Join Paul J. Smith for an in-depth discussion in this video Aligning geometry between scenes, part of SketchUp for Architecture: LayOut.
- Another thing that's really useful and very simple…is to align your geometry between different scenes.…It couldn't be simpler but for things like shadow settings…where all you want is the shadow to move…and not the object and this is…a very, very neat little trick…and it doesn't take much at all.…It just involves this little thing,…the Previous view option.…So I've got Box and Box Rotate from the previous video…and if I wanted this to be in this position…there are a couple of ways of doing it.…
I could just add a scene based on that.…if I just wanted to reposition this…because I wanted other settings displayed within this thing…and I didn't want to go through the hassle…of resetting everything, then all I've got to do…is go to my new scene and just hit this back button.…Now it's going to give me the previous setting…and then I right-click and update that.…So now I've got Box and Box Rotate.…The only thing that's different now is the style…that's applied to it.…
The surface style.…So if I wanted now to introduce some shadow settings,…
AuthorPaul J. Smith
- Creating a template watermark
- Mixing and saving styles
- Adding and updating scenes
- Aligning and animating scenes
- Adding and animating sections
- Creating views
- Customizing layout preferences and document setup
- Working with references in LayOut
- Building a template
- Working with site plans
- Coordinating plans and elevations
- Adding text, dimensions, and title blocks
- Building a scrapbook
Skill Level Intermediate
2. All About Styles
3. All About Scenes
4. All About Sections
5. Creating the Views for Layout
6. Into LayOut
7. Creating the Template
8. Site Plans
9. Floor Plans and Elevations
10. Coordinating Plans and Elevations
12. The Amazing Scrapbook
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