Setting up a camera


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Setting up a camera

Setting up cameras in modo is relatively easy to do. There's a few little caveats that we're going to go over, but you have to understand that everything you render, when you have that final output, it has to come from a camera. It can't be a render of the Perspective view. But what I have here is the Render tab open, and I've set this up so that my camera is at the very bottom, so we can see it. You can also see that it's changeable to a Perspective view if you like, which is more of the default. But I'm setting it to the Camera view because this is what renders.

Over here I have an overall Perspective view, which typically is the Camera view in most cases. But we're going to reverse these today. What I also have opened is the ShootMe scene from the exercise files, and this is just a sweep with some simple lights that we had made in a previous video. And I'll press the O key to make sure that my lights are visible, so we can see them right there. Now, it's...

Setting up a camera
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Setting up a camera provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Dan Ablan as part of the MODO 501 Essential Training

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3D + Animation
Software:
MODO
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