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#150 - Ask Archispeak

Archispeak dives into the mailbag and gives back to the community with responses to some listener comments on this very special "Citizen Architect" 150th episode.

Lizzie Fountain Park, Livermore, CA - Photo by Neal Pann

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  1. Rhinoceros 3D
  2. Enscape
  3. Lumion
  4. Twinmotion
  5. CL3VER
  6. ArchiCAD
  7. Vectorworks
  8. Citizen Architect | Film
  9. Citizen Architect Handbook | AIA
  10. Neal Pann for Livermore


The music for this episode is Everything and More by System Kid. You can buy their music on iTunes. Support the band!

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