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You can upload 2D files in Lagoa and use them to create a texture or project it as a background.

Uploading a 2D Asset from the Dashboard

  1. Create a new project or open an existing project by hovering overtop of your project in your Dashboard and clicking the blue ‘Open Project‘ button that appears
  2. You will be directed to your Project Assets tab of your Project Page
  3. Click on the blue ‘Upload‘ button on the left hand side of the screen. You can see the supported file formats when you hover overtop of this button.
  4. Select the file you would like to add to your project from your hard drive and click ‘Open
  5. Your new 2D file will appear in your Project Assets tab

Uploading a 2D Asset inside the Open Application

  1. While working in the rendering application, you may add more 2D assets to your scene. Click ‘File + Import Asset‘ (or press ‘Ctrl+i’).
  2. Your Asset Browser will appear as a pop-up window, select the grey ‘Upload‘ button located on the upper right hand side.
  3. Select the file you would like to add to your scene from your hard drive and click ‘Open
  4. Your new 2D file will appear in your Asset Browser, select it and press the blue ‘Add To Scene‘ button
  5. Your new 2D image will appear in your textures menu of your Explorer Panel

Add a 2D Asset inside the Open Application through the Lagoa Community

  1. While working in the rendering application, you may add more 2D assets to your scene. Click ‘File + Import Asset‘ (or press ‘Ctrl+i’).
  2. Select the ‘Community‘ tab to the right of the search bar
  3. Search for a 2D asset by typing key words into the search text-box
  4. Select your desired 2D image in your Community Asset Browser and press the blue ‘Add To Scene‘ button
  5. Your new 2D image will appear in your textures menu of your Explorer Panel

Once the asset is loaded in the scene window, you can manipulate the 2D image in several ways.

Tonemapping controls
Gamma mapping

Exposure slider
Gamma slider

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Exposure slider
Color adjustment slider
Contrast slider

Spline

Exposure slider
Spline points and drag spline

Effects

Blooming
Strength slider
Radius slider

Glare

Radius slider
Amount slider
Number of blades slider
Threshold slider

Vignetting

Strength slider
Maximum angle slider