VWX Spotlight and Design

Posts in this category relate specifically to design ideas and development using or related to Vectorworks Spotlight and the full Vectorworks Designer package.

September 24, 2015

Depth of Field in Vectorworks 2016

There are a slew of new rendering features in Vectorworks 2016. Of course Vectorworks and Cinema 4D are related apps, so it is logical to see […]
April 7, 2015

Vectorworks Design Summit

Well, that about says it all, right? Meet, greet, learn and arty with the folks who love to love your favorite design software. As if there […]
April 6, 2015

Vectorworks for Entertainment Design 2015 Edition

Collect them all! My book; Entertainment Design: Scenery, Lighting, and Sound with Vectorworks Spotlight, 4th Edition has been published! This lengthy volumes provides readers with tutorial-based design techniques applicable […]
October 21, 2014

Published! Vectorworks for Entertainment Design by Kevin Lee Allen

KLAD is excited to announce that Kevin’s latest book, Vectorworks for Entertainment Design is now available! The first book in the industry tailored specifically for the […]
September 30, 2014

New Features in Vectorworks 2015 Deliver Faster Workflows

Post originally published on Planet Vectorworks By Kevin Lee Allen, Scenic & Lighting Designer, KLAD I’ve been beta testing Vectorworks 2015 since the spring, and it’s […]
September 9, 2014

Vectorworks 2015 has been announced!

Vectorworks is now a 64-bit application, the increase in speed, especially rendering speed is amazing and worthy of the price of admission alone! Vectorworks 2015 builds on the Vectorworks Graphics […]
May 7, 2014

$10,000 Vectorworks Design Scholarship

Nemetschek Vectorworks announced the Vectorworks Design Scholarship – a chance for students across all disciplines to win up to $10,000 by answering a few short questions and […]
February 7, 2014

A Vectorworks Valentine

Here’s a simple 3D heart to help to sharpen your Vectorworks skills and create a little something for your Valentine. Bonus – NURBS are such sexy […]
February 5, 2014

New Entertainment Design Tutorial by Kevin Lee Allen

Announcing a New Entertainment Design Tutorial by Kevin Lee Allen 2014/02/04 We’re excited to announce a new training guide by award-winning scenic and lighting designer Kevin Lee […]
November 27, 2013

Shop The Drama Book Shop, Black Friday and every day

The Drama Book Shop is one of my first discoveries in New York City, and we’ve spent a lot of time, money, there since. Time and […]
September 19, 2013

#Vectorworks 2014 for entertainment design. Whew! A slew of new gear! Videos galore!

And last, but certainly not least… Vectorworks 2014 packs many new features specifically for Entertainment Designers. What features you might ask, well… Lighting Device Improvements — […]
September 12, 2013

More #Vectorworks 2014 Magic

What’s new? What’s great? Displacement Maps! Displacement maps really, really, really, enhancement using Bump Maps to create the illusion of 3D with a simple 2D texture. […]