Import/Export DWG Import DWG Import Object Settings for Curves and Surfaces Base Surface
Function available in CINEMA 4D Visualize, Studio
Base Surface

Basic Coord. Object

Object Properties


This is where the (non-editable) surface type is displayed.

Sub U [1..5000]
Sub V [1..5000]

Use these settings to change the polygonal subdivision of the surfaces in the U and V directions.

Calculate Normals
Swap Normals

The surface properties Calculate Normals and Swap Normals should be familiar from the import settings. Calculate Normals calculates additional normal tags for Cinema 4D which results in a more accurate depiction of shadows and reflections. Swap Normals reverses the direction of Normals