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Introducing Our All New 3D Viewing Experience

We have just released a major update to the 3DVIA Cloud application service. The theme centers around the hero of our service; your content! We’ve significantly improved the user interface design of the viewing page so that working with and sharing your content is easier and more engaging. Whether it’s a sales pitch or internal [...]

The New 3DVIA Cloud: Transform How You Market and Sell with 3D!

Your customers are bombarded each day with thousands of marketing messages through articles, emails, phone calls and social media posts. How can you present your message in a way that stands apart from your competitors and connects with your audience in a meaningful way? It may seem overwhelming, but help is on the horizon with [...]

Space Database & 3DVIA – Understanding Real Estate with 3D

Moving an entire company into a new space is a costly and time-consuming endeavor. Luckily, Space Database is streamlining the process by combining traditional real estate tactics with 3D technology. Based in Toronto, Space Database has been providing innovative information management solutions to the North American commercial real estate industry since 1993. With an expansive [...]

Heart in Your Hand & 3DVIA – Helping Doctors Save Lives

We are always pleased to hear how others are utilizing 3DVIA technology, but when we learned how Heart in Your Hand was putting our products to use, we were both ecstatic and humbled. Specializing in disorders of the heart, Heart in Your Hand (HYH) transforms doctors’ 2D data images (CT scans and MRIs) into 3D [...]

Virtual Real Estate Powered by 3DVIA Studio

Have you ever had to choose your future real estate investment based only on a simple 2D plan and a few rendered pictures? Then you know how difficult it is to imagine what it will eventually look like. Together with Explorimmo, a leading online real estate marketplace in France, 3DVIA has made future real estate come [...]

Nestlé Goes Augmented with 3DVIA

3DVIA is proud to announce that RIO, the 3D augmented reality game built on 3DVIA technology by Dassault Systèmes, is set to hit supermarkets and grocery stores worldwide. Why supermarkets and grocery stores you ask? Because this AR game is a special kind found on the back of Nestlé cereal boxes. Since mid March consumers [...]

Tip #4 – How To Revolve Geometry

Create cones, spheres, and donuts/torus.

Cause & Effect: Hands on with 3DVIA Studio Webinar

Take 30 minutes on Thursday, June 17 to learn new skills with 3DVIA Studio and have the chance to WIN a $100 Apple® Gift Card* Cause & Effect: Hands on with 3DVIA Studio Thursday, June 17, from 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. EDT Speakers: Juan Del Rio & Iain Bissett. Want to get started with [...]

Announcing 2 FREE Social 3D Development Apps at GDC: 3DVIA Studio and 3DVIA Scenes

Continuing in the series of updates for the 3DVIA community this week, we are pleased to announce the public beta for both 3DVIA Studio and 3DVIA Scenes – 2 new 3D development applications that open powerful online 3D publishing to anyone.  To put it simply: if you need to create a 3D online game or [...]

Welcome to the NEW 3DVIA.com, 3D Content Creation Just Got Social!

If you are a frequent visitor to 3DVIA.com, you might notice a few changes that we have made to your favorite 3D social network.  “Might notice” is an understatement because the updates that we have launched this week are nothing short of HUGE.  We have crossed the threshold of a major milestone in our mission [...]

The holidays are a time for (3D) reflection in Photoshop

Add Reflections To Christmas Ornaments Using Photoshop 3D The holiday season is time of reflection and with a few simple steps, you can reflect your favorite picture in 3D Christmas ornaments for your Season Greetings cards and images. Materials Needed: Adobe Photoshop CS3 or CS4 Extended 3DVIA for Adobe® Photoshop® plug-in Step 1: Open a [...]

3DVIA at DEVCON 2009 (Special Secret 3DVIA Announcement)

After a quick scan of Twitter and the blogosphere, it looks like the coverage for 3DVIA at this year’s DEVCON 2009 was simply excellent.  Why then do I need to publish yet another recap of the conference?  The following articles from around the Web speak for themselves and even leak a few of the great [...]

