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Our weekly hourlong webinars go beneath the surface to give you full immersion into techniques and best practices for Land F/X, AutoCAD, and SketchUp. Your license gets you into the live webinar every Friday at 10am Pacific Time. Can’t make it? We post each of our webinars here, allowing you to view them whenever you have the time.

Implementation of Public Art into Landscapes - Presented by Tom Elliot with m-tec

Video Length:  42:28
Presented By:  Tom Elliot
Friday, 16 June 2017
Visit m-tec's website for more information. Webinar Contents: Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to follow along or skip to sections of the video that are relevant to your questions. You can also search for content on this page using the FIND command in your browser (CTRL + F in Windows,…

New Irrigation Features

Video Length:  1:01:05
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 26 May 2017
Our development team has been a bit busy, and it's definitely showing. We wanted to give you a peek at some of the new irrigation features we've added to Irrigation F/X. In this webinar, we'll show off everything from our new Pipe Data and pipe sizing dialog boxes to irrigation equipment templates, updated lateral verification and flow zone tools, equipment…

Getting Started with the Detail Tools

Video Length:  58:45
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 19 May 2017
In this webinar, we'll demonstrate the basic tools you need to familiarize yourself with the tools on the F/X Details toolbar, including drafting and annotation tools, placing details on your drawing, and using smart callouts. We'll also cover what you need to set in your Preferences first. Every F/X license type includes the detail tools, so if you're not using…

Using Photoshop in Post-Production Renderings Part 2

Video Length:  58:44
Presented By:  Paul Houchin
Friday, 12 May 2017
Expanding on our first webinar on Photoshop rendering, we’ll show you further techniques for enhancing your plan in Photoshop. We’ll begin with a lesson on translating hand-drawn graphics into digital form, optimizing them for digital production in Photoshop on the way to creating your own library of custom symbols and graphics for use in your CAD plans. You’ll then learn…

Advanced Irrigation Troubleshooting

Video Length:  1:03:21
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 21 April 2017
In this webinar, we'll teach you how to think like a Land F/X irrigation troubleshooter. We'll take a deeper look into issues such as why your symbols don't match, why you would see the message "Error accessing equipment data," and how to fix these issues. We'll also delve into a few other advanced sizing techniques, helping you understand where and…

How The Manufacturer Connection Works

Video Length:  53:02
Presented By:  Damien Knight & Jake Lott
Friday, 07 April 2017
The Manufacturer Connection is the relationship between the designer and manufacturer that Land F/X has used to separate ourselves from other design software programs. Join us for a webinar on how we've nurtured this important relationship and turned it into one of our strongest features. Presenters Jake Lott and Damien Knight will provide insights into how the Manufacturer Connection actually…

Greyflow: Greywater Systems

Video Length:  55:57
Presented By:  Sam Milani
Friday, 31 March 2017
Fresh water is becoming scarcer and more expensive every day. Join us for a webinar on Grey Water Reuse in Domestic & Commercial Applications – a fascinating topic that has been gaining traction amid our diminishing water resources. Presenter Sam Milani of Advanced Waste Water Systems (AWWS) will provide an overview of water use and reuse options. He’ll also cover…

Irrigation Tools – What you need to know

Video Length:  1:06:42
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 17 March 2017
  While this webinar might be a review for many of our users, we want to make sure everybody understands the ins and outs of basic irrigation setup using our software. We will discuss why we set things up a certain way, and how to fix any issues you might come across. You may even learn a few techniques and…

Land F/X Installation Best Practices

Video Length:  1:09:09
Presented By:  Forrestt Williams & Michael Cota
Monday, 13 March 2017
  What is it that we always ask ourselves when it's time to install something new – “What's the first thing I should do?” When it comes to using software that keeps you in business, it's important to make a checklist of items to go over. When it's time to transition to the latest and greatest version of Land F/X,…

Getting Started with the Planting Tools

Video Length:  1:03:12
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 24 February 2017
  Join us for a webinar covering the the basics of the Land F/X planting tools. Starting from square one, we'll provide the necessary information for familiarizing yourself with the software and starting your training right. We'll also recommend other important resources that will help you continue your education in CAD-based landscape design.   Webinar Contents: Note: The following catalog of…

Intro to Site Tools

Video Length:  1:02:28
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 17 February 2017
  Join us for our Intro to Site Tools webinar. While we'll cover the basics of what the Land F/X Site tools have to offer, expect to learn several new tricks and discover new features we've recently released – such as the implementation of MLeaders into our RefNotes and Site Leader tools. We'll also play with the Zoning, Estimator, Concept,…

Using Photoshop in Post-Production Renderings

Video Length:  1:12:04
Presented By:  Paul Houchin
Friday, 27 January 2017
  You’ve finished designing your plan in CAD. Now you’re looking to spruce up your graphics for a presentation. With the help of Adobe Photoshop – and, of course, the Land F/X family of AutoCAD plugins – you can achieve this goal quickly and efficiently. This webinar will provide an introduction to the fine art of fine-tuning your drawing in…

AutoCAD Basics: Create a Base Plan for Your Site

Video Length:  58:20
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 13 January 2017
  We all have to start somewhere. In this webinar, we'll start right at the fundamentals of drafting. We'll show you how to use SketchUp and AutoCAD to create a base plan for your landscape, irrigation, or hardscape design. We'll cover the essential drafting tools, unit settings, drafting space, and the use of Xrefs. This session will instill a solid…

Hardware Recommendations for 2017

Video Length:  58:20
Presented By:  Forrestt Williams
Monday, 21 November 2016
  The New Year is coming! And that means new computers. Don't know what kind of computer to buy for optimal AutoCAD performance? We're here to help. Our tech support team often hears from concerned clients who are confused about hardware – graphics cards, hard drive, processor, RAM, and more. AutoCAD has specific requirements for computers, and we can help…

Black Friday FAQs

Video Length:  52:44
Presented By:  Krystal Bozarth
Monday, 07 November 2016
This week's webinar will cover many of the common questions you might have about Land F/X and our upcoming 50% off Black Friday Sale. We'll go over some details about the software's functionality and answer questions about how licenses work and what is included (and not included) in the sale. Are you wondering what this software actually is and what…

What's New with Land F/X Version 13.0 and F/X CAD 2017

Video Length:  1:02:00
Presented By:  Jeremiah Farmer
Monday, 17 October 2016
We’ve had a busy year as usual, rolling out our latest version of F/X CAD while continuing the steady stream of improvements to Land F/X you’ve come to expect. In this webinar, we’ll give you a peek at F/X CAD 2017 – particularly its differences from a default AutoCAD installation. We’ll also show off some new Land F/X features and…

