How to Use Modeling in Photo Match in Sketchup 8


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Modeling in Photo Match

SketchUp also allows you to use photos as reference for modeling, so we can match a photo, model to it, and then also use the textures of the photo to create textures for a model. Now we do all of this using Window>Match Photo, so let's go ahead and select that. And under this we only have one button and it says New Matched Photo, so when we click this, it allows us to load an image. So I'm going to go ahead and select on this image here which is a photo of an old bank building and click Open.

And when you click Open, the entire interface changes, and also this Match Photo window lights up and this gives us some options, so let's go through these. We have a Grid, so we can either turn that on or off. We have a couple Styles here; we have Inside which is if you want to shoot from the inside, so let's say it's the inside corner of a room or something like that. From the top Above, so let's say you're shooting down on something. And then Outside which is very mu...

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

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