Realistic visuals are becoming increasingly important in architectural presentations. Considering your feedback, we implemented cast shadows in BIMx Mobile!This new free functionality is available as the default render mode, initially in the iOS application.
You can now adjust sun direction, height, and shadow intensity to achieve the perfect look.
Shadows are calculated on the fly: cut the 3D model and see the shadows adjust automatically. Save favorite views with different sun positions and create stunning presentations!This enhancement will soon be available on Android, and later on the web and desktop products as well.Read more about shadows here.
macOS and Windows app version 2022.4025, browser app version 2022.4026
This update brings the following benefits:
The desktop application is part of the Archicad 26 package and is available to download on graphisoft.com.
The web application is available on BIMx Model Transfer and opens Hyper-models in a new browser tab instead of the smaller embedded frame.
Read this article for further details.
Archicad’s BIMx publishing has been enhanced with 3D optimizations for faster export and smaller file size. As of Archicad 26, you can now easily control texture sizes as well:
Read more about all the improvements here.
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