Making the Transition to F/X CAD 2016

Video Length:  50:21
Presented By:  Eric Stanley from GSBS
Friday, 24 June 2016
The prospect of transitioning to any new version of CAD can cause a certain amount of anxiety, and F/X CAD is no exception. Will you lose access to your favorite tools? Will the new version be compatible with your existing drawings? What about technical support and the learning curve? We're here to alleviate those fears. In this webinar, we'll investigate…

New Age of Smart Irrigation: IoT and Big Data Webinar

Video Length:  43:03
Presented By:  Chris Manchuck from Hydropoint
Monday, 13 June 2016
Smart irrigation has come a long way since its debut, back when technology was focused on providing the right amount of water at the right time and in the right place. In the current era of increasing water prices and ever-changing water restrictions, the focus has shifted to getting the right piece of data to the right person at the…

Setting up Templates and Preferences for Repeat Clients

Video Length:  50:16
Presented By:  Eric Stanley from GSBS
Friday, 27 May 2016
To save time and increase your accuracy, learn how to deliver a consistent drawing package for your repeat clients by setting up project templates and Preference Sets. In this webinar, we'll show you how to create templates organized by client, plant type, location, or any other category of your choice. Use these techniques to both streamline and speed up many…

Customize for Office Color Standards

Video Length:  1:02:17
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 13 May 2016
When it comes to your office standards in CAD, layers and color combinations are everything. We make it just as easy to build a whole new standard as it is to conform to an existing one, or even jump right into a client's specific design requirements. This webinar covers the necessary tools and techniques for a black belt in the…

Using Presentation Graphics

Video Length:  58:39
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 06 May 2016
Throughout the first part of the year, we've been busy updating and improving our Presentation Graphics tools. Our next webinar will provide "from-the-basics" looks at some of our presentation graphics tools, such as Plant Color Render, Site Color, and SketchUp Connection. Along the way, we'll also give you some more advanced tips for developing a great presentation! Webinar Contents: Note: The…

Working With Blocks

Video Length:  1:04:35
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 29 April 2016
Blocks are integral to any CAD design. Maintaining a good standard for the blocks you use is absolutely crucial, as is ensuring that your blocks are easy to adjust, navigate, and place. Join us for our next webinar, where we'll take a broad look into the role of blocks within Land F/X and how to integrate your personal set of…

Integrating New Staff into Your Office

Video Length:  45:29
Presented By:  Eric Stanley of GSBS
Monday, 25 April 2016
  Bringing new LAs into your design firm presents some inherent challenges. For example, how can you establish what your new employees can expect and what will be expected from them? This webinar, presented by Eric Stanley of GSBS, will provide important pointers for creating a positive open dialog so new employees can feel value – and feel valued. Eric…

Land F/X featured on the TV Show 'World's Greatest'

Monday, 25 April 2016
Last year, the television show "World's Greatest" contacted us to express interest in filming a segment about us. The goal of the show to provide an in-depth look at products viewers know, as well as products they never knew existed. A small film crew from the show recently spent the day with our team, conducting interviews and capturing us hard…

Saving your Detail Library to Land F/X

Video Length:  1:00:51
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 15 April 2016
If your firm uses details, make sure you're taking advantage of all the time-saving features within our Details system. Our details tools help you organize and scale your details properly. They also make it easy to find, place, and change details – even at the last minute. Plus, saving your firm's standard details into our system is easier than you…

Introducing F/X CAD 2016 and Land F/X 12.0

Video Length:  1:00:42
Presented By:  Jeremiah Farmer
Friday, 01 April 2016
Join us as Land F/X CEO and developer Jeremiah Farmer presents F/X CAD 2016 and Land F/X 12.0. He'll show off some of the hallmark new features we've implemented over the past year and demonstrate how F/X CAD and Land F/X work together seamlessly. Note: The audio on this webinar seems to have become corrupted. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Creating Section Elevations With SketchUp

Video Length:  1:02:45
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Tuesday, 15 March 2016
Do you create your own section elevations strictly in AutoCAD? We'll show you how to use SketchUp to generate elevations during this process while also using Land F/X to confirm the final outcome of your design. We'll start in AutoCAD using the Land F/X SketchUp Connection tool and work our way through modeling the terrain while showing some interesting SketchUp…

Two-Wire Technology

Video Length:  39:59
Presented By:  Chris Wright
Friday, 04 March 2016
Two-wire technology is fast becoming the industry standard in irrigation design. The use of two-wire in design, installation, and maintenance of an irrigation system offers a number of material and labor cost advantages. However, not all two-wire is the same. A smarter system enhances irrigation performance and enables true water management, resulting in true conservation. Baseline Systems engineers, builds, and…

Schematic Irrigation

Video Length:  1:00:36
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Wednesday, 02 March 2016
Tired of the hassle of making continual changes to your irrigation design layout at an early stage? Try our Schematic Irrigation tool. Not only is it simple to set up, but it will give you a wealth of information – without the need for much effort. In this webinar, you'll learn all about the benefits of using Schematic Irrigation, and…

Land F/X 141: Introduction to Irrigation F/X Design

Video Length:  1:04:11
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Wednesday, 24 February 2016
Learn to create a professional irrigation plan in this academic-oriented webinar. We will cover quick workflows for designing an irrigation system and calculating flows – all possible with the tools that are available within the F/X Irrigation ribbon.

Working with Scale

Video Length:  1:00:53
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 19 February 2016
Scale is the most fundamental Land F/X feature. In this webinar, we'll start with the basics of scale in both Imperial and Metric systems. We'll then continue into advanced tips and tricks for creating a perfect-looking sheet.   Webinar Contents: Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to follow along or skip…

Hardware Recommendations for 2016

Video Length:  53:45
Presented By:  Forrestt Williams
Friday, 12 February 2016
Looking for a new computer? Forrestt Williams and Jeremiah Farmer will present their hardware recommendations for Land F/X and CAD performance. This webinar will detail how to budget for a new computer, how often to get a new computer, what type of hardware you'll need for optimized CAD performance, and more.   Download PDF of presentation: Hardware-Recommendations-2016.pdf Webinar Contents: Note: The…

Using Work Areas

Video Length:  1:11:25
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 05 February 2016
Work Areas provide a perfect way to organize your schedules, scales, and UCSs. Whether you want to separate out phases in your schedules, or you need to show an area at a different scale and UCS, you need to know how to manipulate a Work Area. Webinar Contents: Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped…

Land F/X 103: Understanding Blocks and Customized Rendering

Video Length:  1:04:11
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Wednesday, 03 February 2016
Bring your academic projects to the next level with rendering tools in Land F/X! You can add your own personal style to your CAD drafting by saving customized blocks directly into the program.   Webinar Contents: Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to follow along or skip to sections of the…

