The Magic of CAD

Yes, there’s a lot of math, physics and chemistry behind CAD and 3D printing technology, but sometimes it just seems like magic – like this exquisite engagement ring by Hellablu Jewelers.

Hellablu Jewelers, is based in Lexington, Kentucky and owned and operated by Heather McKinley. Heather specializes in estate jewelry and custom-made, original jewelry. Heather’s creativity and expertise is complemented by her ability to design jewelry that suit her customers’ specific lifestyle and tastes.

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Ever wonder how the casting process works?

Now you don’t need to thanks to this informative video on the casting process sent to us by CADBarcelona. The video clearly and simply demonstrates the casting process with easy to follow illustrations and captions. Have a look for yourself and then tell us what you think of the video in the comments section below. We’d love to know your thoughts. And thanks again to CADBarcelona!

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Augmented Reality Is the Next Logical Step for 3D Jewelry Designers

The argument that people won’t buy jewelry online because they want to touch and feel it before they buy has been debunked long ago. But some do persist.

The continued emergence of augmented reality (AR) will end the argument forever. AR, according to Wikipedia, is the “live direct or indirect view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are augmented (or supplemented) by computer-generated sensory input such as sound, video, graphics or GPS data.”

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