Create, edit, or position an image plane
information about image planes, see
create an image plane
- Select View > Image Plane
> Import Image from the current view.
to the file you want and click Open.
A placement icon appears in either the current
view or all views, depending on the Display mode
you set (in all views by default), and the Image Plane
Attribute Editor opens.
an Image File or Texture from
the Type drop-down list, then click the
folder icon next to Image Name to load an image
plane into the view.
For a description of image plane attributes,
edit an existing image plane
- Select View
> Image Plane > Image Plane Attributes from the
current view and choose any of the camera’s image planes you want
The selected image plane’s attributes display
in the Attribute Editor (unless the Attribute
Editor has been hidden)
TipRight-click the arrow key of the image plane
attribute in the camera to display a list of the image planes per
position an image plane
one of the following:
the Placement attributes to position
an image plane relative to the camera. See
the Placement Extras attributes
to control which portion of an image file is visible on the image
Note(MAC OS X) Alpha channel display in image
planes do not display properly.