Design with a New Perspective

As humans we feed off of creativity. That’s what makes us so interesting. We can each look at something, whether it be art, the clouds in the sky or a piece of furniture, and draw completely different ideas and inspiration from the exact same scene. We see things from our own perspective, if you will.
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The Perfect Toolbar for You

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With pCon.planner, you configure and individualize products and solutions on a daily basis, and it’s likely that you’re using the same functions over and over again, right? Start – rectangle. Edit – extrude. Start – materials. Edit – assign material. Wouldn’t it be practical if you could create your own toolbar with all of the functions and tools that you use the most?

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Brand-conscious? Incorporate your logo into your renderings

A great deal of time goes into a rendering. From the idea and planning to the completed image, you could end up spending hours, days or even weeks on such a project. Wired on coffee, highly concentrated and with a nervously-shaking foot, you shift tables and change light settings until finally… the finished product for your customer presentation or website shines on the monitor in all its glory. Now only one thing is missing: your logo.

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HDRI as a Light Source – Atmospheric Renderings

HDRI als Lichtquelle

What is it exactly in an image that speaks to our emotions? The setting, sure, but that can be interpreted in so many different ways. Why do we feel such a connection with some images, and less with others?

It may not be the answer for everything, but it’s no questions that there is usually one key factor: LIGHT.

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Configurable Storage with Bruynzeel

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Storage is often overlooked, pushed to the background of many renovation and design projects. Truth be told, what we store actually deserves our utmost attention. After all, we wouldn’t be storing it in the first place if it wasn’t of some importance. From user manuals and personal items to the storage of fine art collections and archives, storage systems are essential in maintaining the integrity and condition of the items being stored away.

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Plan your move with pCon.planner

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Most people count sheep when they’re trying to sleep, or so the old adage goes. But not you, all you can think about are boxes. “Did I remember to label the dishes box as fragile?” “How am I going to get all of these boxes packed by Friday?” “Will all of the boxes even fit in the moving truck?”

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Make a statement with OFML data from Bulo

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Let’s face it, as much as people may love their jobs, there a few that spring out of bed every single morning, never a thought to push the snooze button just one last time. Some days we just need that extra boost to get us up and eager to start the day. Having an exciting and creative work environment to look forward to might just do the trick!

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A Little More Background on Backgrounds

Foreground – background, background – foreground. What about it? It’s all about the planning, of course! In one of our previous blogs, we encouraged you to look beyond the walls, into the background. Now, to provide you a little more background into backgrounds, so to speak, we want to show you a new way you can give your plan that extra something.
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Connect lines, but not forever!

Do you use the polyline tool in pCon.planner? Then we’ve got a tip for you today!

Say you create a line in planner and, at some point, you place a second line at the end of the first. Generally, the second line will automatically snap to the first polyline, merging the elements to form one polyline. This is in fact a very useful tool for many applications.

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Dimensions to a Tee — Changing Wall Thickness in pCon.planner

The floorplan is drawn and the walls are in place, but you still need to adjust the thickness of the walls. You enter the new wall thickness that you’d like…and: the room’s dimensions aren’t the same as they were before. That can be really frustrating!
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