Justin Geis, the renowned sketchup instructor, has presented this useful sketchup video tutorial that focuses on the demonstration of Transmutr, a brand new sketchup extension from the developer of skatter to instantly import and export external models with several formats into sketchup.
It will allow sketchup to read along with the capability to generate proxies for your rendering programs.
This sketchup extension contains some unique features like automated render-ready materials and proxies, geometry simplification. Besides, there are some useful options like scaling, unit conversion, axes/origin transformations and lots other.
Details of the features are given below :-
Automated render-ready materials: Automatically transform render-ready materials or fine-tune them with some simple mouse clicks.
Automated proxies: With a single click, Transmutr can create proxies for V-Ray, Thea and Enscape.