Understanding the MODO 501 camera


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Understanding the MODO 501 camera

As you are building scenes in modo, there are three components you need to think of: the objects which are like your actors; the lights of course, which light up the scene; and then the camera--and that's what this video is going to talk about. The camera in modo can be very powerful, but it's often very simple to use. You don't need to put a lot of thought into it sometimes, even though you can animate it and you can create depth of field and you can do all these great things. Sometimes you just want to learn to place it, and that's what we are going to do here. The camera is in your scene by default and when you select it in the Items tab, you can see all the properties for it.

First of course is the Transform, so its Position. Now I can't see it in my layout here and to do that, I will press the O key on my keyboard and make sure Show Cameras is turned on. Move the mouse and that panel will go away. So there is my camera. That's just a representational icon. It'...

Understanding the MODO 501 camera
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Understanding the MODO 501 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
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MODO
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