Fine-tuning UV mapping


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Fine-tuning UV mapping

At this point, we should have our character basically unwrapped, but we don't have our flat pieces fitted to our image, and that's what we are going to do in this lesson: we're going to fine-tune the mapping. So I'm going to go ahead and start by selecting each individual island. So I am going to make sure I'm in Island Select mode here and just right-click on the island that's his arm and hit S to scale. And I just want to scale that down enough so that I can hit G for grab and position it over a part of the mesh that's all purple, so somewhere like right around there.

And I can do the same for this other one: right-click on it, hit S for scale, G for grab, and I might have to scale this down little bit more. And as I move it, you can see how it actually affects what's going on in this viewport here. So I am going to hit G for grab to move this and again, I may have to scale this down just a little bit more. So now I've got that off to the side, so no...

Fine-tuning UV mapping
Video duration: 6m 7s 7h 47m Beginner Updated Aug 13, 2014

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Fine-tuning UV mapping provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Blender Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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Blender
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