SketchUp to KeyShot 8
KeyShot plugin to export SketchUp files to KeyShot 8 and save out .bip files
SketchUp to KeyShot 8

KeyShot provides fast, high-quality visuals in real-time. This extension links SketchUp and KeyShot 8 together on Windows or Mac. Work side-by-side rather than putting KeyShot inside SketchUp. This extension adds a menu button to SketchUp that transfers the model and relatedinformation to KeyShot.


  • Maintain colors and textures
  • Recognize groups
  • LiveLinking
  • Update camera from SketchUp
  • Export .bip
  • Physics Animation support*

*requires KeyShot Pro


  • SketchUp 2015 – 2018
  • KeyShot 8 (Try | Buy)
  • Windows 7,8,10 or MacOS 10.8 or later
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SketchUp to KeyShot 8 (1.1); October 1, 2018
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