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Ron LaFon


Ron LaFon, a contributing editor for Cadalyst, wrote software and hardware reviews for the publication for more than 17 years.


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P225fb   1 Sep, 2003
By: Ron LaFon

The P225fb is a 22" CRT monitor based on an FD aperture-grille Trinitron tube with a 0.24mm dot pitch and a 20" diagonal viewing area.

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P1130 CRT   1 Sep, 2003
By: Ron LaFon

One of two monitors in this roundup to earn a five-star rating, the 21" HP P1130 features FD Trinitron technology, offers a 19.8" viewable area, and produces resolutions up to 2048×1536 at 75Hz refresh rate in true color.

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P1750   1 Sep, 2003
By: Ron LaFon

The Cornerstone P1750 monitor is one of two monitors in this roundup to receive a five-star rating.

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Share your vision?CAD visualization tools   1 Aug, 2003
By: Ron LaFon

Helping you take an image from your mind?s eye and expressing it for others to see is one of the most powerful achievements of modern computer systems and visualization software.

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3ds max 6   1 Aug, 2003
By: Ron LaFon

Autodesk?s visualization product lineup came into clearer focus with the announcement of 3ds max 6 at SIGGRAPH 2003 at the end of July.

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Share your vision?CAD visualization tools   1 Aug, 2003
By: Ron LaFon

Helping you take an image from your mind?s eye and expressing it for others to see is one of the most powerful achievements of modern computer systems and visualization software.

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Processing power: Rendering online, in-house hardware and software options   1 Aug, 2003
By: Ron LaFon

When we cover rendering and visualization software, a general assumption is that you can render the final image or animation on your equipment.

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Other rendering options   1 Aug, 2003
By: Ron LaFon

Perhaps the most-used graphics applications is one that most people aren’t aware that they’re using.

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NuGraf Rendering System 4   1 Aug, 2003
By: Ron LaFon

Essentially Okino Computer Graphics develops one product—the NuGraf Rendering System—which represents the full-featured version.

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LightWave 3D 7.5b   1 Aug, 2003
By: Ron LaFon

There is no way I can do justice to the remarkable feature set found in NewTek’s LightWave 3D, even if I had the room to write a full article on just this product.

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