Monitoring Irrigation for Green Roofs

Video Length:  48:22
Presented By:  Chris Wright
Friday, 29 January 2016
Green roofs and walls present several irrigation challenges while trying to manage aesthetic expectations and plant health. Knowing when and how long to irrigate an engineered medium in an extreme environment requires a precision instrument that can measure – in real time – the amount of moisture available to the plant material. Baseline's patented Soil Moisture Sensor technology provides the…

Use Hand Graphics in a Land F/X Workflow

Video Length:  1:01:12
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 22 January 2016
Hand graphics remain an important step in efficient CAD drafting. In this webinar, we'll go through a sample project to show you how to use hand graphics in the concept stage.   Webinar Contents: Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to follow along or skip to sections of the video that…

Irrigation Tips & Tricks

Video Length:  1:02:52
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 15 January 2016
In this webinar, we cover some advanced tools that you may or may not know about. You'll also learn a few techniques and best practices to apply that will help speed up your workflow when creating your irrigation design.     Webinar Contents: Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to follow…

Using Plant Templates

Video Length:  1:01:13
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 08 January 2016
Project templates are focused and reusable palettes of your most frequently specified plants. This intermediate-level webinar will cover the best workflow for customizing templates. For further information, please see our documentation section on Creating a Template.     Webinar Contents: Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to follow along or skip…

Land F/X 102: Comprehensive Concept and Site Plan Drafting

Video Length:  1:04:11
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Wednesday, 06 January 2016
This academic-oriented presentation will cover the Concept Graphic and Site Planning tools you need in order to make your projects look professional.

Land F/X 101: Introduction to Land F/X and Planting Projects

Video Length:  2:18:13
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Thursday, 17 December 2015
Tailored for students, this academic planting project–oriented workflow will include information on how to start your project, configure the best settings for success, and transport your project and drawings between your laptop and a computer lab installation.

Getting Started with Planting Tools

Video Length:  1:04:11
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Monday, 12 October 2015
Join us for a webinar covering the the basics of the Land F/X planting tools. Starting from square one, we'll provide the necessary information for familiarizing yourself with the software and starting your training right. We'll also recommend other important resources that will help you continue your training. Webinar Contents: Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is…

Greywater Systems

Video Length:  1:08:24
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Monday, 05 October 2015
Water is an extremely important and often scarce resource. Some locales are feeling the scarcity more than others. While "smart" or "efficient" equipment is definitely available to put into your landscape, our upcoming webinar will cover a topic a little off the beaten path – maybe a subject you've thought about but simply haven't explored. Join us in talking about…

The Land F/X SketchUp Connection: Advanced

Video Length:  1:04:19
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 18 September 2015
Bring your designs to a whole new level with the Land F/X SketchUp Connection. We’ll go through the workflow for a detailed 3D model based on a full grading plan with contextual grading. You’ll then learn how to take the plan to a point at which you can continue with your favorite renderer for a photo-realistic image. We strongly recommend…

Golf Course Irrigation

Video Length:  1:04:50
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 11 September 2015
Golf course irrigation is a design skill in and of itself. In this webinar, we'll demonstrate some of the great tools Land F/X offers to help ensure proper mainline sizing and scheduling. We'll also discuss some of the key points to remember when using flow zones, shut-off valves, and valve-in-head rotors. While this webinar will not cover the theory behind…

The Land F/X SketchUp Connection: Intermediate

Video Length:  01:21:46
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Tuesday, 08 September 2015
Build on the skills you gained after watching the SketchUp Connection Basics webinar. This second segment in our three-part series will show you how to create a more complex 3D model using the Connection. We’ll include some simple grading, custom plant components, and a primer on using photos in SketchUp. Webinar Contents: Note: The following catalog of content covered in this…

The Land F/X SketchUp Connection: Basics

Video Length:  01:17:08
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 14 August 2015
Are you looking to integrate 3D modeling into your existing design process? In this basic workflow, we go over the procedure to export a basic site and planting plan from AutoCAD over to SketchUp. We also show you how to use some basic SketchUp tools, as well as additional features included in the Land F/X tool available from the SketchUp…

Detail Tips And Tricks

Video Length:  59:10
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Monday, 10 August 2015
You've watched our Master Detail Tools webinar to get started with your detail library in Land F/X, and now you need to watch this webinar to take your detailing skills to the next level. We'll go over some advanced techniques and best practices to create details that communicate your design intent clearly. We'll also show you how to use all…

Improving CAD Standards

Video Length:  1:06:56
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 31 July 2015
We see the concept of "CAD standards" as a system of change for the better just as much as a static and rigid list of commonly followed procedures. Defining and enforcing best practices is arguably the most important aspect of setting a CAD standard. According to Autodesk, "Standards define a set of common properties for named objects such as layers…

Tools at an Early Stage

Video Length:  1:03:16
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Monday, 27 July 2015
In this webinar, we'll go over how to customize the tools you use all the time – Plant Manager, Reference Note Manager, and other tools – to create quick and accurate basic concepts. In the time it takes to present the webinar, you can use these techniques to go from a client's request for a quote to an early but…

Existing Irrigation

Video Length:  56:00
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Tuesday, 21 July 2015
At some point, every irrigation designer will need to add to or alter an existing system. This type of project can be among the most difficult. This week's webinar will cover a few different scenarios you might encounter as you design based on an existing irrigation system. – we'll show you some valuable tools, tricks, and tips. We'll also review…

Terrain Modeling In SketchUp

Video Length:  1:02:17
Presented By:  Daniel Tal
Monday, 13 July 2015
Daniel Tal returns to teach us about terrain modeling in SketchUp. Daniel will model a terrain site plan live, carefully reviewing the tools and steps required to achieve a digital elevation model.   For more tutorials on SketchUp from Daniel Tal, visit his website, DanielTal.com.   For more information on the Land F/X SketchUp plugin, including importing and exporting between…

Land Planning And Site Builder Tools

Video Length:  53:03
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Monday, 29 June 2015
We've made some recent improvements to the Land Planning and Site Builder capabilities of our software. This webinar will cover the effective use of our Zoning and Concept Graphics tools, such as generating a Zoning Schedule to calculate density, area, and number of units. These tools are especially handy for planning the initial stages of larger designs, such as residential/commercial…

Metric Sheet Setup

Video Length:  1:00:30
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Tuesday, 23 June 2015
In this webinar, we'll go over the metric side of our recommended basic methods for setting up your drawing template. This method is a great way to prevent imported Xrefs from corrupting your drawing. We'll also go over setting up your Model Space and Paper Space for proper scaling in metric units for many metric standards, as well as using…

