Basic animation


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Basic animation

Now let's take a look at animation in Google SketchUp. Animation is pretty basic in SketchUp; you don't have a lot of control over it. It's mostly just scene-to-scene animation kind of like architectural walk-through type stuff, but it can be handy for presentations. So let's take a look at some of the animation tools. Now I have a file setup with a couple of different scenes. So I've Scene 1 here which is just this view, Scene 2 which is this kind of this top view, and Scene 3 which is kind of a close-up of this house.

So as you can see, I'm actually kind of animating just by switching between the scenes if I click on Scene 1, go to Scene 2, Scene 3. It all animates between those. Now if I want I can automate this a little bit. So if I select one of these scenes, right-click over it, you'll notice we have an option here called Play Animation, well let's see what that does. Let's go ahead and hit Play Animation and it should just step through each of my...

Basic animation
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Basic animation provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 8 Essential Training

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