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Brickyoyo

Shutters mirroring in Vision, but not Vectorworks

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I have a project with many Source 4's in it and some of them are shuttered. In the 2D view, with beam angles drawn, it looks like this:

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That is what I want them to look like, but in Vision, they show up like this:

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It appears to be flipped, but the shutter editor is set like this, which controls the beam that is drawn.

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Technically, in real life, with Source 4s, the shutters should appear opposite because they are mirrored within the light. So I think Vision is actually handling this correctly, but if I mirror everything in the shutter editor, then it shows up wrong in the 2D view.

 

Is there anything I'm missing? Maybe a setting to mirror the shutters in either program, or is this just the way that it is?

 

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@Brickyoyo

Are you able to verify this bug with other fixture make/models?

Can you please upload your VWX?

What version of VW and Vision are you running (include Service Pack details in the version)?

 

Thanks!

Brandon

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