2014

Hypotopia: A Truly Inspiring Example of 3D Visualisation

If you haven’t already heard of Hypotopia, we urge you to spend a few minutes watching this inspirational TEDx talk:www.youtube.com/watch?v=z-hQxbfPVeU

 

As a brief background to Hypotopia, the idea and name came about as a result of a protest project created by a team of Austrian students in response to the Hypo bank scandal. Hypo-Alpe-Adria-Bank, after various criminal acts such as balance sheet falsification, […]

Beagle Geoscience Incorporate 3D PDF Technology from PDF3D

Beagle Geoscience, consultants to the petroleum exploration community, will be showcasing their latest development featuring PDF3D’s 3D PDF technology at the oil industry’s Prospex conference in London, December 10th and 11th 2014.

London, UK, December 02, 2014 – PDF3D, the software developers behind PDF3D ReportGen and PDF3D-SDK, are continuing to forge strong relationships with key providers in the geosciences industry. After a successful show at InterGeo in […]

PDF3D Launch Is A Big Hit With InterGEO 2014 Visitors

Now that the dust has settled and we’re back in the UK after attending the 20th InterGeo in Berlin last week, we’ve had a chance to take stock of what was an incredibly interesting and successful event.

We hardly had time to breath at our stand this year, which was in part thanks to a few newsworthy pieces that hit the media in […]

PDF3D Release Revealed At InterGeo 2014

As the GIS, surveying and land management communities from around the world descend on the year’s big conference in Berlin, PDF3D will be revealing their latest geospatial 3D PDF features in V2.11.

London, UK, October 07, 2014 – InterGeo 2014 is set to be bigger than ever this year with over 16,000 visitors from 92 countries expected to attend in Berlin this October. With […]

Carlson Software to Showcase New 3D PDF Features in CADnet 2015 At InterGeo

As the new Carlson Takeoff Suite 2015 hits the worldwide market, the company takes CADnet to InterGeo 2014 to showcase the new 3D PDF conversion features powered by PDF3D technology.

London, UK, October 07, 2014 – With workflow, collaboration and 3D GIS being the big themes at this year’s InterGeo exhibition in Berlin this October, Carlson Software is keen to showcase their latest Carlson CADnet release […]

PDF3D and Pix4D Come Together To Offer Geospatial Community 3D PDF for UAV Data

As Pix4D continues its rapid expansion as one of the leaders in aerial image processing software, the latest release of Pix4Dmapper features 3D PDF technology from the experts at PDF3D.

London, UK, October 07, 2014
The InterGeo 2014 conference in Berlin marks the anniversary of a fortuitous meeting between Pix4D and PDF3D which, one year ago, has bought the highly anticipated release of […]

PDF3D Accelerate Update With Advanced PRC Features for 3D PDF

As leaders in 3D PDF conversion and publishing software, PDF3D has accelerated their latest version update two months ahead of schedule to bring advanced PRC technology to CAD users.

London, UK, September 03, 2014 – Originally scheduled for November 2014, the developers at PDF3D have accelerated production of their latest version update with even more features than initially planned – the most exciting of those […]

Did You Know? PRC Supports a Range of Geometric Precision Options

Modern 3D PDF, documents based on the PRC (Product Representation Compact) standard include a range of possible geometric precision schemes. This guide offers help in selecting the most appropriate mode for your application.
PRC Encoding inside 3D PDF Files
First, the PRC 3D geometric encoding standard has two main categories of encoding, either pure or tessellated. In the “Pure” form, full fidelity geometric shapes are encoded preserving full […]

Did You Know? Discover Key Frame Animation in PDF3D

The PDF3D products do a great deal more than most people realise. In this ‘Did you know?’ series, we’ll be going through each of the features you may not know exist within your 3D PDF tool.

This article is all about the key frame animation feature in PDF3D ReportGen. What makes this a great feature in both our end-user and developer products […]

Did You Know? How to add Annotations and Dimension layers to PRC in 3D PDF

One of the special features of PRC (Product Representation Compact), as a modern best-practice method to embed 3D scenes in an interactive PDF View, is to add annotations and dimensional layers as special options.

Normally the full 3D model can be rotated, scaled and positioned in a 3D view for review, taking advantage of the PRC high compression features. Each view can optionally reveal other […]