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Andrew Davies

Rear of projection screen

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Morning all

 

I have 4 flown projection screens for an event in the round.  

 

For my visuals, I need the rears to be blanked out (they currently show the screen image in reverse)

 

Any one know of a clever way of blanking out the rear?  Or do I need to manually draw a solid behind to hide it?

Thanks,

Andrew

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If you add a FRAME and set it to 0 values then it should give you a blanked out rear.

 

Hope that works for you.

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Andrew -

 

To have the tool black out the rear of the screen, your "Screen Type" has to be "Front Projector" and your "Frame" has to be either "Frame" or "Border Only."

 

Regards -

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Have you noticed z-fighting with the back of the screens? The polygon's aren't co-planar but @ 1:500 recently I had to resort to a frame rather than a border to avoid it.

Also, when editing a otherwise curved display in the OIP the top & bottom frames show the arcs full fill (all the way to the center point of the arc). The only way I found to fix the issue was cut/paste in place.

 

I'll take a screenshot next time these happen.

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