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Troubleshooting

Shadow Colour is straightforward and very precise. However, if you find some artifacts in your results, please check the following list: Please make sure you are upgraded to the latest version. Shadow colour is being updated regularly, and issues are…

Shadow Colour Interface

In this article we will summarize and overview Shadow Colour interface. A. Help menu, contains links to helpful articles and videos on how to use shadow colour. B. Export a high-quality image. C. Change elements(layers) order using the arrows. D.…

Export Images and GIFs

There are multiple ways to export your shadow study. The simplest way is to export an image of the view with coloured shadows. To export a single image, go to ‘File’ → ‘Export’ → ‘Single Image’ You may export multiple…

Conduct a Shadow Study

Add elements and assign colours 1. Add element – click on ‘Add Element’ and pick a group or component in SketchUp. The first element will be the top layer (usually the city context), and the last will be the bottom…

Get Started

What is Sun Shadow Study or Solar Study? Shadow Study / Solar Study is a set of illustrations that demonstrate the shadow impact from the proposed development. The illustrations usually differentiate the proposed/approved building’s cast shadow from the existing context’s…

Installation

Supported Versions Shadow Colour supports SketchUp® versions 2017 – 2022 Installation The installation process is the same as any software windows installation. 1. Make sure SketchUp is closed. 2. Double click on the installer file. 3. Click next on the…

Troubleshooting

Shadow Colour is straightforward and very precise. However, if you find some artifacts in your results, please check the following list: Please make sure you are upgraded to the latest version. Shadow colour is being updated regularly, and issues are…

Shadow Colour Interface

In this article we will summarize and overview Shadow Colour interface. A. Help menu, contains links to helpful articles and videos on how to use shadow colour.B. Export a high-quality image.C. Change elements(layers) order using the arrows.D. Save, load, or…

Export Images and GIFs

There are multiple ways to export your shadow study. The simplest way is to export an image of the view with coloured shadows. To export a single image, go to ‘File’ → ‘Export’ → ‘Single Image’ You may export multiple…