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Last updated on June 12, 2019

Adjusting the look and feel of the VU.CITY model

The sunlight in VU.CITY is seasonally accurate, and you can adjust it using the sunlight menu located under Tools / Sunlight:

The hour of day can be changed by dragging the sun around the circular dial. The location of the sun changes season by season, and this can be simulated by adjusting the day and month sliders.

Shadows

The sunlight menu contains a toggle button for shadows. Simply click it to toggle shadows off and on.

Weather Selection

Select the Weather Selection button in the sunlight menu to reveal the following sub-menu:

You can switch between a clear sky, light cloud cover, overcast, and rain.

Atmospherics

Select the Atmospherics button in the sunlight menu to reveal the following sub-menu:

These options allow you to control the fog and blur that is gradually to the model over distance.

Looking for the legacy version of this article? See here.