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How To use Landscape Design Software

How To use Landscape Design Software

Creation great-looking or even impressive landscape designs is a great labour and real art. There are required the fundamental knowledge in design field, architecture and construction, and also in other special fields, such as plant growing, history, culture, philosophy, etc. Moreover, you need to have good artistic abilities for achievement success in landscape design. All these nuances create the impression that it is incredibly complex process, but ConceptDraw PRO aims to radically change your opinion and make you closer to the realization of your dream. Now thanks to the Landscape & Garden solution included to the Building Plans area of ConceptDraw Solution Park, you can fully concentrate on the creation the masterpieces in landscape design, without worrying about drawing process. Powerful drawing tools and included numerous collection of samples, templates and pre-designed vector objects are helpful for creation Landscape designs and Landscape plans of any complexity and style, they help you unlock your creativity and design easily the lively garden. Read more

Bubble diagrams in Landscape Design with ConceptDraw PRO

Bubble Diagrams are the charts with a bubble presentation of data with obligatory consideration of bubble's sizes. They are analogs of Mind Maps and find their application at many fields, and even in landscape design. At this case the bubbles are applied to illustrate the arrangement of different areas of future landscape design, such as lawns, flowerbeds, playgrounds, pools, recreation areas, etc. Bubble Diagram helps to see instantly the whole project, it is easy for design and quite informative, in most cases it reflects all needed information. Often Bubble Diagram is used as a draft for the future landscape project, on the first stage of its design, and in case of approval of chosen design concept is created advanced detailed landscape plan with specification of plants and used materials. Creation of Bubble Diagrams for landscape in ConceptDraw PRO software is an easy task thanks to the Bubble Diagrams solution from "What is a Diagram" area. You can use the ready scanned location plan as the base or create it easy using the special ConceptDraw libraries and templates. Read more

Landscape Drawing

Develop of landscape drawing is a complex process which requires great efforts and inspiration. ConceptDraw PRO is a powerful diagramming and vector drawing software. Extended with Site Plans Solution from the Building Plans Area, ConceptDraw PRO will help to make this process easier. Read more

How To use Architect Software

Professional building design and architect software are very popular among the modern designers, architects, and builders. They help visualize the building ideas, building concepts, effectively develop detailed building and architect design projects. ConceptDraw PRO diagramming and vector drawing software supplied with extensive Building Plans area is a powerful architect software. It allows professionally design and construct your home, office, school, shop, deck or landscape in a few minutes. It is a fastest way to create the Building plans, Floor plans, Home Floor plans, Electrical diagrams, Landscapes, Facility plans, Store layouts, and many other plans, drawings, and designs. You can use a lot of built-in templates, samples and examples offered by the building solutions of ConceptDraw Solution Park, we recommend to start with the exact template you need, then customize it with large variety of predesigned vector stencils to fit your needs, this lets to find an expected result quickly and without efforts. Read more

How to Draw a Natural Landscape

Nature solution expands ConceptDraw PRO software with samples, templates and libraries of vector clip art for drawing of Nature illustrations. Use Geography library of vector stencils to draw natural landscapes. Read more

How to Draw a Landscape Design Plan

What is landscape design? It's a floor plan but for an outdoor area. Same as a floor plan, a landscape design represents visually any site using scaled dimensions. The main purpose of landscape design is to plan the layout for an outdoor area no matter is it a personal site plan for your home or a commercial plan for business. It may also be handful when a new installation, repair or even an outdoor event is planning. It helps to calculate time and decide which materials should be used in your project. Landscape designs perfectly gives the property owner and landscape contractor better vision for cost estimation, helping to ensure the project time and budget. Read more

Landscape Architecture with ConceptDraw PRO

The landscape architecture includes landscape design, planning, and realization, as well as management of resources and buildings. The smaller scale landscape projects are well known as landscape design and garden design. The landscape design documentation is created independently from the project's scale and includes sketches, general plan and working documentation. On this stage the ConceptDraw PRO software extended with Landscape & Garden solution is irreplaceable assistant for you. The landscape designs created using ConceptDraw PRO are effectively used by landscape architects and engineers, also by landscape managers who maintain parks, gardens, natural landscapes like woodlands or nature reserves, and artificial landscapes. The Landscape and Garden solution contains 14 libraries with a lot of vector graphics objects of trees, flowers, bushes, fountains, ponds, furniture, roofs, patios, fences, garden accessories, entertainment, roads, junctions, etc., that are suitable for any gardener to simply design a wonderful garden. Read more

Building Drawing Software for Design Site Plan

Site plan is a detailed architectural plan or document, landscape architecture project for considered object. It is a part of technical design documentation that illustrates the arrangement of buildings, trails, roads, parking, lighting, water lines, sanitary sewer lines, drainage facilities, landscape and garden elements. Site plans are constructed by architects, landscape designers or licensed design engineers, and used by the builders, contractors and installers when constructing or making improvements to some property. They reflect the main design ideas and give an instantly vision of future result after the plan's implementation. They have special value for the large projects of single or multi-floor buildings, and for accomplishment the whole districts. ConceptDraw PRO extended with Site Plans solution offers the powerful building drawing software tools and vector design elements for development and drawing Site plans and Landscape design drawings, Residential and Commercial landscape designs, Parks and Landscaping territories plans, Yard layouts, etc. Read more
This example illustrates usage of dersign elements in the graphic user interface (GUI) of Windows 8 application Page setup dialog.
"Page Setup Dialog ... allows the user to set the following attributes of the printed page: (1) The paper type (envelope, legal, letter, and so on). (2) The paper source (manual feed, tractor feed, sheet feeder, and so on). (3) The page orientation (portrait or landscape). (4) The width of the page margins." [msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/ms646962%28v=vs.85%29.aspx]
The sample "Page setup dialog" was created using the ConceptDraw PRO diagramming and vector drawing software extended with the Windows 8 User Interface solution from the Software Development area of ConceptDraw Solution Park. Read more
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Dialog box, title bar text, text label, standard command button, scroller, radio button, list item, group box, editable text, drop-down list, drop-down button, dialog box, window, default command button, close window button, check box,

Tools to Create Your Own Infographics

Over the past few centuries, data visualization has evolved so much that we use it every day in all areas of our lives. Many believe that infographic is an effective tool of storytelling, as well as analytics, and that it is able to overcome most of the language and educational barriers. Understanding the mechanisms of human perception will help you to understand how abstract forms and colors used in data visualization can transmit information more efficient than long paragraphs of text. Read more