Video – 3DVIA People: Emmy Jonassen

Meet Emmy, another 3DVIA EXPERT!  Emmy is a 3D artist as well as our Marketing Specialist.  She tells us all about her work, and her passion for 3D, and even reveals her Star Trek Geek side (sorry Emmy, the secret is out).  Make  sure you watch the video to the end! Keep up to date [...]

What’s New in 3DVIA Virtools 5

As you all know, 3DVIA Virtools 5, the newest version of our 3D engine for rapid game and 3D application development, has been released. It debuted at this year’s Game Developers Conference and was well received. The video above was produced for the show to demonstrate 3DVIA Virtool 5’s key new features, including: New 3D [...]

Tip #34 – How To Create an Umbrella

How To Create an Umbrella

Tip #33 How To Manipulate Similar Textures

How To Manipulate Similar Textures

Tip #32 – How To Align Textures With Geometry

How To Align Textures with Geometry

Tip #31 – How To Add and Adjust Textures

How To Add and Adjust Textures

Tip #30 – How To Remove Flickering Using Boolean Operations

How To Remove Flickering Using Boolean Operations

Tip #29 – How To Use Boolean Operations

How To Use Boolean Operations

Tip #28 – How To Rotate With Precision

How To Rotate with Precision

Tip #27 – How To Put an Object on the Ground

How To Put an Object on the Ground

Tip #26 – How To Deactivate Snapping

How To Deactivate Snapping

Tip #25 – How To Align a Complex Shape

How To Align a Complex Shape

Tip #24 – How To Use the Reference Point

How To Use the Reference Point

Tip #23 – How To Use Advanced Push-Pull

How To Use Advanced Push-Pull

Tip #22 – How to Change an Anchor Point When Pasting

How To Change an Anchor Point When Pasting

Tip #21 – How To Copy Elements

How To Copy Elements

Tip #20 – How To Scale Elements

How To Scale Elements

Tip #19 – How to Use Freeform Deform Mode

How To Use Freeform Deform Mode

Tip #18 – How To Use Move and Modify

How To Use Move and Modify Modes

Tip #17 – How To Use Deform Modes

How To Use Deform Modes

Tip #16 – How To Create Arches

How To Create Arches

Tip #15 – How To Create Octagons

How To Create Octagons

Tip #14 – How To Create Pyramids

How To Create Pyramids

Tip #13 – How To Change a Radius

How To Change a Radius

Tip #12 – How To Create Symmetry

How To Create Symmetry

Tip #11 – How To Create a Pattern

How To Create a Pattern

Tip #10 – How To Use Alignment In Offset

How To Use Alignment in Offset

Tip #9 – How To Draw a Parallel Line

How To Draw a Parallel Line

Tip #8 – How To Draw a Perpendicular Line

How To Draw a Perpendicular Line

Tip #7 – How To Use Existing Elements To Draw

How To Use Existing Elements to Draw

Tip #6 – How To Fill a Hole

How To Fill a Hole

Tip #5 – How To Create Tangent Elements

How To Create Tangent Elements

Tip #3 – How To Use Sketch Points

Split line segments by adding sketch points.

Tip #2 – How To Select An Entire Component

Select entire components with a single click.

Tip #1 – How To Box Select

Easily select complex objects without selecting what is on the other side of the object.

Announcing the New 3DVIA Blog

3DVIA is proud to announce the launch of our new blog! We know it looks way different, but don’t be scared—it’s a good thing. The design, functionality, content, searchability, EVERYTHING in the new blog has been improved to cater to your needs. Key Improvements Based on your feedback, we’ve taken steps to improve the 3DVIA [...]

Video – A Quick Tour of 3DVIA.com

3DVIA.com is much more than a warehouse of 3D models, but a thriving community of users, and tools for all 3D enthusiasts.  Watch this short video to see what we’re all about. I will have Cliff’s Clips every Tuesday concentrating on all things 3D! Add your feedback/comments below…

Video – What’s New in 3DVIA Shape 3.0

  3DVIA Shape 3.0 has more freeform modeling tools, and makes creating non-square objects much easier.  New features include: revolve, mirroring, drawing on curved surfaces, deform, and offset.  Watch this 1.5 minute overview of what’s new in 3DVIA Shape 3.0. For a free download of 3DVIA Shape, click here. Be sure to check out the [...]