Intro to Irrigation

Video Length:  01:04:57
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Monday, 15 June 2015
Although our upcoming webinar will cover the basic Irrigation capabilities of Land F/X, this is one webinar that even advanced users will not want to miss. We'll show how to use the Schematic Irrigation tool to lay out a project at the conceptual level. We'll then go over the essentials of adding equipment such as drip, sprays, and rotors to…

Advanced Planting & Site Tools

Video Length:  01:01:30
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Wednesday, 10 June 2015
In the first of a new series of "Advanced" webinars, we'll show you how to solve some interesting, out-of-the-box, advanced problems using in-the-box Land F/X tools. With the right kind of inventive thinking, you can use the basic tools included in your Land F/X installation to design and calculate your plan to meet your needs. Plus we'll provide as many…

Customizing Land F/X

Video Length:  1:03:05
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 29 May 2015
Since our inception, we've designed our software to conform to each office's standards. Land F/X allows you to use specific blocks, layer names, sheet protocols, and other distinct elements that make up your firm’s practices and preferences. For more than a decade, we have successfully accounted for hundreds of offices – many with some wildly unique standards.   Webinar Contents:…


Video Length:  1:04:19
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
Hardscape design with Land F/X is all about Reference Notes (RefNotes). Learn about the myriad options available within our RefNotes tool that will streamline your project's workflow. We'll go over all the basics of RefNotes, including setting up and placing a RefNote, calling out your features, and placing a schedule. We'll also showcase a few other tools you can use…

SketchUp Extensions

Video Length:  59:15
Presented By:  Daniel Tal
Monday, 18 May 2015
Join Land F/X and Daniel Tal for a webinar covering the SketchUp Extension Warehouse. This webinar was originally scheduled a few months ago and had to be postponed until now. The Extensions comprise a wide range of powerful tools designed to streamline and enhance the modeling process by vastly increasing SketchUp's functionality. Downloadable directly from SketchUp, these custom tools are…

Planting Plan Basics

Video Length:  47:47
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Monday, 11 May 2015
You deserve to have a planting plan that works for you. In our upcoming webinar, we'll go over some of the basic yet powerful features of Land F/X – including the ability to place plants and labels with ease. We'll provide a refresher on planting plan basics for the experienced Land F/X user, as well as an insightful look into…

Sheet Setup

Video Length:  1:06:50
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Monday, 04 May 2015
Join us this week for some basics in proper sheet setup. We'll go over cleaning your base files, as well as best practices for Xrefing, creating templates, using the Land F/X Sheet Index, and more.   Webinar Contents: Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to follow along or skip to sections…

Details and Specifications

Video Length:  46:25
Presented By:  Tyson Carroll
Wednesday, 25 March 2015
Tyson Carroll with Urban Tree Foundation, has spent the last several months querying industry leaders in the creation of landscape architectural details and specifications that satisfy the best possible construction documentation standards. Join us for an exciting look at his project and glimpse into the detail library that is now included with Land F/X.

Master Details Tools

Video Length:  1:02
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 27 February 2015
Presenter Jake Lott will show you how to complete important detail-related tasks such as assigning layouts in your sheet index, customizing detail templates, and associating details with Reference Notes (RefNotes). You'll also learn how to run detail reports, place detail callouts in Paper Space, and place detail callouts within details. Get an in-depth look at these and other valuable tools…

Computer Basics

Video Length:  48:19
Presented By:  Forrestt Williams
Friday, 20 February 2015
Getting the most out of your Computer, CAD and Land F/X. Windows 8 got you down? Are you a little confused by computers? In this webinar, Forrestt Williams will cover some helpful and practical computer tips that are integral for using your computer and Land F/X successfully. Because AutoCAD and Land F/X are very robust pieces of software, threy require…

Density Cost Estimation

Video Length:  39:07
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 13 February 2015
  Whether you are working on a large or small project, you need a quick way to value engineer your design before getting too far into the process. Join us as we discuss creating planting density templates and applying them at the beginning of any project. Planting density templates communicate your initial planting design to the client efficiently while keeping…

SketchUp Introduction to Site Grading

Video Length:  1:02:27
Presented By:  Daniel Tal
Wednesday, 04 February 2015
  SketchUp is a powerful grading program. The SketchUp Sandbox and Extension Tools are able to generate organic modeling surfaces with relative ease. The tools can be adapted to most models to create conceptual site terrain. Put on your grading hat, and watch how to grade retaining walls, walks, and objects into even the most basic site plan. Learn how…

Master Planting Tools

Video Length:  56:48
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Tuesday, 03 February 2015
  Join us for a great webinar showcasing our Master Planting Tools. Learn how to convert standard plant blocks into "smart" plant blocks using the Match Properties tool. Use Plant Photo Callouts to ramp up your presentations and plant labels. Get an in-depth look at these and other valuable tools developed just for you by your friends at Land F/X.…

Drip Irrigation

Video Length:  1:00
Presented By:  Jake Lott
Friday, 16 January 2015
  Join us this week for a great discussion on Drip Irrigation. Water is precious and so is your time, so let Land F/X help lift your burden by showing you how to place drip rings, bubblers, single emitters, emitters by area, and dripline by area. We will go through the entire process – from selecting your drip source and…

Skatepark Design Webinar

Video Length:  1:17
Presented By:  David M. Williamson
Monday, 22 December 2014
  Skateboarders are often frowned upon for practicing their activity on urban furniture and city property. It seems that they need a proper facility – a place to practice without hazards or harassment. Skateboarding shifts, changes, and morphs so much, it can seem nearly impossible to design a perfect facility at any given time. Rather than offering guidelines for a…

Land F/X Proudly Presents 11.0

Video Length:  1:02
Presented By:  Jeremiah Farmer
Monday, 17 November 2014
It’s that time of year again – to showcase all the new features we've released over the past year, and generally recap what we’ve been up to. This is a rare glimpse into some of the code that makes up Land F/X, as we will even add a wishlist item live during the webinar. (Note: The following catalog of content…

Efficient Irrigation for Small Spaces

Video Length:  1:08:58
Presented By:  Chris Roesink
Friday, 31 October 2014
  Irrigation design is already complex enough without the added challenges of small spaces. Join us this Friday as Chris takes you through the challenges of and solutions to irrigating in restricted areas.     Download the presentation PDF >>   Webinar Content: (Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to…

