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Autodesk Inventor 2014 and Inventor LT 2014 Essentials: Autodesk Official Press

Autodesk Inventor 2014 and Inventor LT 2014 Essentials: Autodesk Official Press

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 22-JUL-2013

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Quickly learn essential inventor tools and techniques This full-color Autodesk Official Press guide will help you quickly learn the powerful manufacturing software's core features and functions. Thom Tremblay, an Autodesk Certified Instructor, uses concise, straightforward explanations and real-world, hands-on exercises to help you become productive with Inventor. Full-color screenshots illustrate tutorial steps, and chapters conclude with a related and more open-ended project to further reinforce the chapter's lessons. Based on the very real-world task of designing tools and a toolbox...

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Mastering AutoCAD 2014 and AutoCAD LT 2014: Autodesk Official Press

Mastering AutoCAD 2014 and AutoCAD LT 2014: Autodesk Official Press

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2013

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The ultimate reference and tutorial for AutoCAD software This Autodesk Official Press book helps you become an AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT expert and has been fully updated to cover all of AutoCAD's new capabilities. Featuring the popular, empowering presentation style of veteran award-winning author George Omura, this indispensable resource teaches AutoCAD essentials using concise explanations, focused examples, step-by-step instructions, and hands-on projects. Introduces you to the basics of the interface and drafting tools Details how to effectively use hatches, fields, and...

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AutoCAD 2014 and AutoCAD LT 2014 Essentials: Autodesk Official Press

AutoCAD 2014 and AutoCAD LT 2014 Essentials: Autodesk Official Press

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 17-JUN-2013

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Learn crucial AutoCAD tools and techniques with this Autodesk Official Press Book Quickly become productive using AutoCAD 2014 and AutoCAD LT 2014 with this full color Autodesk Official Press guide. This unique learning resource features concise, straightforward explanations and real-world, hands-on exercises and tutorials. Following a quick discussion of concepts and goals, each chapter moves on to an approachable hands-on exercise designed to reinforce real-world tactics and techniques. Compelling, full-color screenshots illustrate tutorial steps, and chapters conclude with related and...

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Autodesk Maya 2014 Essentials

Autodesk Maya 2014 Essentials

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2013

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The premiere book on getting started with Maya 2014 Whether you're just beginning, or migrating from another 3D application, this step-by-step guide is what you need to get a good working knowledge of Autodesk Maya 2014. Beautifully illustrated with full-color examples and screenshots, Autodesk Maya 2014 Essentials explains the basics of Maya as well as modeling, texturing, animating, setting a scene, and creating visual effects. You'll absorb important concepts and techniques, and learn how to confidently use Maya tools the way professionals do. Each chapter includes fun and...

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Mastering Autodesk Maya 2014

Mastering Autodesk Maya 2014

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2013

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Hands-on intermediate-to-advanced coverage of the leading 3D software Autodesk Maya is the industry-leading 3D animation and effects software used in movies, visual effects, games, and other genres. If you already know the basics of Maya and are ready to elevate your skills, then this book is for you. Nearly 1,000 pages are packed with organized, professional, and valuable insight on the leading 3D application on the market, enabling you to unlock the software's more complex features. Ideal as both a tutorial and study guide for the Autodesk Maya exam, this Autodesk Official Press book...

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Autodesk 3ds Max 2014 Essentials: Autodesk Official Press

Autodesk 3ds Max 2014 Essentials: Autodesk Official Press

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 04-JUN-2013

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Great guide to the fundamentals of Autodesk 3ds Max 2014 This Autodesk Official Press guide is just what you need to learn the basics of Autodesk 3ds Max 2014 quickly and easily. Through a series of cool projects like designing an alarm clock, animating a thrown knife, or lighting a scene, you'll learn the essentials of modeling, rigging, animating, and rendering using the popular Autodesk 3ds Max 3D animation and effects software. It's a practical, hands-on approach allowing you to constantly reinforcing skills as you learn them. Downloadable before-and-after project files let you to...

