Style, form, and function all influence a consumer's choice of products. Create the innovative designs consumers want-faster than your competition. Use Autodesk Alias Surface 2021 to experiment with ideas, rapidly iterate concepts, and refine winning details.
Virtual reality with Alias - Enhance design reviews with virtual reality. Explore your design to scale using an HMD in VR.
Photoshop live link - Sketches from Photoshop can be linked to Alias. Changes to sketches are dynamically updated in Alias.
Computational design in Alias - Quickly generate complex repeatable patterns and enable rapid design iterations and exploration.
Marking Menu editor - More easily customize Marking Menus with a new selection of styles.
Design model share - Design and collaborate on a single Alias model in the cloud. Review, mark up, and collaborate via the web and on portable devices.
Offset tool - Offset command ensures that offset CV layout quality is maintained, enabling a semi-automated, time-saving workflow.
Look around feature - Fly to a point of interest immediately; enable immediate navigation to a point in the design.
Canvas pivot function - Manipulate Canvas layers like any other geometry type—scale, snap, and pivot images in real time.
Performance improvements - Multithreading implemented for File I/O for Alias reduces File Open and Save times by an order of 3.
Concept Design and Fast Content Modeling
Flexible product modeling - Curve-based modeling tools let you directly edit and sculpt 3D models
Improved color assignment for layers - Random custom color assignments for layers and layer folders