Join Jim LaPier for an in-depth discussion in this video Perspective viewports, part of Up and Running with Vectorworks.
…As a finishing touch on my collar drawing,…I want to add an angle view as a reference for the end user.…Since we're going to be using angle view, I'm going to use a perspective view,…even though this is not the drawing type you would want to add a perspective view…on, as it skews the proportions of the part, but…we're going to bend the rules just a little for the sake of the video.…I'm going to go to Create a New Viewport.…I'll leave the Viewport Name the same, make sure my layer is turned on,…set my scale at 1:2, change the view to a Right Isometric view,…change the Rendering to Hidden Line, and change the Projection to Perspective.…
Also set the Perspective type to Wide and click OK.…Let's drag this up and update it to take a better look.…It's not quite the angle I was looking for and…doesn't give an overall sense of the part like I wanted.…I'm going to change the view from Right Isometric to Left Isometric and…click Update.…We're closer but still not quite where I want it to be.…I'm going to right-click on the viewport and scroll down to Edit Camera.…
- Setting up your workspace
- Working with classes and layers
- Entering values
- Working with geometry
- Creating 3D objects
- Modeling architecture
- Texturing and lighting
- Adding annotations
- Creating viewports
- Printing and sharing
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Up and Running with AutoCAD for Macwith Jim LaPier1h 45m Beginner
AutoCAD 2015 Essential Trainingwith Scott Onstott8h 35m Beginner
AutoCAD Architecture Essential Trainingwith Paul F. Aubin7h 27m Intermediate
1. The Interface
2. Environment Conventions
3. Basic Geometry
4. Basic 3D Shapes
5. Architectural 3D Modeling
8. Viewports and Sheets
9. Printing and Sharing
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