Applying bitmap images


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Applying bitmap images

Now, I want to show you a different way of applying images to an object. Let's do the same thing we did before. I am just going to go ahead and make a cube. In fact, we are going to do almost exactly the same exercise but we are going to do a little bit differently in the way that we approach it. So instead of creating material, we are going to apply a texture directly to an object or to a face. So what I can do is if I have created a box like this, you can go ahead and create one if you haven't. We can go File, and import an image file. So go File > Import, and if I go up to my Chapter 4 directory here, you will see I still have this file called WoodCrate.

Now, I can import this into SketchUp as an image, a texture or what's called the match photo. In this case, I want to import it as a texture. So I go ahead and open the file and make sure that it's clicked here as use as texture and what this does is it brings my image file in and now I can pin this to whatever I ...

Applying bitmap images
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Applying bitmap images provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 6 Essential Training

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