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AutoCAD 2014 For Dummies

AutoCAD 2014 For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 10-JUN-2013

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Find your way around AutoCAD 2014 with this full-color, For Dummies guide! Put away that pencil and paper and start putting the power of AutoCAD 2014 to work in your CAD projects and designs. From setting up your drawing environment to using text, dimensions, hatching, and more, this guide walks you through AutoCAD basics and provides you with a solid understanding of the latest CAD tools and techniques. You'll also benefit from the full-color illustrations that mirror exactly what you'll see on your AutoCAD 2014 screen and highlight the importance of AutoCAD's Model view, which shows...

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Autodesk Combustion 4 Fundamentals Courseware

Autodesk Combustion 4 Fundamentals Courseware

By: Autodesk

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 12-OCT-2012

Insert Date: 31-JUL-2013

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Whether this is your first experience with Combustion software or you're upgrading to take advantage of the many new features and tools, this guide will serve as your ultimate resource to this all-in-one professional compositing application. Much more than a point-and-click manual, this guide explains the principles behind the software, serving as an overview of the package and associated techniques. Written by certified Autodesk training specialists for motion graphic designers, animators, and visual effects artists, Combustion 4 Fundamentals Courseware provides expert advice for all skill...

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3ds Max 9 Essentials

3ds Max 9 Essentials

By: Autodesk

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 06-OCT-2006

Insert Date: 30-JUL-2013

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Bring 3D film effects to the big screen. Generate realistic characters for a top-selling game. Create rich and complex design visualization. Autodesk® 3ds Max® 9 lets you maximize your productivity and tackle challenging animation projects. And this book, developed by Autodesk insiders, lets you master the essential tools and techniques. Learn how to use 3ds Max 9 confidently in a production environment. Each chapter of this book has a series of theory lessons and one lab. The theory lessons introduce you to the functional areas of 3ds Max and explain these features with short simple...

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Rendering with mental ray & 3ds Max

Rendering with mental ray & 3ds Max

By: Joep van der Steen

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 20-MAR-2007

Insert Date: 27-JUL-2013

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Realize your vision with stunning renders of your 3ds Max projects that can only be achieved with a powerful engine like mental ray. Beginning with a concise review of the essential concepts, you proceed to step-by-step tutorials that teach you how to render scenes with indirect light or with specific effects, such as depth of field and motion blur. Contour line shading and various other mental ray features are presented in detail, then you learn how to use the different light types of 3ds Max inside mental ray and how to use mental ray's own specific area lights and its new daylight system....

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Autodesk Revit Architecture 2014 Essentials

Autodesk Revit Architecture 2014 Essentials

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 06-MAY-2013

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Quickly learn essential Revit Architecture tools and techniques Autodesk Revit Architecture is the powerful, sophisticated building information modeling (BIM) software that has transformed the architectural design industry. This Autodesk Official Press guide is the perfect introduction to the powerful software for architects, designers, and students. Three Revit experts provide concise explanations, real-world examples, and plenty of hands-on exercises and tutorials. You'll soon master the basics and then find yourself using the software confidently, productively, and...

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Autodesk Revit Architecture 2014: No Experience Required

Autodesk Revit Architecture 2014: No Experience Required

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 04-JUN-2013

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Learn Revit Architecture with an engaging, real-world continuous step-by-step tutorial This Autodesk Official Press book helps you become proficient with Autodesk's popular building information modeling software using an innovative continuous tutorial. It covers each phase of designing, documenting, and presenting a four-story office building, a real-world project you might expect to encounter on the job. Concise explanations, focused examples, step-by-step instructions, and an engaging hands-on tutorial make this Autodesk Official Press guide the perfect way to learn Revit...

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Mastering Autodesk Revit Architecture 2014

Mastering Autodesk Revit Architecture 2014

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 04-JUN-2013

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Learn Revit Architecture with expert instruction from this Autodesk Official Press guide The new edition of this bestselling Revit book is the most useful and approachable Mastering Revit Architecture yet. Thoroughly revised and updated, this comprehensive guide to Autodesk's industry-leading building information modeling (BIM) software features in-depth explanations, real-world examples, and practical tutorials help you grasp crucial tools, techniques, and concepts so you can quickly start doing real work in Revit. You will learn core BIM concepts and best practices for everything from...

