The JCB Fastrac 8250, with accompanying camera placement image

NX Render Blog Series: The Visualization Process for Heavy Equipment – part four

Introduction We’re pleased to bring you part four of our NX Render series, where we are taking a close look at the different steps…

A Next Generation Tool: Generative Design

In case you missed our discussion on Next Generation Design with Bob Haubrock last week, Bob described a few design terms that really make up Next Generation Design. Among those terms,&nbsp…

NX 11 Visualization and the Remote Rendering

Many aspects of NX high end rendering are enhanced in version 11. The new Iray® rendering engine for NX Ray Traced Studio, scenes, materials, and metal or emissive materials are all examples. I hope …

Testing NX: a California Adventure

I always look forward to my trip to the Cypress, California office to test the latest functionality in NX. This marks my fourth attendance to the Early Access event—from NX 9 through the upcoming NX …

Photorealistic Rendering with a CAD System: That’s how we see it.

I have to admit, I’m a nut for classic films: black & white, made before 1950, even silent films. I stumbled on to Buster Keaton’s silent classic, “The General”, at the Los Angeles Conservancy’s …

Rendering, VR and AI… Oh my! The Inside Scoop on NVIDIA GTC 2016

You step outside onto a barren, rocky landscape the color of rust that stretches before you as far as the eye can see. Valleys, boulders, mountains… all are visible from your vantage point on a hill….

NX Calendar Image of the Month

This month we congratulate Lumantek. Their 3D rendered CAD design of a DTV signal generator is this month’s featured image in the 2015 global image gallery.

DTV stands for Digital TV, so t…

3D Rendering: Why It Matters to You & More

3D rendering often goes overlooked when it comes to product development, but it plays a more important part in the process than you might think. A photorealistic image can help sell a product long be…

NX Calendar Image of the Month

Each month, Siemens PLM shares customer-created images from a wide array of industries around the globe.

This month, congratulations go to Wheaton Brasil Vidros Ltda. and HIROTEC INDI…