quickly learn and use Autodesk software. This beautiful, task-based, full-color Autodesk Official Training Guide thoroughly covers the fundamentals of Civil 3D and teaches everything readers need to design in a dynamic environment quickly and successfully. As readers design a residential subdivision, they'll learn how to import field-gathered survey data, design in 2D and 3D, add boundaries and pipe networks, design roads using alignments, profiles, and corridors, create construction documents,...

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Mastering AutoCAD® 2012 and AutoCAD LT® 2012

Mastering AutoCAD® 2012 and AutoCAD LT® 2012

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 07-JUN-2011

Insert Date: 28-JUL-2011

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Learn to master the AutoCAD software This Autodesk Official Training guide is a comprehensive reference and tutorial that will help you quickly master AutoCAD software. Featuring concise explanations, step-by-step instructions, and hands-on projects based on real-world designs, this Autodesk Official Training Guide covers everything from interface best practices to hatches, fields, dynamic blocks, attributes, linking drawings to databases, rendering realistic views, and presenting designs. This Mastering book is recommended as a Certification Preparation study guide resource for the...

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Autodesk® Revit® Architecture 2012: No Experience Required

Autodesk® Revit® Architecture 2012: No Experience Required

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 28-JUN-2011

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This Autodesk Official Training Guide teaches Revit to new usersThe perfect introduction to Revit Architecture, Autodesk's building information modeling (BIM) software, this unique and highly effective guide uses a continuous, step-by-step tutorial to build your skills. You'll first get to know the Revit interface and basic conventions, then quickly move right into designing, documenting, and modeling a four-story office building. Place walls, windows, and doors; add floors ceilings, railings, and stairs; create construction documentation and that's just for starters! You'll be amazed by how...