5 06, 2018

VR: Virtually Revolutionary

By |2018-10-04T13:12:35+00:00June 5th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Over the last few years, Virtual Reality (VR) has gone from the realm of science fiction to an everyday entertainment and office technology. VR has particularly unique potential to disrupt the field of architecture. In the same way that the move from traditional paper drafting techniques to computer-based CAD systems, and from 2D to 3D, opened up new design options, the move from CAD to BIM is equally momentous. Suddenly, designers are able to move through the structures and interiors they create before the foundation is even set, allowing them to identify potential issues and costly delays before they [...]

22 05, 2018

How to create an Architecture portfolio in Virtual Reality

By |2018-10-04T13:13:28+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Categories: Help, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

As an architect, you use a portfolio of your work to communicate your individual style and brand to your prospects and clients. In recent years, professionals have moved away from presenting their work on paper form to using a digital portfolio, primarily because it is simpler and more cost effective to update and maintain. A digital portfolio can consist of JPEGs, text, and video, and may be shared in different forms, such as an app, a PDF, or a web-hosted collection. But with the advent of Virtual Reality (VR) technology, architects can now create an immersive portfolio of work to [...]

13 03, 2018

Building a Smart City with VIM in Qingdao, China

By |2018-10-04T13:20:12+00:00March 13th, 2018|Categories: News, Press|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

An increasing number of people around the world are migrating to cities. And in the future, more metropolises will be deemed smart cities. In fact, Smart America estimates that over the next 20 years, city governments around the world will invest more than $41 trillion to modernize their cities. But smart cities of the future will go far beyond automated lighting and autonomous cars. Via Virtual Information Modeling (VIM), the new smart city will be created from the ground up using the power of virtual reality. That’s why VIM AEC is partnering with both American and Chinese companies to [...]

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