Join Paul J. Smith for an in-depth discussion in this video Linking the cover page images, part of SketchUp for Architecture: LayOut.
- [Instructor] Chapter 05_03: … we're going to bring in the images next. … So, it's this background image here … and we've got the Polaroids. … We'll leave the scrapbook elements until later on. … You can sort those out yourself … after I've shown you how to do it. … So go to the file menu, then insert. … And then we're looking at this folder here, … the images folder which is in the 00_LinkedSketchUp file. … Okay, so if you got access to these exercise files, … 00_Images, double click on that, … and then it's this one here, … 01_Wireframe to shaded. … Select that, and then click open. … And that brings this image in, so we'll just … drop this in up into that corner, … so it should snap to that endpoint. … Then grab this corner, … and obviously we want to make sure we've got the scaling … aspect ratio locked, so finger on the shift key, … and that's going to lock that out, … and then just move your mouse … up to this line, so inside of this edge. … And then it's just going to constrain itself …
AuthorPaul J. Smith
- Customizing LayOut preferences
- Working with the drawing tools in LayOut
- Adding text and labels
- Creating linear and angular dimensions
- Creating templates
- Linking SketchUp with LayOut
- Building a scrapbook
- Exporting options
Skill Level Intermediate
SketchUp 2018 Essential Trainingwith George Maestri3h 58m Beginner
1. Introduction to SketchUp for Architecture
2. Setting Up LayOut
3. Drawing and Annotation
4. Creating and Saving Templates
5. Linking SketchUp to LayOut
6. The LayOut Scrapbooks
7. Finishing Off the Pages
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