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Vue™ 7 Beyond the Basics by Richard Schrand

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In Closing

You will notice we didn’t do anything to the rest of the scene. Everything around the volcano is the barren default material that was assigned when you opened the new document. That’s going to be taken care of in the next chapter, where you will work with the Atmosphere Editor and begin modifying the skies. This is all in preparation for the more advanced work that will occur in the second half of the book.

But for now, you have worked on larger format scenes and worked with Booleans in ways that might not have occurred to you before. Using Boolean operations on terrains can really open up a lot of creativity for your scenes. You can use them to form lakes, re-create scenes from movies such as Holes, generate large fissures, and more. ...

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