Real-time rendering for architects and interior designers
ARCHLine.XP LIVE transforms your BIM / CAD models into immersive 3D spaces, where people walk, soft wind is blowing through the trees, candle light dances.
ARCHLine.XP LIVE is easy to use and learn. Its power is rooted in the cutting-edge technology provided by the well-known Unreal Engine.
Your visuals are ready the moment you find the view you need. There is no rendering time, so send your images to your clients immediately.
Create high quality, high resolution animated clips, and merge them into a single walkthrough without having to use 3rd party video editing software products.
What’s more, there is no need to wait for hours until your animation is ready, as they are made at an instant, and they are ready to be viewed on your computer, or any smart device.
Take your client to where the action is, use 360 degree panoramic images when presenting your projects. Send your work to your clients, who can explore on their own devices, what you have created. No additional software needs to be installed for such an experience.
Thanks to genuinely realistic and detailed materials, even the tiniest of details of your surfaces can be emphasized. Test countless variations and ideas, and find the one that really fits your style.Fantastic lights
Whether it’s about the warm caress of the rising Sun, or the moody lights of an interior, there is no limit on your imagination. Set up intensity, color, temperature, and show your design in the best possible light.Water surfaces
Use dynamically moving water surfaces on pools, bathtubs, which ripple in the wind, to give an even more natural effect.
Spice up your 3D surfaces with cool video content on a large screen TV or an animated advertisement in your design; that’s all it takes to get stunning visuals.Convincing effects
Browse the LIVE library for ready to use effects, such as flames, candle light, chimney smoke, steam, etc. All it takes is a few effects, and any part of your design will spring to life.True reflections
Mirrors, large glass portals and many other reflective surfaces can be visualized with true reflections. You can customize the clarity and quality of reflections via simple sliders to reach the perfect illusion.
ARCHLine.XP LIVE is shipped with ready-to-use high quality motion capture animated human assets to help increasing the realism of your visuals. You can draw animation paths for the human characters and they will start walking or running based on the selected animation or if you prefer, they can also start a conversation.Moving vehicles and objects
Place a vehicle in the model, draw a path and set up the movement speed. That’s all you need to populate the streets of your visuals in a few steps. Of course, you can bring in 3D models from external sources, to add smart vacuums or other moving objects to your plans.Animated surfaces
Animating a surface material is just as easy as ABC. Set up the horizontal and/or vertical texture speed and you are done. Use this unique feature to create animated rollup advertisements, LED panels and more.
Plant detailed foliage around your models, even if you need to cover huge surfaces. Set up your painter to randomly generate a variety of shrubbery, trees and flowers over the area you need.Backgrounds
Ready to use high quality cylindrical backgrounds are available in the LIVE Library to enhance the realism of your model’s surrounding in one click. The backgrounds are in various sizes designed to surround smaller and larger projects in urban or natural scenarios.Weather
Simulate and fine tune clouds, sunlight, fog, rain or snowfall. Just find the weather settings you need, and LIVE will make sure that the result of the chosen style is visible on your visuals in the shape of puddles, or even a sheet of snow cover.
Working with SketchUp and LIVE is easy with the free ARCHLine.XP LIVE SektchUp plugin available for SketchUp Pro users. Simply model anything in SketchUp and use the Sync button to visualize the model in LIVE. Turn the model into real-time photorealistic visuals in minutes. Whenever the SketchUp model changes, just push the Sync button again to update the LIVE visual with the latest changes. It is that simple really!ARCHLine.XP
Working in ARCHLine.XP? Great news: track changes to architect and interior design plans with the LiveSync feature, which allows the changes made in the ARCHLine.XP design software to be synchronized with ARCHLine.XP LIVE archviz animation software with a single click.Imports
LIVE is able to read SKP, OBJ and FBX models, so you can enrich your visuals and extend your object library with even more content.