3D Architectural Animation
Our architectural animation services leverage the power of 3D CGI to fully visualize your building and space designs in immersive and photorealistic detail. We utilize advanced 3D animation software and technologies to showcase your models with precision lighting, textures, materials, and environmental effects.
What is an architectural 3D Animation
Architectural animation, also known as architectural walk-throughs, is a captivating visual approach that leverages advanced 3D computer-generated imagery (CGI) to craft short films bringing architectural designs to life before they’re built. It starts by crafting intricate 3D models using software like 3ds Max and Autodesk Maya, then animating these models to showcase the design from multiple angles.
Unlike static renderings, animations use multiple images to create a movie-like experience, allowing stakeholders to explore aspects like spatial relationships, aesthetics, lighting, and design intent. Techniques such as tracking shots, flyovers, and walkthroughs provide an immersive preview of the envisioned space, helping everyone grasp the design more deeply prior to construction.
Our 3D Architectural Animation Services
Exterior Flythrough Animation
We specialize in creating dynamic and realistic fly-through animations of the exterior of buildings. This involves showcasing the architectural design, landscaping, and surrounding environment from various angles and perspectives. The animation highlights the aesthetics, scale, materials, and contextual integration of the project. Our team pays attention to every detail, including lighting, textures, and camera movements, to create a visually stunning and immersive experience.
Interior Walkthrough Animation
With our interior walkthrough animations, your clients will have a virtual tour through the interior spaces of buildings. These animations allow viewers to explore the layout, materials, lighting, and overall ambiance of the designed spaces. Our team focuses on capturing the atmosphere and mood of each space, creating realistic and engaging visuals. We pay attention to details such as furniture, finishes, and lighting to ensure an accurate representation of the interior design.
We also create interactive panoramic animations that allow users to navigate through 360-degree views of architectural designs. These animations provide a realistic sense of space and allow viewers to explore different angles, details, and perspectives. Our team pays attention to creating seamless transitions and smooth navigation, ensuring an immersive and user-friendly experience. We can incorporate interactive elements such as hotspots, enabling users to access additional information or explore specific areas of interest.
Animated Explainer Videos
Our animated explanatory videos use visuals, narration, and motion graphics to convey information effectively, making it accessible to a wide range of audiences. Our team focuses on creating clear and concise explanations, using visual storytelling techniques to engage the viewers. We can incorporate animated diagrams, infographics, and text overlays to enhance understanding and retention of the information.
Benefits of Architectural Visualization Animation
Architectural 3D Animation Workflow
Our seamless workflow is designed to bring your architectural dreams to life through meticulous 3D animation.
Collection of Materials
Style Renderings (Drafts)
Our 3D Animation Works
Central Bay Smart Community 3D Animation
Conceptual Animation of Jianzhou New Town
Xinjin City Planning Showcase Animation
An Animation of the Canyon Legends Story
Science City Planning 3D Animation
Autostereoscopy 3D Animation for the Real Estate
Frequently asked questions
These sets of questionnaires and answers by experts can help get a better understanding of our 3D animation service, timeline & process.
The cost varies based on the complexity of the script and the amount of work required for creating the models.
Observe natural environments attentively.
Some of the commonly used tools are 3ds Max, Autodesk, CAD, V-Ray, and Photoshop.
An architectural designer primarily focuses on the initial design work, while a 3D animation artist visualizes the ideas of the designer and presents them in the form of videos.
Modeling, materials, rendering, compositing, and editing.
Visualization encompasses the entire industry, whereas rendering is just one step within the process.
1.3D Model and Environment: The complexity of the building’s 3D model impacts cost. Using compatible ready-made models saves money. Aerial photography can substitute 3D environment for cost savings.
2.Animation Length: Cost is determined by video duration. Focus on angles highlighting key features. Create shorter versions for different marketing channels.
3.Camera Movements and Effects: Artistic movements and effects elevate costs. Collaborate with animators for creative yet budget-friendly solutions.
4.Time of Day and Weather: CGI offers lighting and weather options. Multiple settings increase cost. Balancing impact with budget is important.
5.Soundtrack and Sound: Royalty-free music is cost-effective. Synchronized audio adds value, but external voice acting incurs extra costs.