Using layers


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Using layers

Now you have probably asked yourself when working in Modeler, what the heck are these buttons up here? Well, those have been in LightWave since the very early days back in 1990, a long time ago, and they've always worked the same, but they work even better now with version 10. What these do, it's similar to Photoshop, where you can create layers for an individual object. So what I'm going to do is actually just build a very small simple object and show you how those work. So we're going to start with a box, just select that from the Create tab, and we're going to build the most awesome race car. You'll see.

I'm just going to center this out, and this is remembering the segments I had set in the Numeric panel, so that's fine. And I'll turn that box off. When I build this, we've a small white dot that appeared up in number one. We are in layer one. That little dot means there is geometry in that layer. Now, I want to create a wheel and later on when I ge...

Using layers
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Using layers provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Dan Ablan as part of the LightWave 10 Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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LightWave
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