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Alternates to AutoCAD....Vectorworks?

Fellow LA's  I have a question for you all.   I'm sure this probably has been asked already but only had a few minutes online and figured t…

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Canon or Epson Plotter?

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Land F/X vs. AutoCad

Our university Grounds department is wondering if it would be advantageous to use Land F/X to create simple landscape plans that are integr…

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What are Landscape Architects doing for 3D design. Are you creating a base map from your surveyors data, typically autocad. Then performing…

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