"Well, I do not know how Armadillo exactly works, but I can answer the PT questions:
1- Yes, you can panel polysurfaces. It is not straightforward, but there are techniques described in the primer.
2- PT for GH allows you to create fully parametric…"
"Thank you for the links and the speedy response.
The clips are helpful, and so is the PDF, however, the Armadillo clips are DOWNLOADABLE which is terrific in China - with the Great Chinese Firewall and SLOW internet connection - watching foreign…"
I suppose some tools overlap or have their strength. Also some people prefer certain workflow. I have not used Armadillo for a while and I think PanelingTools & Armadillo came out about the same time.
As for the documentation,…"
I am interested in making 3d surface patterns. I have seen Armadillo. Has panelingTools made Armadillo obsolete? How do they compare? Is there a compelling reason to spend $165 for Armadillo when panelingTools is FREE? Also, how do the learning curves for these two products compare?Right now I am enjoying Filter Forge 5, for textures in KeyShot 6, however, I'd like to be able to beef-up my Rhino5 skills with Armadillo or PanelingTools - neither of which I'm familiar with.Just recently…See More