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sciguy77
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Importing a JPEG?

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06-19-2012 07:59 PM

Is it possible to import a black and white image and use it to make a sketch?

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JDMather
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Re: Importing a JPEG?

06-20-2012 09:58 AM in reply to: sciguy77

Yes, I use this technique frequently.

 

But because you specify black and white I suspect your question is really,

Can Inventor Fusion automatically convert a bitmap image of line art into a vectorized sketch?"

 

The answer to that is no.  You must use the image as reference to create your sketch yourself.

 

Select Place Canvas on the Sketch tab.

I recommend you create a new sketch for your vector geometry.

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