Applying basic 3D revolves


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Applying basic 3D revolves

The 3D Revolve effect inside of Illustrator takes a profile of a shape, and then revolves it at 360 degrees around an axis. It does so from the left most part of the object. In this particular example here, I have a file opened called 3D_revolve, you will find it in Chapter 14 of your Exercise files and the goal here will be to create a Frisbee. Hey! If you are out in the beach and you want to throw something around, why not let it be a Frisbee? So just to give you an idea of what I did here, I started by first creating a guide. Now, I have added this guide here just so that I get a visual representation of where that axis is going to be. The shape that I create is now going to be on the right side of that particular guide, and it's going to bud up right against it. That way when it is revolved, I'm going to get a full 360 degrees around that particular axis giving me the shape of a 3-dimensional frisbee.

I'll go ahead, and I'll select this particular shape. Again it&#...

Applying basic 3D revolves
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Applying basic 3D revolves provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Essential Training

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Design
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