From: Chief Architect Software
Chief Architect X13 offers powerful new features including real-time ray trace rendering that produces photo realistic results in less than 30 seconds. 3D Walkthroughs have a new preview panel so architects can see and interact with the walkthrough before recording. Advanced Framing allows for horizontal framing, balloon walls, header placement, and corner framing control. Cabinets now have options for extended stiles, face frame overlap control, and face items can be dimensioned, including cabinet openings.