Creating shadows and fog


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Creating shadows and fog

SketchUp also has Shadows and Fog, which enable you to change the look of your scene as well. Let's go ahead and add some shadows and fog to a scene. Now I am going to go ahead and turn- off Profiles as well as Display Edges. I just want to get a more natural look to this. And let's start with Shadows, we are just going to go ahead and turn those on to see what happens. Turn on Shadows. You notice we have shadows in the scene but we want to be able to control those shadows, so let's go ahead and go to the Shadow Control window.

We go to the Windows menu and we find Shadows. Click on that and it brings up this window. Now this allows us to pretty much control everything we want for Shadows. We can turn Shadows on or off. We can change the time of day. So in the morning, the shadows are here; in the evening the shadows are here. This kind of tells us that east is to our right and west is to our left in our particular scene.

We can also change the date. So we can kind of just ...

Creating shadows and fog
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Creating shadows and fog provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 6 Essential Training

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