Autodesk® Showcase® 2012 visual communication software - part of the Autodesk Digital Prototyping solution-helps designers, engineers, and marketing teams evaluate designs in context, rapidly explore alternatives, and tell the stories of their designs with vividly immersive 3D presentations and highly realistic renderings. Featuring storyboarding and movie creation capabilities, a new cross-section tool, and an intuitive user interface and navigation techniques, Showcase 2012 enables users to make more informed product decisions and more clearly convey design intent. The new release also provides enhanced Autodesk® Inventor® interoperability and certain free third-party CAD translators, helping users save time and prevent rework. The result is a more efficient, economical design review and rendering process.
Autodesk® Showcase® 2012 Viewer* is a free application, available for download from Autodesk.com, that allows non-Showcase license holders to view and navigate Showcase scenes. For the first 30 days of use, the Showcase 2012 Viewer is a fully functional trial of Autodesk Showcase 2012 software.
* This product is subject to the terms and conditions of the end-user license agreement that accompanies the software.
Autodesk® Showcase® 2012 software addresses the needs of designers, engineers and marketing professionals, providing tools that help them interactively explore design options and create highly realistic renderings for sales and marketing purposes. Showcase 2012 software includes support for certain industry-standard 3D CAD formats; geometry tessellation; near photorealistic materials; HDRI environments and lights; easy-to-use camera and object animation; interactive 3D triggers and storyboards with very precise timing control; and image, movie, and Adobe® Flash® software rendering output.
Autodesk® Showcase® Professional 2012 software is designed for specialized display environments involving multiple-screen displays, high-speed raytracing clusters, stereoscopy, and remote session sharing. The software includes the features of Showcase 2012, plus these additional functionalities. Autodesk Consulting can help design and implement the right Showcase Professional solution for your specific needs.
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