Modeling with SketchUp, 3ds Max, and Maya

The modeling process itself is relatively straightforward. I built the model of the house after doing some research on it. I gathered all plans and images that I could find online and in books. Since classic designs such as this are well documented; it wasn't difficult to find the information I needed. The modeling part was quite simple as the building does not have any complex shapes, and so, this is polygonal modeling from boxes. Hence in this case, I didn't use any complex CAD drawings; just some references for checking the measures.

This topic is related to modeling, but again, teaching you how to model is out of the scope of this book. Instead, we are going to learn small tips that we can use to prepare ...

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