Aaron reviews the Always Face Camera option when creating a component. This will enable you to make your own scale figures and increase performance by only rendering a 2D form of the component. It's a double whammy! Learn more about creating components here: https://help.sketchup.com/en/article/3000124 Download model here: https://3dwarehouse.sketchup.com/model/ba54ca65-ab9a-4a77-a279-f0509ad0f8fc/Skill-Builder-Always-Face-Camera
[Skill Builder] 3D Mouse
Learn how to become a 'Smooth Navigator' by using a 3D mouse! Pay attention to to Aaron and you'll be circu...
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The digital transformation in commercial interiors
Over the years, Steelcase has been at the forefront in commercial interiors transformation. Between the digital transformation and changing regulatory requirements, Kanoza has seen the industry grow.
[Skill Builder] Layers and Scenes in an interior design workflow
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From design brief to winning pitch with SketchUp — Part 1
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Designing innovative workplace interiors with 3DEA Bulgaria
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[Quick Win] Rotated Axis Scenes for a CAD workflow
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SketchUp Essential Guide
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SketchUp for Workplace Interior Design
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Best ways to present your design projects to clients — Part 2
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[Skill Builder] Prepping for conceptual rendering in SketchUp
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From 3D model to 2D drawings, translate your true design intent.
[Skill Builder] Modeling a building with multiple elevations
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Craving workflow efficiency? 3D Warehouse has got your back with new features
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[Quick Win] How to compose a view in SketchUp
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