- Archipelis Company (France) is pleased to announce a new release of Archipelis Designer, version 1.1. This innovative concept is so easy to use: just draw outlines to make it a 3D model. It's the most intuitive approach to sketch the shapes out that can then be enhanced with textures and photographs. Archipelis Designer is designed for both experienced 3D artists and beginners: creating smooth and textured organic models with just a few strokes has never been so simple and fast. Archipelis Designer v1.1 now supports more exports to allow better cross application modelling. Moreover, It can work with Google Sketchup (by Google, Inc.) and it can generate C OpenGL source code, which is of great value to game developers. The main features: - Automatic merging process - Multi-resolution management - Draw 2D shapes to build 3D objects - Re-position & re-shape the 3D objects - Viewing modes: Wireframe, cartoon, environment map, stereo viewing in anaglyphic mode - Painting embossed (displaced) maps to create relief on the mesh - Export to the formats: .obj (Wavefront), .wrl (VRML), .off (OFF), .asc (for 3DS Max), .dxf (DXF), .x (Direct X), .stl (STL), .x3d (X3D) - Possibility to include models into Google SketchUp (by Google, Inc) - Automatic generation of program: C code for rendering models based on OpenGL For More info, Please visit www.archipelis.com
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