The updated guide to basic and advanced design modeling techniques and processes
Designing with Models, Second Edition is the revised, step-by-step guide to basic and advanced design process modeling. This comprehensive text explains the process from start to finish, and has been expanded to include up-to-date information on digital modeling programs and rapid prototyping processes. The impact of this new wave of 3D modeling technology is examined through interviews and numerous examples from renowned architects. Along with many new student projects, this new Second Edition features information on cutting-edge digital imaging equipment and design software, as well as examples of urban and industrial design models.
Architect Criss Mills acquaints architecture and design professionals with essential modeling terms, design processes, equipment, materials, and construction methods. Then, with the help of more than 800 high-quality photographs and fully illustrated in-depth case studies, he walks readers through the basics of:
This thorough Second Edition also provides easy-to-follow guidelines for modeling with advanced tools and materials, demonstrating how to: