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The pCon blog is five years old now. Since summer 2010 you can get information about a variety of topics within the world of pCon. Most of the time we stay fairly close to our products, but we do publish posts that are a bit more general.

Now we would like to know what you would like to read about here, on the blog. Are there any features you would like to know more about? Would you like to read more editorial content about interior design? Would you like to know more about our users? Or maybe you have a question about us or the pCon.planner we did not answer, yet?

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20th Anniversary of EasternGraphics – a Reason to Celebrate

EasternGraphics is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year and because an anniversary is a reason to celebrate, that is what we did on the Friday before last. We celebrated until late in the night together with colleagues from all over Europe, clients, partners and other important companions. The party was accompanied by delicious food, a bounce house, paddle boats, a tombola and live music.EasternGraphics 20th Anniversary books more…

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3 Tips for Rendering Interiors

Besides being a terrific 3d room planning software, pCon.planner also is a tool for visualizing and presenting your interior designs. That is why we are sharing rendering tips from time to time on facebook, in our video tutorials and here on the blog. This time our focus will not be on the technical aspects but more on alleged trivialities that can be deciding factor when it comes to presenting spaces and interior concepts.
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3d Models by Fritz Hansen on pCon.catalog

In 1872 the cabinet-maker Fritz Hansen laid the foundation of the company that goes by the same name. Since then Fritz Hansen has worked with many renowned designers such as Arne Jacobsen, Christian Dell, Poul Kjærholm or Bruno Mathsson whose innovative, simple and sculptural furniture design shaped the aesthetic of the company. And still today the company’s designs – new and established – are distinguished by the usage of noble materials, impeccable craftsmanship and an unique, recognizable look.
You can download free 3d models by Fritz Hansen via their online catalog and use it for designing your living room, office space or any other area.
Iconic Designs by Fritz Hansen
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Rounding Corners and Advanced Extruding in pCon.planner

In this video we show you how to construct a tabletop. For this you will, for example, need rounded corners or the advanced extrusion, which allows you to insert recesses in two-dimensional objects. Many of the features shown are innovations of pCon.planner 7.1.

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The EasternGraphics Story – Part 1: Visions, People and Teamwork

Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others. Jonathan Swift (Anglo-Irish novelist, 1667 – 1745) described with these words, how every entrepreneur must feel at the very beginning of his career. On the occasion of our 20th anniversary we would like to give you a little insight into the company’s history.

Like most companies, ours started out very small. In 1995 five like-minded graduates of the Technical University of Ilmenau began highly motivated with the realisation of the first visions at the former building of the technology and innovation center in Ilmenau. The world of office furniture should be turned upside down with innovative software!
EasternGraphics GmbH - Our building in Manebach
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Video Upload Problems – We are Working on this Issue

Update: The problem is fixed and the upload of videos to Impress is working again. You can now present your projects again without restriction.

Due to some technical modifications by YouTube, Impress is experiencing problems when adding videos to presentations right now. We are fixing this issue as quickly as possible and apologize for any inconvenience.
Video Upload Problems – We are Working on this Issue

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Now in pCon.catalog: Office Furniture by Identi

Identi (German website) designs, produces and sells innovative office furniture solutions. The Swiss company fulfills standard criteria of modern workspace design as well as special wishes. That is why the company relies on qualified specialists and flexible production processes in its own facilities in Switzerland.
Office furnished with products by Identi
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Visit EasternGraphics at Design District in Zaandam

Visit us at Design District in Zaandam
Yesterday this year’s edition of the Design District in Zaandam opened its doors and our Team from EasternGraphics Benelux is thrilled to present to you the new features of pCon.planner 7.1. Design District is the leading event for interior design in the Netherlands. Until tomorrow, June 5th, you have the chance to take a look at interior design trends and new products of the about 150 high-quality participants at a glance.

The Team of EasternGraphics Benelux is looking forward to welcoming you at stand V68.

PS: Register here for free.

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Constructing in pCon.planner PRO

One of the biggest innovations in pCon.planner 7.1 PRO is the construction area. In the construction group you will find various tools for processing 2D and 3D elements. You can subtract objects from each other, merge them or form the intersection. The Follow-Me-tool allows the extrusion of a two-dimensional shape along any path. In this video we show you how to use these new functions.


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