Architectural Photo Montage – A standard for planning applications?

The majority of successful property development planning applications now include a 3D photo montage of the proposed development in situ. Less than five years ago when Archilime started out, it was only the higher-end developments that would approach us to commission this kind of detailed photo real imagery at the planning stage, now everyone's [...]

By |2019-08-28T06:44:19+00:00August 26th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Architectural Photo Montage – A standard for planning applications?

Legacy property development

Back in March 2018 Archilime were given the exciting opportunity of producing exterior and interior CGI’s for the development named Legacy, in Bishopsteignton.  This exciting new luxury home is the newest development from Tomahawk Homes, a brand new property development firm headed up by Exeter Chief rugby players, Julian Salvi and Moray Low. A [...]

By |2019-06-26T08:46:36+00:00June 25th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Legacy property development

The Oculus Quest

In March 2016 the first generation Oculus Rift was released, changing the landscape of technology and gaming and bringing virtual reality into the mainstream. But this new technology also created a huge opportunity for modernisation within the architectural industry, providing the means for 3D architectural design to be showcased in a way that fully includes [...]

By |2019-06-24T20:14:15+00:00June 24th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on The Oculus Quest

The Archilime Academy Awareness

Increased awareness of the many benefits attached to learning 3D design techniques is growing, and with that comes an influx of training centres offering Introduction courses to SketchUp software. In a saturated market what makes the Archilime Academy stand out? In all stages of Archilime, relationship comes first, and the Archilime Academy is no [...]

By |2019-06-11T16:03:08+00:00June 10th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on The Archilime Academy Awareness

Architects in Cornwall

Situated on the tip of the South west, Cornwall is well renowned within England for its beautiful sandy beaches, rugged coastline and surf culture. Within Architectural design, Cornwall is also known as the home of many of the UK’s most interesting architectural feats, from residential homes to commercial properties. Perhaps one of the most famous [...]

By |2019-04-28T20:05:04+00:00April 28th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Architects in Cornwall

Sketchup Within Theatre Set Design

Architect turned theatre set designer Sharon Samuels on set design: “Whether you are creating a building, or a film set, your job is to tell a story from the narrative you are given. When it comes to architecture, the narrative comes in the form of the client’s program and requirements and in film, the narrative [...]

By |2019-04-28T19:59:05+00:00April 28th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Sketchup Within Theatre Set Design

Dan’s Been Promoted!

With the launch of the new Archilime Academy comes the well-deserved promotion for our long-standing Managing Lead creative, Dan Stone! Dan has been with Archilime since the very beginning, working with our founder, Jack, back when it was just the two of them in Jacks’ spare room in Plymouth! The pair met at university where [...]

By |2019-04-10T07:12:58+00:00April 5th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Dan’s Been Promoted!

Interior Design in Bristol

Interior design has boomed in the last 10 years. The mass filtration of websites and apps like Instagram and Pinterest have thrust the need for interior excellence and grandiose into the timeline of your average homeowner. The unavoidable interior trend of the ‘feature wall’ remains in many homes around Britain still, as yet unplaced by [...]

By |2019-04-05T07:54:56+00:00April 5th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Interior Design in Bristol

Congratulations To Dom On His Promotion!

Last month we celebrated Dom’s promotion to our new Lead VFX & VR Specialist. Dom joined us back in November 2017 and has naturally progressed from an Associate Creative to the new and exciting role he now owns. Dom is a vital cog in the Archilime machine and his passion for all things technology is [...]

By |2019-03-08T15:26:15+00:00March 7th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Congratulations To Dom On His Promotion!

The Archilime Academy Launch

Archilime and SketchUp go way back. As poor University students, SketchUp was THE fast, effective and (most importantly, at the time) cost-effective way to bring our 2D designs into the third dimension. Those reasons still remain relevant today as Archilime proudly enters our 7th year as Trimble SketchUp users. With no formal training in SketchUp, [...]

By |2019-03-08T15:37:05+00:00March 7th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on The Archilime Academy Launch