User Guide for Artlantis Studio and Artlantis Render Export Add-ons

User Guide for Artlantis Studio and Artlantis Render Export Add-ons

User Guide for Artlantis Studio and Artlantis Render Export Add-ons .

. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Update an . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 The export dialog . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 The export dialog . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Remarks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .atl file already sent into Artlantis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Contents Contents Export from ArchiCAD 15 to Artlantis Render 2 and Artlantis Studio 2 ___ 5 Foreword . . . . . . . . . 6 Update an . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 How to use . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .atl file already sent into Artlantis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Creating a new file . . . . . . . . . 5 Configuration . . 7 How to use . . . . . . 7 Configuration . . . . . . . . . 7 Creating a new file . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 More information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Export from ArchiCAD 15 to Artlantis Render 3 and Artlantis Studio 3 ___ 7 Foreword . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Remarks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 User Guide for Artlantis Studio and Artlantis Render Export Add-ons 3 . . . . . 8 More information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Contents 4 User Guide for Artlantis Studio and Artlantis Render Export Add-ons .

atl file format. 3) Click on the Save button. and the Export dialog box will be displayed: User Guide for Artlantis Studio and Artlantis Render Export Add-ons 5 . In case of problems. command 2) In the file format list. the add-on remains the property of Abvent R&D. choose the « Artlantis Render Studio 2 » option...Export from ArchiCAD 15 to Artlantis Render 2 and Artlantis Studio 2 Export from ArchiCAD 15 to Artlantis Render 2 and Artlantis Studio 2 Foreword Use this add-on to export the ArchiCAD 15 model into Artlantis Render and Studio 2. which ensures its development and maintenance.com Configuration Minimum requirements: Artlantis Render 2 or Artlantis Studio 2 installed.2 versions. as well with the old Art*lantis 4.artlantis. Note that file version 2 is incompatible with the old Artlantis 1.5 version. How to use The export dialog 1) Display the perspective 3D view in ArchiCAD and select the File > Save as. please contact technical support: www. Although this add-on is installed by default with ArchiCAD. The add-on creates files in .

com/ 6 User Guide for Artlantis Studio and Artlantis Render Export Add-ons . new lamps. Creating a new file Perspective Cameras. Heliodons. Roof. Others*: Textures associated with the ArchiCAD materials will be exported. Door. select the needed material.artlantis. new viewpoints. Beam. Update an . open the ArchiCAD PhotoRendering Settings dialog box (Document > Creative Imaging). Objects from the Reference File” options are selected. All outgoing items will be used from the reference file. To smooth the curves in Artlantis.atl file. • Lights*: All lamps inserted into the ArchiCAD project will appear on Artlantis’s Lights Inspector List. *Note: If the Lights or Sun controls are disabled on the export dialog. More information For more information. and click on the “Choose a File” button. Lights.Export from ArchiCAD 15 to Artlantis Render 2 and Artlantis Studio 2 The export dialog allows you to: • Create a new . go to the Shaders inspector tab "Advanced Parameters" area. activate the Internal Rendering Engine and switch ON the appropriate light source. Lights. Texture Options: • Wall. and use the "Smoothness" slider. • Update an . Available options: • • Replace ArchiCAD Materials with Artlantis Reference File Materials Using the Same Identifier Add Artlantis Perspective Views. Lights. Slab. as well as Mesh and Object. Heliodons. Window. *Note: The Others option includes all ArchiCAD tools such as Column. Sun: Check the items to export. Then select the . new heliodon) will be exported from ArchiCAD that are not part of the reference file.atl file already sent into Artlantis All controls described in the “Creating new file section” are also valid here! Select the “Use Reference File” option. only those newly created ArchiCAD elements (new geometry. curved ArchiCAD elements exported into Artlantis are never smoothed. • Sun*: The heliodon (geographical position. Objects from the Reference File Note: If the “Replace ArchiCAD Materials with Artlantis Reference File Materials Using the same Identifier” and the “Add Artlantis Views. date and time) will appear on Artlantis’s Heliodons Inspector List.atl file already sent into Artlantis.atl reference file. Remarks By default. please visit: http://www. • Perspectives Cameras: All cameras created in ArchiCAD will appear on Artlantis’s Perspectives Inspector List. Stair.

which ensures its development and maintenance. please contact technical support: www.2 versions. Note that file version 3 is incompatible with the old Artlantis 2/1. How to use The export dialog 1) Display the perspective 3D view in ArchiCAD and select the File > Save as.Export from ArchiCAD 15 to Artlantis Render 3 and Artlantis Studio 3 Export from ArchiCAD 15 to Artlantis Render 3 and Artlantis Studio 3 Foreword Use this add-on to export the ArchiCAD 15 model into Artlantis Render and Studio 3.atl file. User Guide for Artlantis Studio and Artlantis Render Export Add-ons 7 .5 version. the add-on remains the property of Abvent R&D. command 2) In the file format list. choose the « Artlantis Render Studio 3 » option. Although this add-on is installed by default with ArchiCAD.. and the Export dialog box will be displayed: The export dialog allows you to: • Create a new .atl file format.artlantis. as well with the old Art*lantis 4. 3) Click on the Save button. In case of problems.com Configuration Minimum requirements: Artlantis Render 3 or Artlantis Studio 3 installed.. The add-on creates files in .

• Sun*: The heliodon (geographical position. *Note: The Others option includes all ArchiCAD tools such as Column. date and time) will appear on Artlantis’s Heliodons Inspector List. Objects from the Reference File Note: If the “Replace ArchiCAD Materials with Artlantis Reference File Materials Using the same Identifier” and the “Add Artlantis Views. new lamps. • Unique Layer: If checked. Window. please visit: http://www. select the needed material.Export from ArchiCAD 15 to Artlantis Render 3 and Artlantis Studio 3 • Update an . Available options: • • Replace ArchiCAD Materials with Artlantis Reference File Materials Using the Same Identifier Add Artlantis Perspective Views. Lights.atl file already sent into Artlantis. More information For more information. Door. Remarks By default. Sun: Check the items to export. only those newly created ArchiCAD elements (new geometry. and click on the “Choose a File” button.artlantis. all the ArchiCAD layers will be recovered into the Layers list of the Artlantis Objects Inspector. *Note: If the Lights or Sun controls are disabled on the export dialog. • Lights*: All lamps inserted into the ArchiCAD project will appear on Artlantis’s Lights Inspector List. open the ArchiCAD PhotoRendering Settings dialog box (Document > Creative Imaging).atl reference file. Beam.com/ Abvent. activate the Internal Rendering Engine and switch ON the appropriate light source. Texture Options: • Wall. Then select the . and use the "Smoothness" slider. • Perspectives Cameras: All cameras created in ArchiCAD will appear on Artlantis’s Perspectives Inspector List. new viewpoints. Heliodons. Objects from the Reference File” options are selected. curved ArchiCAD elements exported into Artlantis are never smoothed.atl file already sent into Artlantis All controls described in the “Creating new file section” are also valid here! Select the “Use Reference File” option. All outgoing items will be used from the reference file. Lights. go to the Shaders inspector tab "Advanced Parameters" area. Creating a new file Perspective Cameras. new heliodon) will be exported from ArchiCAD that are not part of the reference file. Roof. Lights. as well as Mesh and Object. June 2011 8 User Guide for Artlantis Studio and Artlantis Render Export Add-ons . all the ArchiCAD layers are exported into a single layer to Artlantis. Slab. Others*: Textures associated with the ArchiCAD materials will be exported. If unchecked. To smooth the curves in Artlantis. Stair. Heliodons. Update an .

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