O'Reilly logo

Google SketchUp for Game Design by Robin de Jongh

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Time for action - painting over the rear view

  1. Start just like before and import your rear view image as a layer. This time rather than setting up the rulers to the sides of the car, set them up to the edges of the lights (on the orthographic drawing).
  2. Scale the photo so that the edge of the lights line up with the rulers.
  3. Set up a Layer Mask for the photo layer, and check the box that says Black (full transparency).
  4. Get a brush, increase its size in the brush pallet, and paint the main parts of the trunk and lights, as you can see next:
    Time for action - painting over the rear view
  5. Switch this layer off. Move the rulers to the top and bottom of the rear window and scale a new copy of the image. ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required