Join George Maestri for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating scenes, part of SketchUp 2013 Essential Training.
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…Now as you start working in SketchUp, you may…want to have quick access to more than one view.…And we can do that using the Scenes window.…So, here I have a basic view, and so this is just a perspective view of my scene.…Now if I wanted to save that, I could go into…Window > Scenes and it brings up this blank menu here.…If I want I can hit a plus sign here, and what this does it is saves…the scene out into this menu.…So now I've got this kind of bookmarked and you'll also…notice here it creates a little tab that I can click on.…
Now if I wanted to, I could orbit around and I could move my scene, or I could…go into a standard view, let's say I wanted…a front view, and let's say I wanted parallel projection.…And I wanted to move my scene wherever I want, so I can see it.…And once I get it set the way I want,…I can hit the plus button again and add another scene.…So now I have two scenes, one here, one here.…So if I click on this one, it goes to that perspective view.…If I click on this one, it goes to the front view.…
All of the lessons work with both SketchUp Make, the free version of the program, and SketchUp Pro.
- Creating camera views
- Shading faces and edges
- Scaling and rotating objects
- Creating circles, polygons, and arcs
- Making 3D text
- Labeling a drawing
- Working with 3D components
- Applying materials and mapping textures
- Rendering and animating your work