3D Image

Snap a picture and add your creation. The software allows you to insert traditional 2D photos into your 3D design and create the perfect look set against the background of your client’s actual space.

See your Photos in 3D in the software. Using the 3D Image feature, import photos into your project. The image may be in the .jpg or .png graphic file formats.

Insert 3D Image

Insert 3D Image: To insert a 3D image, go to Stage 1: Project Information, click Insert 3D Image, and select the .jpg or .png file from your computer.

 

 


 

 

3D Viewport

Your photo will now appear in the 3D viewport.  Left-click to place it.  At this point, there are a few additional image options that will assist you in bringing out the full potential of your design.

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Crop and Scale

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To crop the image, hold down the left mouse button and drag the grab handles on the top, bottom, and sides of the image to crop it

The bottom of the image inserts level with the ground.  If you crop the bottom,  check Auto Elevation to re-position the image on the ground.

 

Import Image 4Next we use the Scale tool and 3D Gizmo to set a known distance in your image.  For example, we measured this house and found the width was 72 ft 2 in.  We will use the Scale Tool to set this width.

TIP: Scale the image before you begin designing, to avoid designing in the wrong scale.

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Add Your Logo

You can also insert 2D photos into your 3D design to add your logo, artwork, or a custom design element.

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Rotate

Once the photo is placed in the 3D viewport, we may use the Rotate Tool and 3D Gizmo to rotate the image into any position.

Import Image Rotate

The image will rotate on the red and green arrows based on your Angle Snap settings. 

Select the image, move the cursor over the arrow, click and hold the left mouse button, and drag the mouse to rotate the object.

Release the left mouse button to complete the action.

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