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In this course, author George Maestri explains how to model and render 3D objects and scenes using Google SketchUp 8. The course covers the fundamentals of the application, from navigating the user interface, manipulating objects, and building basic shapes to importing objects from Google Earth, animating a scene, and modeling organic terrain using the Sandbox tools. The course also explores SketchUp Pro features, which are available as an upgrade. These include tools for creating dynamic components and adding interactivity, as well as sophisticated importing and exporting options for working with outside applications.
Well, that's just about it for Google SketchUp 8 Essential Training. I hope you enjoyed the course and I hope you use SketchUp to create some really great designs. So for lynda.com, I am George Maestri. Have a great day. Goodbye!
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