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SketchUp 2023 is out!

The Revit Importer in SketchUp Studio 2023 will create powerful AEC Workflows.


Among the tree branches

Located near a lake in Quebec Province, Canada, m.o.r.e. cabin is an unusual mountain hut.


Ready for a second life

This abandoned, weather - beaten mill located near a lake in Central Bohemia, Czech Republic...

Can I sell SketchUp models?

Regardless of the reason you're using SketchUp, you’ve probably wondered if you can make some extra money along the way.


In a green embrace

This vacation ‘haven’, surrounded by pine trees in Tonden, the Netherlands, stretches out over 150 sq. m.


Crazy or ingenious

Java Architecture implemented a young couple’s risk-involving idea in the centre of Paris


Feeling of freedom

Greek Sithonia peninsula is the epitome of freedom and summer, but, paradoxically, its architecture is largely defined by the urban regulations.


Play of geometry and art

The PLAY/PAUSE project of the avant-garde Canadian architect Jean Verville offers a complete volume transformation.



Following the logic of its sequence this issue is a bridge that spans between two years is only partly the reason for the subject matter of the text.


The designer as a mediator

„Everything is in the air - it only has to be made true, transforming ideas into objects that will improve the quality of life for everybody.”


V-Ray 5 in SketchUp Studio

V-Ray’s robust rendering engines mean you can take your 3D models from idea to art by adding global illumination and, real-life materials, and...


Scan Essentials

Scan Essentials is easy and intuitive. Let you import, view, and model directly on point cloud data in SketchUp


SketchUp Studio: Built for Building

SketchUP studio includes SketchUp Pro, V-Ray, Scan Essentials. Find out what the differences between Sketchup Studio and Sketchup Pro are and more!


What’s the easiest way into 3D modeling?

The basic principles into 3D Modeling in SketchUp and how easily and quickly we can create 3D models, related with interior design and architecture.


A fresh, new update for SketchUp 2020

After introducing SketchUp 2020 in January and sharpening it in April, we’re pleased to announce an August update as well.


Announcing SketchUp 2019 Feature Updates

We are excited to share some of our favorite features and improvements in the latest product update to SketchUp Pro 2019 and LayOut.

SketchUp | Product Review

What is NEW in SketchUp Pro 2020

All new SketchUp Pro 2020 features in one place. The new version is all functioning and officially available since January 28th. So let's explore it.


Moshe Shemesh: Take time to learn.

Born in Israel, working across the state borders, Moshe Shemesh recently published a crucial book about SketchUp and V-Ray.


Design at Starbucks: Brewing the right stuff

David Daniels heads up Starbucks’ America East design teams, overseeing over a hundred designers across New York, Chicago, Dallas, Latin America.


See the Grammarly Office in Kyiv

Leading architecture and interior design firm, balbek bureau, was chosen to design an entirely new space for one of Grammarly’s largest offices.


What’s new for SketchUp in 2019?

SketchUp Pro 2019 is here, it’s faster and more powerful than ever, with bug fixes, system improvements, and some shiny new features.


Around the World with SketchUp

From Barcelona to Bangalore (and everywhere in between) SketchUp users create noteworthy designs, often influenced by their unique surroundings.


Make (Even) Better Drawings with LayOut

For presenting work to clients, planning boards, contractors — whomever — we still use 2D drawings to convey design and detail. That’s pretty clear.

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