Author Topic: how to place a decal  (Read 1357 times)

Jacobs Architekten

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how to place a decal
« on: January 25, 2012, 04:55:13 pm »
January 25, 2012, 04:55:13 pm
Hi all,

Question: How do I place a decal on to an imported object without tiling it? Is this possible or do I have to place the decal in my 3d editor (SketchUp)?

J-P.

BMcIsaac

Re: how to place a decal
« Reply #1 on: January 25, 2012, 05:33:37 pm »
January 25, 2012, 05:33:37 pm
Look here... http://lumion3d.com/forum/index.php?topic=2954.0

If you import a face you can set it in place......and then as above.

Although this is best to embed on the ground..I have not actually tried it on an imported object off axis or in some strange position.

Jacobs Architekten

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Re: how to place a decal
« Reply #2 on: January 25, 2012, 06:32:44 pm »
January 25, 2012, 06:32:44 pm
Hi Modelhead,

Thanks... I allready read that article.

I have this billboard (so vertical positioned) made in SketchUp and I want to place a decal on it without map it in SketchUp. I think right now it's best for me to place it nevertheless in SketchUp so the decal is UV-mapped.

J-P.

BMcIsaac

Re: how to place a decal
« Reply #3 on: January 25, 2012, 06:38:43 pm »
January 25, 2012, 06:38:43 pm
I agree. You will then have many ways to modify it, in your image editor, in sketchup and in Lumion.