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Author Topic: Object creation suggestion  (Read 2739 times)

5L1D3R

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Object creation suggestion
« on: April 23, 2008, 04:46:19 pm »

Just started a new model using a reference image when I was reminded of an enhancement I had thought about before, but never mentioned...

How about a switch to change object creation from "center" to "corner"  That way when modelling, say, a building, I could just create the cube primitive by dragging from one corner of the reference to the other. 
With the current fixed "center" creation method, having to constantly move and resize primitives can get a little tedious...
...even converting to mesh and manipulating the vertices can be a little more involved than needed for a low poly model...
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Re: Object creation suggestion
« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2008, 06:09:44 pm »

good point.  i'll second you on this!

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Re: Object creation suggestion
« Reply #2 on: April 24, 2008, 12:00:43 am »

This is a very nice idea.  Perhaps something like holding 'alt' would change to this alternate way of creating objects?
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