uMake features a powerful photo tool that lets you work with photos and reference images with ease. This video shows you where to find this function and how to use it.
0:00:00.470,0:00:04.230 Working with photos is easy in uMake through the photos panel. 0:00:04.230,0:00:08.580 To access the photos panel, first open the side panel. 0:00:08.580,0:00:13.730 Then select the second option to open the photos panel. 0:00:13.730,0:00:21.430 Once open you will see three options for My photos, Textures, and Atmosphere. 0:00:21.430,0:00:25.880 Tapping on My Photos will open up a panel with more options. 0:00:25.880,0:00:33.360 You can use the camera to take a photo, access your photo library, or access your files folder 0:00:33.360,0:00:35.610 on your iPad. 0:00:35.610,0:00:38.200 We are going to select photos. 0:00:38.200,0:00:43.240 To import a photo, tap on the image you want to use in your project. 0:00:43.240,0:00:47.220 This will import it into your uMake photos library. 0:00:47.220,0:00:52.290 Once imported, tap and drag the photo into your canvas. 0:00:52.290,0:00:57.340 Dragging a photo onto a canvas will create a new surface with that image. 0:00:57.340,0:01:02.860 Dragging the photo onto an existing surface will place the image onto that surface. 0:01:02.860,0:01:08.560 This may result in image distortion depending on the shape of the surface. 0:01:08.560,0:01:13.320 When you have a surface selected with an image on it, you will notice options in the side 0:01:13.320,0:01:19.180 menu to flip the image, repeat the image, rotate the image, or clear the image from 0:01:19.180,0:01:20.610 the surface. 0:01:20.610,0:01:25.630 When you are done placing or editing an image, tap the green check mark on the side menu 0:01:25.630,0:01:29.299 to exit the photo editing tools. 0:01:29.299,0:01:34.100 Imported photos and textures will reside in the lower half of the My Photos panel to make 0:01:34.100,0:01:38.210 it easier to access the images again if needed. 0:01:38.210,0:01:43.880 Tapping ‘clear’ in the upper right will clear previously used images. 0:01:43.880,0:01:48.780 Try importing and working with some images to get a better feel for how using images 0:01:48.780,0:01:50.330 can help you create in uMake.