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  1. I wish you will provide a tutorial how to build my own boxshot models

    I have problems with the most common .3ds models I like to import. I have a lot of ideas and miss a lot of models. So please teach us how to build boxshot models by us self.

    53 votes
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      2 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Make the floor and other objects on the floor impenetrable.

      Make the floor and other objects on the floor impenetrable. I would like to be able to drop 3 books on the floor and not have them merge into each other... build a scene by putting the shapes together without them merging into each other but rather moving as if they touched the other object. Could be done by 1. setting for floor somewhere - always impenetrable. 2. Setting like Put to the floor with Add Gravity.

      28 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Origami for Corel Draw

        Make Origami available for Corel Draw.

        24 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Smoothing of Imported Models

          It would be great if you had an option for smoothing an imported model much like other 3d programs have. It would smooth out the polys of a lower poly count model.

          18 votes
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            1 comment  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Copy and past model in exact same position.

            It would be useful to be able to copy and past in place so that you can move forward or back, left or right in the same line as original model. if you don't want to use the step and repeat function

            16 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • The ability to cut holes in shapes, by subtracting through interaction.

              Using one shape to cut or subtract from another shape. Allowing for holes and more custom models.

              16 votes
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                3 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • can you adjust the background perspective?

                can you take a flat texture (wood table ie) and add it as a background then adjust the perspective so it looks realistic with lighting/perspective/reflections etc. Right now it appears you can only have a 2d flat image as a background with no control over the perspective.

                15 votes
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                  2 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • 12 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Origami for InDesign

                    It would be amazing! :)

                    12 votes
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                      2 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Hidden groups should hide the contained objects

                      If I hide a group, the objects contained within should not be rendered.

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                        3 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • User forum

                        Create a forum for the users with categories as lightning, shapes, tutorials, help me and a show-off section.

                        11 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • ability to refresh all textures in a shot

                          when you have to render a different 3D with the same imported shape (i.e. two or more yogurt or ice creams with the same cluster/pack or else) should be a good thing to refresh all the images/texture contained in a different folder of the first one

                          9 votes
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                            planned  ·  2 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Plugin to DAZ 3D program

                            Plugin to DAZ 3D program with material, textures and all other.

                            7 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • How about animating screens on iPad or iPhones in 3D models?

                              It'd be great if you could not only make a 3D render of your app on an iPad but also show a few different screens when people play about with in in 3D. Any chance of this?

                              7 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Export/Import file settings

                                Allow the export of all or selected settings so that they be imported (and thus replicated) in other/new Boxshot files. For example I have revised my lighting setup in a file and have twenty other similar files to make the same lighting adjustment to. This would also work for all the other settings and be a tremendous time saver.

                                7 votes
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                                  1 comment  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • yearly subscription

                                  Yearly subscription, payment for 1 year, or month

                                  6 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Thumbnails for boxshot files.

                                    So we can see what boxshot fles contain without having to open them. Useful once you have a few hundred to choose from.

                                    6 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Illustrator hidden levels

                                      I find it useful to import Illustrator files (PDF compatible) as "texture". But hidden levels in Illustrator still show in Boxshot.
                                      It would be much appreciated that Boxshot was aware of which levels are visible and which are not.

                                      6 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  Boxshot Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Box Shot 4 Demo Evaluation

                                        I've been working with your Beta and find it less appealing than your 3D for the following reasons.

                                        1. It really is not that much easier to use. In fact in many cases its more difficult.
                                        2. You can't clearly see modifications
                                        3. The "3D" lines makes the work area cluttered
                                        4. I see no rendering difference between this version and the current release version.
                                        5. You advertise that the rendering makes it look like the real product. I don't think so. Its still a graphic representation, and no different from the current version.
                                        6. The Shapes are too cartoonish…

                                        6 votes
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                                        • Web plugin

                                          It could be interesting to provide the possibility to embed a realtime online rendering for websites: a customer add a picture for a book cover and can see in realtime the 3D of the book with his graphic design

                                          5 votes
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