SU Animate 4.2
SU Animate is an non-photo-realistic, animation plug-in for SketchUp
SU Animate 4.2

SU Animate is an non-photo-realistic, animation plug-in for SketchUp Windows or Mac, Pro of Free. This application works inside SketchUp and automatically creates scenes that you can play as an animation in SketchUp or export to an AVI or MOV video file. SU Animate will create "frame" like animations where SketchUp objects move along a path or walk-thru type animations where the camera moves along a path while focused on one or more targets.

Object Animation in SketchUp

Create object animations of your SketchUp model to show motions of groups and components. The motion can be a simple movement of a single object such as a crane rotating. The animation can be comlex such as a single group moving in two directions, such as a crane rising vertically while rotating. You can also create an assembly of motions such as a step by step assembly of furniture.

Camera Animation to create walk thrus

A popular application for SU Animate is camera animation in a SketchUp model to create walk-thrus and fly-thrus.

Key frames for objects and camera animations in SketchUp

Key frames is new to SU Animate and allows you to very simply and quickly create object and camera animations.

Layer animation to capture time

Using Key frames, you can capture turning off and on layers to simulate time movement such as the time line of a building construction.

Works with SU Walk or Podium Walker to create photo-realistic animations

You can turn your animations into photo-realistic animations by export to Podium Walker or SU Walk for walk-thrus animation. You can also use SU Podium V2 free beta plug-in called Render All.

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Cadalog, Inc. is a SketchUp application developer. Cadalog, Inc. develops, SU Podium, a photo-realistic, photon-mapping, rendering extension for SketchUp. Podium Walker, is a photo-realistic , raytracing walk-thru animation plug-in for SketchUp. Podium Browser, is huge library of online, render-ready components such as light fixtures, interior items, exterior items, materials, etc. Viso3D, is converter that turns SketchUp models into iOS files.