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Are there any videos of the Foliage tool in action? Can't get my head around the Profile options. I'm trying to creating some hanging plants draped over a pergola but not sure which is the best Configuration to use.

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Hi @Christiaan-


There are no videos that I am aware of but I did use it when creating The Power of 3D Modeling webinar. Attached are the same foliage objects used in that webinar. It includes a pergola with draped plants and vines on a wall using a couple of different configurations.

  • Pergola—I used 2-3 foliage objects with configuration mode set to Area - Grid and changed the "z" elevation.
  • Vines on the wall—I used several foliage objects with different heights and set the configuration mode to Linear.

These look good in 3D but I turn them off whenever in Top/Plan view. I hope this helps!


Foliage Sample.vwx

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