SketchUp Basics with Daniel Tal

Video Length:  59:47
Presented By:  Daniel Tal
Friday, 17 October 2014
  Please join us for a one-hour webinar on SketchUp basics. Daniel Tal, ASLA, will provide a basic overview of getting started with SketchUp with a focus on using SketchUp for basic site design. Daniel will review the tools, approach and goals of working with SketchUp for model site work and architecture. The seminar will demonstrate the quick modeling of…

Land F/X Networking Basics

Video Length:  44:05
Presented By:  Forrestt Williams
Friday, 10 October 2014
  Land F/X Networking got you down? Never fear. We can help you understand the basics of networking so you can understand how Land F/X works - and take ownership of your network without anxiety! Forrestt will run through a number of basic computer network concepts, including sharing a folder, folder permissions, firewall exceptions, mapping a drive, and more.  …

Customizing AutoCAD & F/X CAD 2015

Video Length:  46:15
Presented By:  Forrestt Williams
Monday, 15 September 2014
Presented by: Forrestt Williams If you are new to AutoCAD or F/X CAD 2015 and want to customize the interface to something you are more familiar with, or if you simply want to learn more about customizing your AutoCAD interface in general, this webinar is for you. Learn how to create and use the classic workspace in AutoCAD 2015.  …

New Land F/X Feature: Center Pivot Design

Video Length:  54:35
Presented By:  Jeremiah Farmer
Wednesday, 03 September 2014
      Jeremiah shows off the latest addition to Land F/X: a Center Pivot designer. Center Pivot irrigation has become no less than a mainstay of feeding the planet since its inception in 1948. Yet surprisingly, its design has traditionally relied upon pencil-and-paper illustration, multiple manual calculations, various spreadsheets and forms, and the occasional manufacturer-provided software tool – until…

Customizing Irrigation F/X

Video Length:  53:19
Wednesday, 27 August 2014
    Join us this week as we walk you through a similar step-by-step customization of the Irrigation features of Land F/X. Webinar Content (note: The following catalog of content in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to follow along or skip to sections of the video that are relevant to your questions. You can also search for…

Customizing Land F/X

Video Length:  55:53
Presented By:  Jeremiah Farmer
Friday, 15 August 2014
    Have you struggled with customizing the Land F/X software to meet your current office standards. It's easier than you may think! Join us as we walk you through different ways to customize planting, hardscape, and details for Land F/X. Remember to prepare your questions as we hope for this to be a very interactive webinar based on your…

Irrigation Designing in Drought Conditions

Video Length:  54:38
Presented By:  Dariush Bakhtar
Monday, 11 August 2014
    With drought conditions worsening throughout the United States, water efficient designs become crucial for Landscape Architects and Irrigation Designers. Dariush Bakhtar will give you tools and considerations when designing in drought conditions.      

F/X CAD 2015 Introduction and Tour

Video Length:  44:35
Presented By:  Jeremiah Farmer
Monday, 04 August 2014
    We are pleased to announce the release of F/X CAD 2015. Our team has spent a great deal of time tailoring CAD specifically to Landscape Architects and Irrigation Designers. We even included a "Ribbon" interface for easier access to your favorite Land F/X tools. Watch Land F/X CEO and Developer Jeremiah Farmer as he takes you on a…

Site & Grading Tools

Video Length:  1:02
Monday, 30 June 2014
In this webinar, we cover the basic site and grading tools provided by Land F/X. Expect to learn how to the quick application and communication of different fencing types, site dimensions, elevation calculations, and much more. (note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to follow along or skip to sections of…

Irrigation Getting Started

Video Length:  1:12
Presented By:  Jeremiah Farmer
Tuesday, 03 June 2014
  This webinar covers the basics of getting going with the Irrigation capabilities of Land F/X. We will show how to use the Schematic irrigation tool to lay out a project at the conceptual level, and then the basics of adding equipment to a project, placing, piping, sizing and scheduling.   Additional Resources: Irrigation Getting Started PDF Note: The following…

Value Engineering

Video Length:  1 hour
Friday, 23 May 2014
This webinar, directed at project managers and production assistants alike, demonstrates a number of tools offered by Land F/X  to minimize the effects of value engineering on your project. We walk you through the meaning of "Value Engineering" different cost estimating tools, scheduling methods, and quick material selection/replacement techniques.   Webinar Content (Note: The following catalog of content covered in…

Server Setup & Move

Video Length:  40:19
Presented By:  forrest williams
Monday, 12 May 2014
  You don't have to be a techie to watch the webinar this Friday. Forrestt Williams (IT Manager at Land F/X) explains how Land F/X works with a server; tells you how to set up, install, and move your licenses to multiple workstations; and provides recommendations on server hardware. Please feel free to share this webinar invitation with your IT…

Using RefNotes & Cost Estimates

Video Length:  46:25
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Monday, 05 May 2014
No project is too small to use RefNotes to make it more efficient. This is the motto we go by, since setting up a project with RefNotes right from concept can help speed up the process to produce accurate detailed drawings, and construction drawings, with cost estimates at every step along the way. We'll go through some advanced-user tips with…

Tools at Early Design

Video Length:  48:46
Presented By:  Jeremiah Farmer
Friday, 25 April 2014
    Tools for Early Design 4-25-14 10.17 AM.mp4 from Land F/X on Vimeo. Land F/X is known for its powerful construction documentation tools, but there are also some very powerful tools for use at a preliminary or schematic level.  This webinar demonstrates how the schematic, concept graphics, and site development tools can be used to quickly illustrate the designer’s…

Scale Webinar

Video Length:  57:59
Monday, 14 April 2014
  Join us as we cover the popular topic of Working with Drawing Scales. We'll walk you through how to set up Land F/X project scales, sheet viewport scales, linetype scales for models space and paper space, as well as annotative scaling for AutoCAD.   (note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow…

CAD Basics 3

Video Length:  55:17
Friday, 04 April 2014
  In the third installment of the webinar training series, we show off some tips and tricks to improve your AutoCAD efficiency and workflow. This episode covers AutoCAD customization, including the user preferences, options, aliases, and interface settings. Webinar Content Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to follow along or…

Irrigation Valves: Presented by Buckner-Superior

Video Length:  19:04
Presented By:  Buckner-Superior
Friday, 28 March 2014
  This supporting manufacturer webinar will be of interest to any irrigation designer. The folks at Buckner-Superior will be educating users on a variety of topics relevant to irrigation master valves. From fundamental theory to advanced applications, this webinar is aimed to deliver an educational resource to Land F/X users about the importance of master valves and techniques to safeguarding…

Intro To Land F/X Details

Video Length:  55:15
Friday, 21 March 2014
    Join us for an in-depth demonstration of the Land F/X Detail System. The detail system is what separates Land F/X from any other design software and should be used to standardize your office’s production methods and detail organization.   The following topics will be covered:   -Detail Explorer    -Detail Storage -Detail Projects    -Creating Details from a…

CAD Basics 2

Video Length:  1:05
Friday, 07 March 2014
In the second installment of the Land F/X AutoCAD basics training series, we focus on sheet setup, providing a step-by-step guide for designers that are new to CAD and those who would like another perspective on sheet organization and drawing management. Webinar Content Note: The following catalog of content covered in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to…

SketchUp & Podium Webinar - Presented by Ryan Monty 

Video Length:  1:06
Presented By:  Ryan Monty
Saturday, 01 March 2014
Podium is an easy to use 3D rendering system that works entirely inside of SketchUp. Ryan Monty shows you the basics of Podium and how to set up your scene from start to finish. Along the way, he'll show you some tips and tricks to add realism to your scene and get the most out of your rendering.   

