PhotoVCarve

The following video tutorials explain how to use PhotoVCarve and introduce the key features in the software. Click on the links below to download and view the associated files.


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01-pvc-introductionPhotoVCarve - Overview

This tutorial introduces PhotoVCarve and shows how to work with the Sample Files that can be cut on your own CNC machine. It explains how to change the job size, cutter details and fianlly save the toolpath ready for machining.

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02-pvc-carve-photo-woodPhotoVCarve - Carving from a Photograph

This PhotoVCarve tutorial shows how to Carve a wooden panel from a photograph of James Dean.

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03-pvc-engrave-photo-brassPhotoVCarve - Engrave Photo into Brass

This PhotoVCarve tutorial shows how to Engrave a childs face into a piece of brass.

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04-carve-photoPhotoVCarve - Carving a Decorative Picture

This PhotoVCarve tutorial shows how to Carve a decorative picture from a photograph.

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05-pvc-lithophanePhotoVCarve - Creating a Lithophane

PhotoVCarve can also be used to machine stunning Lithophanes and this tutorial shows how to take a photograph and calculate toolpaths to cut a lithophane into corian or plexiglass.

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