Shortcutter Preview for SketchUp

Sync SketchUp shortcuts to the cloud

With the recent release of SketchUcation Tools 2.6 we really have moved Plugins into the cloud with device syncing and version management. That got us thinking about what else we could store in the cloud?

If you need to store and retrieve your assigned shortcut keys across numerous devices then this could be the tool for you. If you want to see this happen then vote by clicking the link below...

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SketchUcation Tools 2.6 released

Sync your Plugins for SketchUp to the cloud

SketchUcation Tools 2.6 introduces faster downloads, up to 4x, device syncing of plugins, new API for plugin devs and tons of bugfixes, tweaks and improvements.

You NEED to update as this is the most exciting release to date. Keep all your devices plugins in sync across different version of SketchUp!

Yep....running v8 and need v2014 to have the same plugins? Simple one click solution to get everything in sync.

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SketchUptoLayOut updated for SketchUp 2014

SketchUp to LayOut for SketchUp 2014

If you were one of the lucky ones to grab Matt Donley's SketchUptoLayOut webinar at the end of January you'll know in that he focused on SketchUp 2013. With the recent release of SketchUp 2014 Matt gave all his customers a free update to the SketchUptoLayOut asset pack that includes the features for SketchUp 2014.

So, if you need to brush up on your SketchUp to LayOut workflow and have SketchUp 2014 then there's is no other book currently out as up-to-date as Matt's!

Check it out!

Axis Camera Extension for the SketchUp released

Axis Camera Extension for SketchUp released

With the Axis Camera Extension for the SketchUp, system designers can conveniently select Axis Network Cameras and insert them into 3D models of buildings.

Different mounting positions and view angles can be evaluated through interactive camera views showing the respective camera coverage areas. Users can pan, tilt and zoom the cameras to determine the optimal setup for the best video surveillance coverage.

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Free SketchUp 3D Trees for Premium Members

Free 3D Trees for SketchUp

48 3D Trees optimized for SketchUp now available as a free download for Premium Members. Bring your SketchUp scenes to life with these lo-poly and render ready tree species.

15 species of trees to choose from each UV mapped and very light weight. Ideal for SketchUp scenes.

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Win $500 for your SketchUp Tip

3dconnexion best tip competition

3Dconnexion have another mouth watering competition for SketchUp users. Simply send them the best SketchUp tip or trick that you can only do using a 3D mouse and one other SketchUp trick and win up to $500!

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Closes February 14th so hurry up!

SketchUp to LayOut Free Webinar


Our good friend Matt Donley from is soon to release his much anticipated SketchUp to LayOut ebook. We have had a sneak peak at his new book and we can honestly say that it is a winner! If you are interested in his Free Webinar on the 30th of January just follow the link below.

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LumenRT 4.4


Available as a free upgrade for all LumenRT 4 users, this update adds improved export capabilities for all LumenRT supported platforms including CityEngine, MicroStation, Revit, and Sketchup. LumenRT 4 Studio is the most comprehensive system for transforming 3D models and designs into rich, nature-filled videos, images and real-time immersive experiences. Developed by the leading provider of natural scenery technology for the CG and movie industry, e-on software's LumenRT 4 Studio delivers breathtaking realism, superior performance and ground-breaking ease of use.

Thea Render 1.3 released

thea render presto square

Thea Render 1.3 'Presto Square' is now available with some exciting new features along with substantial improvements for the Presto engine.

Presto Square now runs on both GPU and CPU simultaneously, unleashing the full potential of your computer. Render times have being slashed utilizing this new technology.

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Christmas Competition Winners

competition winners announced

After an extending period of adjudication we are pleased to announce the 3 lucky winners of the Christmas SketchUp modeling competition. Thanks to everyone that entered your submissions were great!

See Who Won