Daniel Ewald, landscape architect MNLA

Photoshop – Using Load into Stack to show seasonal changes

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These posts will show some quick and easy examples of how to make use of Photoshop’s analytic qualities using the Content Aware FillPuppet Warp and Load Into Stack tools. This third post concerns the Load Into Stack script.

A special thanks to Eirik Dalland from Grindaker Landscape Architects for the tutorial images in these posts. The images were used in Dalland’s lectures in LAD100 – Introduction to digital tools, held at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, January 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

Filed under: Photoshop, Tricks of the trade

AutoCAD – Setting the correct layout scale, once and for all

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Cartoon by Roger Penwill

When working with AutoCAD, there are some common issues people run into. One that keeps coming up is how to set the proper layout scale when plotting. Depending on which template was used to create the drawing, the attached scales might look different from file to file.

In AutoCAD, we draw in 1:1 in model space with our (pre)defined units. The paper space where we create layouts is set to millimeters, and the scale used in the paper space is calculated based on a factoring number between the model and paper space. Basically, we don’t need to worry about custom scales, we can just zoom to scale in the drawing. Read the rest of this entry »

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NJKF Student Award 2012

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We were awarded the NJKF Student Award 2012 for the work with KOTE. This award is presented to students who have proved excellence in their professional and social commitment to spatial planning disciplines.

http://njkf.no/om-njkf/studentpris/

Filed under: Studies,

Vectorworks – Førsteinntrykk og erfaringer

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Foto: Nemetchek

Etter å ha gjennomgått Nemetcheks “Getting Started”-guides for Vectorworks Landmark har vi fått grunnleggende innsikt i hvordan Vectorworks føles å jobbe i. I tillegg har vi vært gjennom to webinarer som tar for seg holdningen til BIM-prosjektering; BIM Workflows in Landscape Architecture i regi av Nemetchek for AIA/ALA (American Association of Architects/Landscape Architects), samt generell håndtering av landskapsmodulen; Designing in Vectorworks Landmark 2011 i regi av NOVEDGE. Sistnevnte finnes offentlig tilgjengelig på YouTube.   Read the rest of this entry »

Filed under: Software, Studies, Vectorworks

Sensu – Artist brush for iPad

Looks like I might be off shopping for accessories soon.

Filed under: Gadgets, Tools,

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