Live Home 3D

What’s New in v.3.0

2D Plan View Improvements:

Resize and rotate objects in place with the help of special handles.
Resize and rotate using dots
Room tool helps to draw a complete room, which can be attached to any part of the house.
Live Home 3D’s Room tool
New Flip options are added to the Object Properties tab of the Inspector.
Flip options in Live Home 3D
Wall drawing tool for complicated projects with round walls.
Arch Wall drawing tool illustration
Polygonal-based Block tool for drawing balconies, porches, and other design elements.
Live Home 3D Block tool
Roof tool that allows the user to add custom shaped roofs to a project.
Roof tool for custom roofs
Smart Dimension tool helps to set the distance between underlying objects or walls.
Smart Dimension tool
Materials can be applied to objects or surfaces right on a floor plan.
Applying materials to objects on a plan
‘Auto outline’ vector-based 2D representation for furniture.
‘Auto-outline’ representation illustration
Elevation View mode presents the project in 2D side view.
Live Home 3D Elevation tool

3D View Improvements:

New advanced technique for non-destructive union and subtraction of intersecting building elements (openings, wall panels, floors, etc.).
An advanced technique for intersecting elements
Improved Shadow Map technique boosts program performance and makes shadows look soft and natural.
Improved Shadow Map
Level of details slider in Type & Representation dialog that allows to reduce the amount of vertices and triangles of any object.
Adjusting the amount of vertices and triangles of an object
Achieve natural lighting by setting up true Geo position, daytime and overcast.
Achieve natural lighting by setting up true Geo position
Improved Object and Material libraries.
Improved Object library
New camera settings, including FOV (field of view) and parallel camera projection (orthographic camera).
Live Home 3D Camera Settings
Export to 360° Panorama JPEG images (up to UHD quality in Pro Edition).
Export your interior design project to 360° Panorama
Export to 3DS format.
Export to 3DS format

Other Enhancements:

  • Significantly improved the program performance.
  • Help Instructor added for easier program learning.
  • Flexible workspace allows to attach and detach both Library and Inspector panels.
  • Vector-based hatch patterns.
  • Redesigned Project Gallery with house projects and sample rooms.
  • Sharing to Facebook, Twitter or YouTube added.
  • Import 3D models in Google Earth’s KMZ format.
  • 64-bit architecture.
  • iCloud support.
  • Versions and Autosave support.
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