CAD Basics 1

Video Length:  1:08
Friday, 31 January 2014
This webinar provides a step-by-step guide for designers who are new to CAD and those who would like another perspective on drawing setup and organization. Webinar Content Note: The following catalog of content in this webinar is time stamped to allow you to follow along or skip to sections of the video that are relevant to your questions. You can also…

Getting Started with the Land F/X SketchUp Plugin

Video Length:  1:14
Presented By:  Jeremiah Farmer
Monday, 27 January 2014
Getting Started with the Land F/X SketchUp Plugin from Land F/X on Vimeo. Land F/X has pioneered a unique and powerful add-on for SketchUp designed specifically for Landscape Architects and Designers. This webinar will showcase the capabilities of the Land F/X SketchUp Plugin; including the ability to quickly draw dynamic, colorful concept lines to illustrate site usage and the ability…

Land F/X + Revit Workflow Webinar

Video Length:  26:14
Presented By:  Chris Lazarek
Friday, 17 January 2014
  This week's webinar will be presented by Chris Lazarek of Cooper Carry, a multi-discipline firm based in Atlanta. Cooper Carry has discovered several techniques for working together across multiple software platforms and disciplines. In particular, this webinar will focus on how their landscape department has been able to best work with Civils and Architects, working with Civil 3D and…

SketchUp Basics with Daniel Tal

Video Length:  1:15
Presented By:  Daniel Tal
Friday, 10 January 2014
This 1-hour session reviews how SketchUp can be used for Site Design. Landscape Architect and author, Daniel Tal provides an overview of SketchUp tools, capabilities and methods. Daniel includes an overview of basic tools and resources that viewers can use to follow up and learn SketchUp on their own. This webinar demonstrates how to build a simple site plan and…

Land F/X 10.0

Video Length:  1:26
Presented By:  Jeremiah Farmer
Monday, 04 November 2013
Join us for a sneak peak with Jeremiah Farmer, CEO, of the new features coming in version 10.0 and our plans for 2014.

The F/X Detail Library & A Story of Detail Creation

Presented By:  Bill Curtis
Monday, 07 October 2013
This webinar will highlight the construction details that are available to all our Land F/X clients through the F/X Detail Library.  This detail library is a web based source of allowing our clients access to a rich library of valuable details.  This library has an ever growing number of details, and presently most of these details are irrigation related.  We will…

Using CSI Format for Organization

Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 13 September 2013
  While CSI is already set as a standard in Land F/X, it can seem overly complex and daunting to use at first, prompting many to default back to named folders and letter tags/codes. In this webinar, we'll go through the time-saving benefits our firm has found by using the CSI method of organizing information, including widespread use beyond Land…

EZ-FLO Webinar

Monday, 09 September 2013
This recent video highlights the EZ-FLO product line of world class fertigation and supplement systems, which can fit virtually all irrigation products, large or small.  Along with reviewing their product line, we also review the 16 details that EZ-FLO has commissioned for our clients.  This is a must see for people who want to watch how to cheaply and efficiently…

Concept to Construction

Presented By:  Jake Young
Monday, 19 August 2013
Jake's presentation will follow the design of a large apartment/reception center community through construction to the built project. The presentation will show how Land F/X was instrumental in the design process and how the tool helped produce accurate construction documents. He will cover site design, planting design, irrigation design, unique aspects of the construction process and the final built project.…

How To Make 3D Trees in SketchUp Webinar

Presented By:  Ryan Monty
Monday, 12 August 2013
Ryan will be going over the process of making 3D trees in SketchUp. He'll start by finding the source images, move on to image editing for textures in Photoshop, and then finish with the construction of the tree in SketchUp. He'll also show you how you can do grasses and perennials.  Ryan Monty has spent the last 18 months, helping…

Manufacturer Spotlight: Lasco Fittings, Inc.

Presented By:  Rick Williamson
Friday, 12 July 2013
Land F/X is happy to announce that LASCO Fittings is a new Supporting Manufacturer, and their product line can now be found within the Land F/X.  The LASCO product line of fittings, swing joints, riser assemblies, and manifolds are best represented by the details created for our designs, and LASCO has commissioned over 60 professional details to be created conforming to the Land…

Project Management

Friday, 28 June 2013
Managing Land F/X project data is a little known feature of the program, but there is a lot to learn about all of the ins and outs of how to manage Land F/X project data.  This webinar will cover backing up, deleting, restoring, deactivating and reactivating, and how to use this to share project data with another office or location.  Also in…

Making Most of Templates Webinar

Presented By:  Amanda Berry, Henry Kortekaas & Associates
Tuesday, 25 June 2013
 We're always looking for ways to increase productivity, and a great way to do that is through using the template function in Land F/X to its fullest. We'll go through how we set up templates for both plants and reference notes, and adding in the information needed to increase workflow with faster cost-estimates and detailed drawings. A little bit of…

Rainwater Harvesting Guest Webinar

Video Length:  1 Hr. 6 Min.
Presented By:  Bill Curtis
Friday, 14 June 2013
This webinar will be of interest to any irrigation designer who wants more information on the design of rain water harvest tanks.  The webinar will be presented by Mr. Bill Curtis ASIC, and he will review the primary design considerations in the planning and execution of a rain water harvest tank.  This includes determining the amount of rain water to…

SketchUp & Twilight 3D Rendering

Video Length:  52 min.
Presented By:  Ryan Monty
Monday, 10 June 2013
Come join me as I talk about the basics of 3D rendering with Twilight Render. If you thought 3D rendering was too time consuming and difficult to learn, I'll show you how easy it is to set up a scene with Twilight Render inside of Sketchup. I'll walk you through the process step-by-step I use to take a scene in…

