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Merry Christmas from everyone at Linknode


After a busy year, the team at Linknode would like to thank our customers, suppliers and friends for all your support, and look forward to working with you in the New Year. Merry Christmas one and all. from Abi, Crispin, George, Dave, Rufus, Stewart and Minh ( I think the boys can’t wait for the

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VentusAR 5.2 Released


Today we are pleased to announce that VentusAR 5.2 is available for installation and update to all our customers. VentusAR v5.2 is a customer feature focussed release, responding to the most demanded requests of users. Full details are available at the Release Notes online for all our platforms, features include: A3 Render PDF production Support

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Customer, Landscape Architects, VentusAR

VentusAR welcomes Gillespies Landscape Architects


We are delighted that Gillespies, a forward thinking, UK based Landscape Architect practice, have signed up to use VentusAR within their organisation. After an evaluation of the tools on the market, Gillespies selected VentusAR as a suitable addition to their tools for landscape assessment and visualisation. This software will particularly help with the Grid and Building

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UrbanPlanAR

Testing the Location Tracking in UrbanPlanAR


UrbanPlanAR shows a planned building development that has not yet been built. If a developer was going to put an office building in the view below, what would it look like? How visible would it be? Would that be acceptable or is the visual impact too great? We use accurate localisation technology (built by the experts

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VentusAR

iPad Pro Cases from Studio Proper


This week we got some new iPad Pro cases delivered. These fit the iPad Pro 12 and hold it securely onto the tripod (its the same one we use for the iPad Pro 9 and Air 2). We took one out last time we were in the Campsie’s to do some testing to make sure

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VentusAR

A Cold Crisp Morning Testing


What a lovely morning to do some VentusAR testing. The car was frozen so once it was scraped and I could see it was off to the Campsie’s to test the new iPad Pro 9. Everything looks good, so I thought I would share some photos of the sun on the frosty hill side (and

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Release Notes, VentusAR

VentusAR 5.1 Released


Today we released VentusAR v5.1 into the app stores. The release includes many new features, bug fixes and performance improvements across Wind, Grid, Solar and Building domains. These include umbrella’s showing the extents of cumulative wind projects, advanced lighting controls and support for Netherlands projects. Cumulative Umbrellas The cumulative umbrella’s show the spread and distance of

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UrbanPlanAR

How Building is Going Digital


Today, I saw an article on the BBC news site about how the building business is going digital. I want to pick up on a few key points that are made in this article and to highlight how UrbanPlanAR can be used either as a design tool or a communication tool to show what project

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VentusAR

A Better Camera – Using External Photography in VentusAR


Sometimes the iPad camera just doesn’t cut it. Especially if you have over £1000 worth of Cannon EOS camera sitting on your desk.  In this blog post we will walk you through the process of uploading and calibrating DSLR photography to provide a better quality visualisation. Here is an example of the photomontage output created from

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