Domestika Basics 5 courses Best Seller

Introduction to SketchUp

By Alejandro Soriano
Architectural visualization and 3D modeling. Valencia, Spain.
On Domestika since 10/01/2014
, Architectural visualization and 3D modeling

Learn 3D modeling and design from scratch in a quick, efficient and professional way

  • Domestika Basics 5 courses Best Seller Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 100% Positive reviews (1.4K)
  • 38692 students
Introduction to SketchUp

Learn 3D modeling and design from scratch in a quick, efficient and professional way


Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 100% Positive reviews (1.4K)
  • 38692 students
  • 5 courses
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Level: Beginner
  • 52 Lessons (6h 24m)
  • 44 downloads
  • Available from the app
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese, German
  • Unlimited access forever


Domestika Basics · 5 courses included

If you want to start shaping your ideas and communicating them in 3D, this design software is ideal, for its ease of learning and its good results for 3D modeling in a short time. In this Basics of 5 courses you will learn, from the hand of the specialized 3D visualization designer Alejandro Soriano, to master SketchUp from scratch to model in three dimensions, since it offers a set of tools with which you can work from the early stages of conceptual design until its final phase.

In the first course you will get acquainted with the software and learn the first tools; You will configure the camera, make your first strokes and see how to generate volumes. It will also be time to customize your keyboard.

You will start the second course by drawing, using polygons and multiple tools that will be useful for you to move, copy models, the selection and discover the types of volumes.

In the third course, you will learn to create and manage the groups and components, seeing how to integrate them on surfaces or orient them to the camera; You will see the components and solid groups. You will also learn to model with the scale and solids tool.

In the fourth course you will start creating your own materials: solid colors or textures. You will discover how to map a texture on a surface, adapt photographs with one or more points of view, and see the different graphic styles for SketchUp.

In the fifth course you will learn to combine schemes and layers, make sections and work the shadows. You will create and manage scenes, being able to save the views of a model and you can make animations for the scenes. Finally you will learn to export your 3D model and deepen the extensions.

Technical requirements

    ⦁ A computer with Windows 10 or macOS 10.12 Sierra (or higher).
    ⦁ SketchUp (you can buy it or download the 30-day trial version on the SketchUp website).

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katrina.kolk 23.09.2020 at 15:38

For beginner this course is definitely good start to learn 3d modelling and sketchup, especially if you are into interior design, you need to present exhibition plan or you need to present 3d model for other purpose. The tutorials are very easy to follow and teacher explains very well how to use one or other tool. If you doubt that you can ever work with 3d program, this course is good start to boost your confidence.

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Alejandro Soriano

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Architectural visualization and 3D modeling

Alejandro Soriano is a freelance designer [i] specialized in 3D visualization. His job is to produce images and illustrations of objects, buildings and environments, which have not yet been built.

He is interested in everything that has to do with 3D modeling, either through manual modeling or through other techniques such as photogrammetry.

He has worked for clients such as RBA or National Geographic, but generally works for architecture and interior design studios.


Contents

Course 1 - First Steps in SketchUp

  • U1

    Presentation

    • Presentation
  • U2

    Versions and installation

    • Versions and installation
  • U3

    First contact

    • First contact
  • U4

    Navigating the model

    • Navigating the model
  • U5

    The importance of the point of view

    • The importance of the point of view
  • U6

    The first strokes

    • The first strokes
  • U7

    From flat surface to volume

    • From flat surface to volume
  • U8

    Measuring tools

    • Measuring tools
  • U9

    Keyboard shortcuts

    • Keyboard shortcuts
  • U10

    Modeling practice

    • Modeling practice

Course 2 - Modeling Tools

  • U1

    Welcome

    • Presentation
  • U2

    The Rectangle Tool

    • The Rectangle Tool
  • U3

    Polygons and Circles

    • Polygons and Circles
  • U4

    The move tool

    • The move tool
  • U5

    Group creation and rotation

    • Group creation and rotation
  • U6

    Copy and copy modes

    • Copy and copy modes
  • U7

    The component entity

    • The component entity
  • U8

    Scale factor and symmetry

    • Scale factor and symmetry
  • U9

    The tool follow me

    • The tool follow me
  • U10

    Modeling practice

    • Modeling practice

Course 3 - Groups and Components

  • U1

    Presentation

    • Presentation
  • U2

    The Outline window

    • The Outline window
  • U3

    Components with opening and fixed to a plane

    • Components with opening and fixed to a plane
  • U4

    Camera-oriented components

    • Camera-oriented components
  • U5

    Creation and management of component libraries

    • Creación y gestión de bibliotecas de componentes
  • U6

    The large component library, 3D Warehouse

    • The large component library, 3D Warehouse
  • U7

    Importing models in other formats

    • Importing models in other formats
  • U8

    Solid groups and components

    • Solid groups and components
  • U9

    Modeling with scale and solids

    • Modeling with scale and solids
  • U10

    Modeling practice

    • Modeling practice
    • Modeling Practice II

Course 4 - Materials, Textures and Graphic Styles

  • U1

    Presentation

    • Presentation
  • U2

    Applying default materials

    • Applying default materials
  • U3

    Creating a material from scratch

    • Creating a material from scratch
  • U4

    Texture mapping

    • Texture mapping
  • U5

    Creation and management of material collections

    • Creation and management of material collections
  • U6

    Adapt photographs with a single point of view

    • Adapt photographs with a single point of view
  • U7

    Adapt photographs with various points of view

    • Adapt photographs with various points of view
  • U8

    Selection of graphic styles

    • Selection of graphic styles
  • U9

    Customization of graphic styles

    • Customization of graphic styles
  • U10

    Modeling practice

    • Modeling practice

Course 5 - Organization and Configuration

  • U1

    Presentation

    • Presentation
  • U2

    Combining scheme and layers

    • Combining scheme and layers
  • U3

    Section cuts

    • Section cuts
  • U4

    Shadows and geolocation

    • Shadows and geolocation
  • U5

    Scene creation and management

    • Scene creation and management
  • U6

    Virtual tour and Animations

    • Virtual tour and Animations
  • U7

    Export to 2D and 3D formats

    • Export to 2D and 3D formats
  • U8

    Extensions, what they are and how to install them

    • Extensions, what they are and how to install them
  • U9

    A very useful extension, TrueBend

    • A very useful extension, TrueBend
  • U10

    Modeling practice

    • Modeling practice
    • Modeling Practice II

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About Domestika Basics

Domestika Basics is a series of courses focused on teaching the most commonly used software by creative professionals worldwide. The courses are taught in an easy, step-by-step fashion.
The content has been meticulously curated and is intended for both, beginning students going into a new creative field and more experienced professionals who need to polish their skills.
Learn with top Domestika teachers through hands-on lessons, plentiful resources and incremental challenges that will allow you to see results from the very first day.
Domestika Basics will allow you to step-up your professional game and be prepared to score better projects.

  • Without prior knowledge.

    Domestika Basics gives you everything you need to get started on a new creative field and become an expert on it.

  • Focused on the tool.

    Discover its principles, techniques, and the tried-and-true methods you need to master it.

  • Learn fast.

    With a straightforward, step-by-step approach, our outstanding professionals will teach you how to get the most out of the program.

Introduction to SketchUp. A 3D, Animation, Architecture, and Spaces course by Alejandro Soriano Best Seller

Introduction to SketchUp

By Alejandro Soriano
Architectural visualization and 3D modeling. Valencia, Spain.
On Domestika since 10/01/2014
  • 100% Positive reviews (1.4K)
  • 38692 students