Manufacturer Spotlight: Hunter Irrigation

Video Length:  1 hr. 11 min.
Presented By:  Eric Simmons of Hunter Industries
Monday, 03 June 2013
Eric is a licensed landscape architect and regional specification sales manager for the Great Lakes region, and has been with Hunter for over 6 years.  The presentation will be on ways to specify Hunter’s newest efficient irrigation products.
The products to be covered include:  Eco-Mat and PLD-ESD.  This is a specifically engineered combination of inline emitter tubing and fleece,…

Existing Irrigation

Video Length:  1 hr. 15 min.
Presented By:  David Farmer, Bill Curtis
Friday, 24 May 2013
All irrigation designers at some point have to add to or alter an existing irrigation system, and this type of project can be some of the most difficult.  This webinar is on the tools, tricks, and tips on doing irrigation designs over an existing system.  We will review graphic options on adding to or altering existing irrigation systems, and we…

How Land F/X Works with Your CAD Standards

Video Length:  1 hr. 13 min.
Presented By:  Dave Farmer, Jeremiah Farmer
Friday, 03 May 2013
  Many firms have invested a great deal of time and energy in developing a strong set of CAD Standards for their company.  Adopting Land F/X into such an environment doesn't mean abandoning those standards -- in fact quite the opposite, as Land F/X not only can be configured with your standards, it functions as a tool to enforce them. …

Guidelines for California's AB 1881

Video Length:  1 hr. 1 min.
Presented By:  Dariush Bakhtar
Friday, 12 April 2013
This week's webinar will be presented by Dariush Bakhtar, a user of Land F/X for over 7 years. He has his PhD in Soil Science and recently did presentation of this topic at last year's annual ASLA conference.  Dariush will be doing a presentation on the new California Assembly Bill 1881 covering more water efficient landscape designs. He'll be discussing the…

Manufacturer Spotlight: EZ-FLO

Video Length:  1 hr 4min
Friday, 05 April 2013
The webinar will feature the Fertigation products of EZ-FLO.  This company has made automated fertilization products for irrigation for over ten years.  Fertigation is a tank system you attach to your irrigation and it automatically applies liquid fertilizer to the plants as you water them.  Learn the options of specifying a Fertigation system, and how to use Land F/X to add…

New Features 2013

Video Length:  1 hr. 17 min.
Presented By:  Jeremiah Farmer
Thursday, 28 March 2013
It's been six months since our webinar on all the new features with version 9.0.  In that time, we've addressed 200 individual punch list items, and issued 30 HotFix's.  And in between attending three different trade shows, visiting nine different universities, and hosting a training webinar every week, we also found the time to roll out several exciting new features…

Manufacturer Spotlight: CST

Video Length:  1 hr. 7 min.
Friday, 15 March 2013
Webinar presentated by Creative Sensor Technology, a manufacturer of flow sensors.  Flow sensors are playing a larger role in the design of irrigation systems with their ability to measure the flow of water in a system.  This allows “smart” controllers to have the information necessary to make operating decisions, detect leaks, damaged sprinklers, or stuck valves.  If you specify flow…

Details - Using SketchUp Pro & Land F/X

Video Length:  1:05:05
Presented By:  Amanda Berry
Friday, 08 March 2013
Presented by Amanda Berry, Henry Kortekaas & Associates  Using the Sketchup Connection tool has been very helpful for producing quick and accurate 3D renderings of our designs, but there are more ways to use SketchUp and Land F/X together. We’ve been using the two to create accurate and easy-to-alter details of landscape features that can double as components in renderings.…

Rainbird - Trends in Spray Technology - Challenges & Solutions

Presented By:  Randy Montgomery
Friday, 15 February 2013
Alternative water sources and emission device efficiency have been a focal point for legislative and regulatory actions to drive water conserving irrigation practices.  From California’s Model Efficient Landscape Ordinance to even newer Green Codes, empirical evidence suggests that these standards have led to more efficient manufacturer solutions and, when used in conjunction with an integrated irrigation management approach, lead to…

SketchUp & Shaderlight

Video Length:  40 min.
Friday, 08 February 2013
This webinar will demonstrate how to create and render a 3D model using primarily SketchUp and ShaderLight, with a little bit of help on either end of the process from AutoCAD and Photoshop. As our example, we will create a model that illustrates a simple rainwater harvest/catchment system. We will take an AutoCAD drawing of a rain tank and show…

SketchUp Webinar

Friday, 14 December 2012
Mr. Buczkowski presentation will emphasize the importance and need to “wow” the targeted audience with this cutting edge medium all within the context of simple, quick and inexpensive presentations.  Specific examples will be presented on how this modeling technology is used by the agency to test various aspects of the design to ensure state of the art results.  This program will…

Manufacturer Spotlight with Baseline

Video Length:  1 Hr 7 Min
Presented By:  David Farmer & Jon Peters
Friday, 30 November 2012
This week’s webinar is being presented by Jon Peters of Baseline, a company that makes advanced irrigation control systems. Their product focus is on smart water management technology, and this is an important webinar for all irrigation designers wanting to know more about this type of technology. Baseline’s approach to irrigation control is a “two-wire” system, where there are only…

Showing off F/X CAD 2013

Friday, 16 November 2012
Over a year ago, Autodesk let us become a member of their AutoCAD OEM group, which allows us to sell and support our own version of AutoCAD.  We have branded it as F/X CAD, and as you'll see in this Friday's webinar, it is an entirely capable version of AutoCAD 2013.  We will be careful to point out the differences…

Lifecycle of a Project

Friday, 05 October 2012
This webinar will cover how the utilization of CAD and computers in a landscape architecture project can transcend just construction documents. Learn how CAD using Land F/X can address issues from the early schematic design phase, to the landscape concept, production document efficiency and error checking, document flexibility for presentation, 3-D visualization, and photo representations.

