PlaceMaker Student Annual Subscription

£45.00 + VAT [£54.00]

Instant city builder! PlaceMaker automates the creation of your site model with a simple mouse stroke! PlaceMaker is a plugin for SketchUp that allows you to import High resolution Aerials, 3D buildings, Parametric 3D roads and walks and even bodies of water and trees. It will save you hours, if not days, of work and create instant cities from across the world.

Quick to learn and simple to use, locate your site through the PlaceMaker interface and start importing. Currently you can import in buildings, roads, paths, trees, water bodies and high resolution aerials. Everything to get your project started with rich context and detail.

Student license does not include any imagery credits.

Please upload a copy of your student identity card, letter of enrolment, council tax certificate, letter from your school, college or university or similar document as proof of your full time student status [Only 1 form of proof required]. For purchase by students who are over 18 years of age.*

(max file size 128 MB)

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Instant city builder! PlaceMaker automates the creation of your site model with a simple mouse stroke!
Check out all the new features in PlaceMaker v2 in the video below; import Forests, Super High Rez aerials, building models and more.

Features Include:

Import High resolution aerial imagery from DigitalGlobe
Import OpenStreetMap 3D roads, walks, paths, water and 3D building massing models
Imagery, roads, paths, water and buildings can be imported directly onto terrain.
Navigate your model using Google Street View
Geo-location tool that works with SU2016 and newer

What’s new in PlaceMaker v2?

Imagery – DigitalGlobe and Nearmap: Import up to 2.8″ (7cm) high resolution aerials directly into SketchUp
3D Buildings: Insert 3D building massing models for select locations and cities.
Trees and Forests: One click 3D Forest imports available for many locations and areas
Roads and Paths: Place 3D roads, walks, paths and water into your model. All objects are modelled and render ready.
Model on Terrain: PlaceMaker will model and drape buildings, 3D roads and paths directly onto terrain.
Building Bundle: Includes over 300 detailed building components.
BuildingMaker Service: Affordable 3D modelling service to add more buildings for your project.
Export to Revit: Use the Export to Revit function and import your model into Revit.
Instant Site Base: Create instant site base files to use for modelling, design and rendering.
*Student/Educational licenses must not be used for Commercial purposes. This means you may not sell, rent, lease or lend the output of the Software or the Services.