Re: [nbos] [AS] I want to creat starmap...
"~~Richard K~~"
Sat Feb 28th, 2009
Exporting as graphic, make sure you allow for a large Image width, otherwise
you will have a crowded unreadable map.
I usually export at 3000+pixels depending on the size of the area, in some
occasions exporting multiple smaller area maps and compiling them into a
larger image using photoshop or something like that will also work. You will
need to toy around with the font/system sizes to get the right mix, so you
might be creating multiple images testing these out.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Alan Bartholet" <alan.bartholet-at-gmail.com>
To: <nbossoftware-at-nbos.com>
Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2009 7:11 AM
Subject: Re: [nbos] [AS] I want to creat starmap...


> Hello Mark,
> As far as I know, the only way to currently flatten a map to 2D
> would be to choose to export it as a graphic. However, this has given
> me an idea and I might be able to write a plugin that would allow you
> to switch a map between a 2D and 3D view. I have a few other things
> on my plate right now but I'll give it a try when I get some free
> time.
>
> Best Regards,
> Alan Bartholet
>
> On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 2:03 PM, mark king <markkingfw70-at-yahoo.com> wrote:
>> Hello all!
>>
>> I want to create a starmap out to 3000 light years, I want to make this
>> both
>> 2D and of course 3D, is there a way to make a flat (looking down from
>> above
>> starmap) for my purposes?
>>
>> Thanks for any help
>>
>> Mark K.
>>
>>
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