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3ds Max Design Architectural Visualization

3ds Max Design Architectural Visualization

By: Brian L. Smith

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 10-SEP-2012

Insert Date: 16-JUL-2013

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Learn time-saving techniques and tested production-ready tips for maximum speed and efficiency in creating professional-level architectural visualizations in 3ds Max. Move from intermediate to an advanced level with specific and comprehensive instruction with this collaboration from nine different authors from around the world. Get their experience and skills in this full-color book, which not only teaches more advanced features, but also demonstrates the practical applications of those features to get readers ready for a real production environment. Fully updated for the most recent version...

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Getting Started in 3D with 3ds Max

Getting Started in 3D with 3ds Max

By: Ted Boardman

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 10-SEP-2012

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Learning a 3D visualization software is a daunting task under any circumstances and while it may be easy to find online tutorials that tell you what to do to perform certain tasks you'll seldom learn "why" you are performing the steps. This book approaches training from a top-down perspective way you will first learn important concepts of 3D visualization and functionality of 3ds Max before moving into the finer detail of the command structure. By learning how things work and why you might choose one method over another the book will not only teach you where the buttons are, but more...

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Rig it Right! Maya Animation Rigging Concepts

Rig it Right! Maya Animation Rigging Concepts

By: Tina O'Hailey

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 20-MAR-2013

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Rigging a character can be a complicated undertaking. Move from a bi-pedal character to a quad- or poly-pedal and, well, things just got real. Where do you begin? Unlike all of those button-pushing manuals out there, Rig it Right! breaks down rigging so that you can achieve a fundamental understanding of the concept, allowing you to rig more intuitively in your own work. Veteran animation professor Tina O’Hailey will get you up and rigging in a matter of hours with step-by-step tutorials covering multiple animation control types, connection methods, interactive skinning,...

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3ds Max Modeling for Games: Volume II

3ds Max Modeling for Games: Volume II

By: Andrew Gahan

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 06-AUG-2012

Insert Date: 02-JUL-2013

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There's a new trend towards sylized, comic-style art, with the latest wave of 3D movies (a la Pixar ).  Max users can do this kind of thing, and they want to learn how. Andy Gahan is building on the success of his Focal book, 3ds Max Modeling for Games (which covers realistic style art) with this new VOLUME II, covering stylized comic-style art.  Forum members are asking for this treatment, and we are delivering. We are linking up to original book branding and titling, and offering the same robust portal for both books - the art on the cover will show the distinction of this volume. The...

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Autodesk AutoCAD 2013 Practical 3D Drafting and Design

Autodesk AutoCAD 2013 Practical 3D Drafting and Design

By: João Santos;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-APR-2013

Insert Date: 30-APR-2013

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Take your AuotoCAD design skills to the next dimension by creating powerful 3D models Obtain 2D drawings from 3D models Master AutoCAD’s third dimension Full of practical tips and examples to help take your skills to the next dimension In Detail AutoCAD is a computer-aided design (CAD) and drafting software application. AutoCAD supports both 2D and 3D formats. AutoCAD is used in a range of industries and is utilized by architects, project managers, and engineers, among others. "Autodesk AutoCAD 2013 Practical 3D Drafting and Design" will take you beyond the 2D frontier...

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Learning Revit Architecture 2010

Learning Revit Architecture 2010

By: Autodesk Official Training Guide

Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 16-NOV-2009

Insert Date: 09-APR-2013

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Learn Revit Architecture 2010 from the source! This beautiful full-color Official Training Guide is the perfect resource for those who need a complete, expert guide to Revit Architecture 2010. With training provided by Autodesk experts who helped create the software, this book thoroughly covers the principles and fundamentals of this groundbreaking building information modeling (BIM) software. You'll create a basic floor plan, add and edit simple and complex walls, modify and detail drawings, and learn valuable techniques and best practices. This invaluable guide also prepares...

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Learning AutoCAD 2010 and AutoCAD LT 2010

Learning AutoCAD 2010 and AutoCAD LT 2010

By: Autodesk Official Training Guide

Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2009

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Learn AutoCAD from the source! This beautiful full-color Official Training Guide from Autodesk is the perfect resource for architects, engineers, designers, and students who need a thorough guide to AutoCAD. With training provided by experts who helped create the software, the book thoroughly covers AutoCAD principles and fundamentals, including 2D drawing, design, drafting, annotations, hatching, and more. And it's packed with screen shots and real-world examples that both instruct and inspire. Practical for both self-paced learners and instructor-led study, this guide also provides...