The Basics guide will walk you through the overall user interface, mouse interaction, and document organization. In addition, we will introduce you to the basic use of tools and commands in the software. You will become familiar with many of basic conventions used in all Vectorworks software products. This guide is recommended for both new and experienced users.
In this course, you will be introduced to core modeling concepts in Vectorworks software. Starting with key 2D modeling techniques, you will learn how to create and manipulate 2D forms. Then, you will explore fundamental 3D modeling workflows.
In this course, we will introduce you to commonly used tools and workflows in Vectorworks Spotlight, for entertainment design. You will explore Lighting, Rigging, Audio, and Video tools in Vectorworks Spotlight. In addition, we will explore preparing a project for export to Vectorworks Vision as well as review the capabilities of the various Cabling tools.
In the Vision guide, we will begin to explore using Vision for
previsualization. In addition, we will show how to properly configure
lighting devices in Vectorworks, for export to Vision. You will be
introduced to dmx, patching, fixture modes, as well as configuring a
custom lighting device in Vectorworks, for use in Vision.
The Rendering in Vectorworks overview will introduce you to the key techniques needed for successful rendering. From configuring Renderworks Cameras and applying basic render modes to lighting and texturing, this guide will give a good base for exploring the power and capabilities of Renderworks.
NOTE: The Spotlight Essentials seminar is a live event. During the seminar, our Customer Success team will be there to answer your questions. The seminar will be recorded and an access code will be sent out to view the recording after the seminar.
With our Spotlight Essentials seminar, you will explore some of the most common workflows and utilize the latest tools and commands of Vectorworks® Spotlight software. Designed to help you save time, by designing more efficiently, this seminar will cover the fundamental knowledge, needed to be successful with Vectorworks® Spotlight software.
2 Hours 15 Minutes
Review the Spotlight workspace & Spotlight workflows.
Import a base plan.
Setup a document.
Learn efficient drawing techniques.
Create a venue.
Place Stages, Lighting Devices, Rigging, Audio/Video Equipment, and more.
Explore Spotlight numbering and labeling workflows.
Learn how to presentation and document your design.
For many now is the ideal time to really discover how Vectorworks can help you work in 2D & 3D at the same time, saving you time and money and also help you to create stunning visuals to win more business.
Join Entertainment Industry Specialist, Tom White, as he shares his insights on streamlining workflows and creating impressive projects. Learn how to create and quickly edit seating layouts, create stages and Video Screens with client logos. Then create stunning visuals to wow clients!