Monthly Archives: January 2013

3D models on tablet devices

For various technical reasons, the SketchUp software cannot be ported onto portable touch-screen devices (except for laptop PCs with touch screens). However there are several ways of accessing the 3D Warehouse or transferring 3D models from SketchUp onto a tablet … Continue reading

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Managing complex models

It’s tempting to map out and develop a large model with lots of features, all on an equal basis. That approach is best suited to exploring shapes and relationships on a throw-away, prototyping basis.¬†However the result is unlikely to be … Continue reading

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‘Legacy’ 3D buildings in Google Earth

The latest version (7) of the Google Earth software has an option to display¬†either the mass-produced building blocks or the hand-crafted (“legacy’) buildings. How to use the option: forum post Google 7 is available in: downloads

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