Sign in to follow this  
EternityZA

background image in blender

Recommended Posts

EternityZA    1226
Hey. im trying to use an background image in blender as a rough guide for the model im trying to create. My problem is that as soon as i change the angle im looking at the model the image goes away. How can i tell blender to not make the image dissapear when i change the direction im looking from? im not trying to create whats in the image exactly and the object in the image is at an angle anyway. Thnx in Advance!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Daaark    3553
It will stay as long as you are in Ortho views, and be removed when you rotate into random perspective views, which is expected behavior. Try out some of the tutorials on Blender Cookie for other methods...

You can also just cross two planes together, and put a background image on them (front and side) and then set those 2 objects to always be drawn in textured mode.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Sign in to follow this