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LightUp: Realtime Lighting in SketchUp

By April 7, 2008 3 Comments

LightUp is creating quite a stir in the SketchUp community and for good reason. The plugin allows realtime lighting inside of SketchUp which by the looks of it dramatically improves the look of models.

The two YouTube movies below provide a preview:

The difference in quality is notable and this is one to watch, a beta website is online with a demo promised in the coming days/weeks.

See http://www.light-up.co.uk for full details.

You can follow the discussion on LightUp at the Sketchucation forums.

Thanks to Pedro for sending us the links…


Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.