Eovia Corporation is shipping a new app for Mac users, CADstyle. CADstyle is a plug-in designed for importing CAD models into Carrara Studio 3. The plug-in features support for various 3D exchange file formats. According to Eovia Corporation:
Eovia Corporation, developer and publisher of leading 3D software, today announced the immediate availability of CADstyle, a full-featured plug-in that enables users to directly import CAD models and assemblies into Carrara Studio 3.
CADstyle delivers a new dimension to Carrara Studio, forming a pro-efficient straightforward solution for designers and people handling technical models who need to produce top-quality renderings for impacting presentations, as well as for illustrators who need to create photo-realistic or technical rendering from existing CAD models for brochures, technical documentations, on-line and off-line presentations, and more.
- Import industry-standard 3D exchange file formats - Import DWG, VRML, OIV, STL models and scenes directly into Carrara Studio 3
- Import high-level standard CAD models - Open IGES, STL or STEP files directly from your Carrara Studio environment. NURBS models will be automatically crack-free tesselated and will become native Carrara Studio models that can be edited, manipulated and directly animated and rendered
- Import well-known specific file format - Provides users of various CAD applications a straightforward solution for photo-realistic and NPR rendering of their 3D models
You can find more information about the CADstyle release at the Eovia Corporation Web site. CADstyle is available for US$299.00.