Google SketchUp 7 For Dummies (Paperback)

Aidan Chopra

  • 出版商: Hungry Minds
  • 出版日期: 2009-03-09
  • 定價: $875
  • 售價: 1.1$99
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 472
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 0470277394
  • ISBN-13: 9780470277393
  • 相關分類: SketchUp
  • 立即出貨(限量) (庫存=1)



Google SketchUp is the exciting free software package that makes 3D available to everybody. Whether you need to build 3D models for work, or you’ve just always wanted to explore 3D modeling, Google SketchUp was made for you. Still, it does take a bit of understanding to get started, so turn to Google SketchUp 7 For Dummies.

In classic For Dummies tradition, Google SketchUp 7 For Dummies gets right to the point so you can start creating 3D models right away. You’ll learn to:

  • Set up SketchUp, learn about edges and faces, use inferences and guides, and build your first model
  • Establish a basic end-to-end workflow for creating and sharing models
  • Model non-boxy objects like terrain, characters, bottles, and spheres
  • Add details like stairs, gutters, and eaves
  • Spruce up your models with styles and shadows to add effects, make objects pop, and enhance realism
  • Use the LayOut function to draw with vector tools, add text and callouts, and print your work
  • Design buildings and objects, export your models to other design programs or to Google Earth, and explore 3D animation

On the book’s companion Web site, you’ll also find a bonus chapter and videos demonstrating more about what you can do with Google SketchUp. Google SketchUp 7 For Dummies also shows you what SketchUp can and can’t do, and offers tips for solving common problems. Add a new dimension to your work today!


Google SketchUp是一個令人興奮的免費軟體套件,讓每個人都能使用3D技術。無論您是需要建立工作用的3D模型,還是一直以來都想探索3D建模,Google SketchUp都是為您而設計的。不過,要開始使用它還是需要一些了解,所以請參考《Google SketchUp 7 For Dummies》。

《Google SketchUp 7 For Dummies》以經典的《For Dummies》風格,直接點出重點,讓您可以立即開始創建3D模型。您將學會:
- 設置SketchUp,了解邊緣和面,使用推斷和指南,並建立您的第一個模型
- 建立基本的端到端工作流程,以創建和共享模型
- 建模非方形物體,如地形、角色、瓶子和球體
- 添加細節,如樓梯、排水溝和屋簷
- 使用風格和陰影來提升模型效果,使物體更加突出,增強真實感
- 使用LayOut功能使用向量工具繪圖,添加文本和標注,並打印您的作品
- 設計建築和物體,將模型匯出到其他設計軟體或Google Earth,並探索3D動畫

在本書的附屬網站上,您還可以找到一個額外的章節和視頻,展示更多您可以使用Google SketchUp做的事情。《Google SketchUp 7 For Dummies》還會向您展示SketchUp的能力和限制,並提供解決常見問題的技巧。立即為您的工作增添新的維度吧!