Google SketchUp 8 For Dummies, by Chopra, Aidan
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- ISBN: 9780470916827 | 0470916826
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 12/28/2010
The book would is a beginner- and intermediate-user level manual that introduces readers to 3D modeling with GOUP. It assumes no prior knowledge of 3D modeling software, techniques or conventions. Upon reading the book in its entirety, readers would: Understand the basic concepts involved in 3D modeling Understand what kind of computer they'll need to run GOUP Understand where SketchUp fits in the universe of 3D modeling software Learn how to build a 3D model Print it out Share it with a friend Export it to another professional design package Export it to Google Earth Create a detailed set of plans Create a 3D animated tourReaders can use this book modularly, meaning that specific information is readily findable for a person with a specific question or concern. The book covers both GOUP (free) GOUP Pro on both Mac and Windows platforms, and contains a 16-page color insert to provide readers with ideas of what's possible with GOUP.