In our latest release we have improved the Move Tool, which is a fundamental instrument to set up scenes.
On the one hand, we have added some new one-click actions to rotate or flip in rect angles (90, 180, 270, …). On the other, we have added one of the highlights of this new release, called Surface Mode.
Surface Mode is neatly explained in the animation below. It allows you to drag an object over the surface of another. This works by automatically anchoring the pivot of the moving object to the normal of the “ground” object at the point the cursor is at. This tool mode is extremely convenient to place objects on the floor, place cutlery on top of a table, etc…
We uploaded a videotutorial for this new feature a few days ago, which you can find on our Youtube channel: