Learn how to create a texture-mapped 3D model of a building exterior using SketchUp.
- [Scott] In this course, we will construct an exterior model of a house using nothing but SketchUp and a series of photos taken around the building. We will match the perspective cues encoded in the photos to SketchUp's coordinate system, build the 3D model by comparing it with the photos, and finally, texture map the model using the same photos.
- Roughing in building volumes
- Using multiple photos for mapping
- Matching the perspective in the photos
- Roughing in a roof slope
- Modeling and extruding roofs
- Intersecting objects
- Constructing complex roofs
- Hiding edges
- Working with materials and textures
- Using fixed and movable pins
- Accessing the SketchUp material library
- Completing texture mapping
Skill Level Intermediate
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SketchUp: Rendering Using Twilightwith Scott Onstott2h 29m Intermediate
1. Roughing In Building Volumes
2. Roughing In Roof Slopes
3. Constructing Complex Roof Slopes
4. Using Multiple Photos to Model
5. Working with Textures and Materials
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