Adding a Picture
A Picture object is flat rectangle with an image mapped
onto it. It can be used for importing digital photographs of pets, statuary,
lawn furniture, and so forth. A large number of pictures are included with
Realtime Landscaping Pro, and you can import your own.
Important: The Picture object is used for adding
generic pictures, such as animals and people. Pictures of plants are added using
the Plant object.
Importing a Custom Picture
You can import pictures you have taken for use in your
landscape designs. To do this, first import the picture using the Picture Import Wizard. Once it has been
imported, you can use it in your landscape designs using the following
To add a picture that has already been imported:
1. Click Add
2. Click the
Picture property to select which picture you want to use. This will bring
up a list of pictures. Select the desired picture and click OK.
3. Position the cursor
where you want to add the picture.
4. Click to add the
picture. If you want to add multiple copies of the same picture to your
landscape design, hold Ctrl while clicking.
Normally when you click to add a picture, the picture will be added and
automatically selected for editing. If you want to immediately add another
picture, hold Ctrl while clicking.
grid snap is enabled, it might be difficult to place the picture exactly where
you want it. Press Ctrl+G to disable grid snap. See Snap Settings for more information.
Setting Object Properties