Introducing Land F/X 9.0

Thursday, 27 September 2012
Land F/X 9.0 represents the latest incremental release of a decade of development, support, and presentation.  This webinar will mention the highlights of the last year, showing off many of the notable new features.  But we will also reflect on the efforts of our entire company these last twelve months, which included traveling to multiple countries, several trade show appearances,…

Manufacturer Spotlight: Netafim

Friday, 08 June 2012
Land F/X is pleased to have Netafim on board, with their full product line listed in our database.  They are known for being a company with great drip irrigation products and are also LEED certified.  To get more Netafim information, and see how their products are listed in Land F/X, make sure to sign up for their webinar this Friday,…

Manufacturer Spotlight: Hunter

Thursday, 24 May 2012
This Thursday, we have our Manufacturer Spotlight on Hunter Industries. Hunter Industries is a family-owned global company that provides high quality, efficient solutions for the irrigation, outdoor lighting, and custom molding industries. Their diverse array of products can be seen everywhere from residential landscapes, to stadiums, national landmarks, theme parks, city parks, commercial complexes, hotels, and municipal buildings around the world. Whether you're from New…

How F/X CAD & Land F/X Work for You

Presented By:  Jake Young
Friday, 18 May 2012
This Friday, join us while Jake Young presents his perspective of using F/X CAD and Land F/X. Jake was first exposed to Land F/X during a presentation at Kansas State University. After he graduated, he began to use Land F/X daily with IBI Group in Utah. When he moved to Civil Solutions Group, he convinced them of the merits of…

Guest Webinar Gary Gullatte

Presented By:  Gary Gullatte
Friday, 04 May 2012
Friday's webinar will be presented by Gary Gullatte from Gullatte Associates, Inc.. He's been a Land F/X user for just over 5 years and just completed a 4 year, 7 million dollar project using Irrigation F/X. Gary will be showing off how he utilized the software's planting and irrigation features, along with the SketchUp connection to make the Fort Benning Gateway…

Manufacturer Spotlight: Griswold

Friday, 27 April 2012
Review the new developments and products from Griswold.

Manufacturer Spotlight: RainBird

Monday, 23 April 2012
The company’s commitment to The Intelligent Use of Water extends beyond its products and into public education campaigns, which include: a series of white papers; public service announcements; membership in the Alliance for Water Efficiency and the steering committee advising the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on its WaterSense product labeling program; The Intelligent Use of Water Summit series; and…

SketchUp with David Fox

Presented By:  David Fox
Friday, 30 March 2012
This Friday we will have a guest webinar on AutoCAD and SketchUp integration for beginners, presented by David R. Fox.  Mr. Fox will always have a special place in our hearts, as he was the first customer to purchase Land F/X when we launched in 2004.  His keen eye for technology also drew him to SketchUp, which he uses extensively…

Manufacturer Spotlight: HIT

Friday, 16 March 2012
HIT recently became a Supporting Manufacturer with Land F/X, and we are pleased to have their full product line listed in our database.  Read more to learn about their company history, irrigation equipment, and helpful designer tips. This informative webinar will highlight the HIT products within the Land F/X database, and we will have George Cook with HIT available to…

Golf Course Irrigation

Friday, 02 March 2012
This webinar is to review aspects of Land F/X as it relates to Golf Course Irrigation.  We will select and place Valve-in-Head rotors, pipe them to a control Shut-off Valve, pipe Quick Couplers, mainline piping, and use Flow Zones to control the mainline pipe sizing in specific areas.  This will not be a webinar on the theory of golf course irrigation…

New Features Overview

Friday, 03 February 2012
This will cover some of the more recent New Features of Land F/X: Uniformity Railing/Walls/Fences Adding Fonts F/X Details Change RefNote Division Verify Plant Labels -- logic for Alphanumeric symbols RefNotes and Site Builder Managers, Schedule button Plant Copy Along Polyline


Friday, 27 January 2012
Many of you have noticed our new minimum requirements for Land F/X have been raised to AutoCAD 2008. We are already well underway in engineering support for features such as Annotation scales, and ToolTip help files. We realize times are tough, and the cost of a AutoCAD license is still quite substantial. In an effort to help our users upgrade…

Manufacturer Spotlight: VIT

Wednesday, 14 December 2011
Land F/X would like to introduce VIT/Strong Box as a Supporting Manufacturer. This webinar highlighted a great power point presentation of VIT Products / Strong Box backflow covers and enclosures. Information about their company, their product line, why and when you should specify an enclosure in a project, and the great details that are available through the Land F/X detail…

Dariush Bakhtar PhD on Soil Data & Design

Friday, 09 December 2011
Dariush Bakhtar from EcoConsulting, will be presenting the utilization of soil physical properties for designing an efficient landscape irrigation plan.

Manufacturer Spotlight: GPH

Friday, 02 December 2011
Land F/X would like to introduce GPH Irrigation as a Supporting Manufacturer. GPH has a great low volume drip irrigation product line, and many features that make them stand out above the rest. Watch the webinar to learn more about the GPH equipment, and how to specify them.

Land F/X 8.0

Friday, 28 October 2011
This webinar will show some of these incredible enhancements and additions we have added to the software over the past eight years. This will include some nostalgic screenshots of previous Land F/X versions. Although the overview of newer features will emphasize the more recent additions, the more notable features added over the previous years will also be mentioned.

Manufacturer Spotlight: Creative Sensor

Friday, 21 October 2011
CST is a manufacturer of Flow Sensors. This webinar will preview their product line and then show you how to use Land F/X to add their equipment and use them in five different ways that flow sensors can be used.

WDI Training Recap

Friday, 23 September 2011
WDI (Walt Disney Imagineering) has been using Land F/X to design the new Shanghai Disneyland! We won't be able to show any actual WDI drawings, but we will be able to go over similar document standards and procedures, particularly pertaining to details and reference note callouts. WDI has been instrumental in the additions and improvements we've made to our software…

Manufacturer Spotlight: SPJ Lighting

Presented By:  David Farmer
Friday, 12 August 2011
This webinar is our Manufacturer Spotlight on our first lighting manufacturer - SPJ Lighting. We will be introducing SPJ Lighting's products along with the new Land F/X lighting functionality in a webinar next Friday. Dave will demonstrate how to utlize SPJ Lighting products in your Land F/X plans.

Greenroof Garden

Presented By:  Cendra Ramirez
Wednesday, 29 June 2011
Cendra Ramirez from WYAC (Wimmer Yamada and Caughey) will be presenting their current Greenroof projects they recently completed using Land F/X and SketchUp. Cendra is a LEED certified designer, and will be presenting three greenroof projects of varying size and complexity.  It will discuss the design challenges they faced, and the many lessons learned.  The presentation includes many photos from…

Manufacturer Spotlight: Antelco - Drip Irrigation

Monday, 13 June 2011
The Drip irrigation webinar will be reviewing the process that Irrigation F/X uses to create complete drip irrigation plans. Review the Irrigation F/X classifications on drip irrigation systems, how to add them to your project, and place them into the drawing. All piping, pipe sizing, and error checking will also be reviewed. This webinar will highlight using the Antelco irrigation…

Mia Lehrer Guest Webinar

Friday, 27 May 2011
Mia Lehrer + Associates is a full service, international landscape architecture practice located in Los Angeles, California. Under the leadership of Mia Lehrer, FASLA, the firm has been responsible for the design and development of a diverse range of public and private projects. The firm applies a comprehensive and intensely creative approach to all projects, which vary in scale from…


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