Chief Architect Help Database - Article Number: 393
How to Fix Seeing Sky or Terrain in Camera ViewsThe information in this article applies to:
- Chief Architect X5
- Chief Architect X4
- Chief Architect X3
- Chief Architect X2
I am taking a Floor Camera view from the first floor that has an Open Below area above it, or in a room where I have unchecked Ceiling Over this Room on the Structure tab of the Room Specification dialog, and in my intior camera views, I see sky.
How can I see the underside of the roof plane for my vaulted ceiling or open above area?
The Floor Camera tool creates views of the current floor only. The ceiling and anything above it is not generated, and neither is anything below the floor.
Using the Floor Camera tool:
Instead, use the Full Camera tool, which does not have the F on the icon, to create multi-floor views of the 3D model.
The Full Camera tool can be used to create both interior and exterior perspectives and is ideal for for displaying cathedral ceilings, roofs, lofts, stairwell openings, and other variation in floor and ceiling levels.
Using the Full Camera tool:
Last updated on: Feb 19, 2013