PIX4Dmatic allows one to navigate the project area and outputs in 2D and 3D, as well as to work with the original images.
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It is possible to view the sparse point cloud, dense point cloud, images, and tie points in the 3D view.
To pan, rotate, and zoom the 3D view:
- Left-click to pan the 3D view.
- Hold Shift and left-click to pan the 3D view on the z-axis.
- Right-click to rotate the 3D view.
- Use the scroll wheel to zoom in and out in the 3D view.
To access the predefined views, go to View on the Menu bar and click:
- Zoom to fit all content to zoom out the scene to the whole extent
- Zoom to selection to zoom on the selected object
- Top View to view the scene from the top. The scene is zoomed out to display the entire scene.
Click to adjust the following settings in the 3D view:
- Point size (13 - default, 0.5 - 50), to change the point size.
- Camera size (1 - default, 0.01 - 5.00), to change the size of the camera thumbnails.
- Sky background (on - default), to toggle on/off the sky shared.
- Background color (black - default, grey, white), to change the background color.
3D viewer settings in PIX4Dmatic.
It is possible to view the Orthomosaic and DSM in the 2D view with or without a basemap.
To choose which basemap is displayed under the orthomosaic.
- Click to toggle the Basemap settings in the 2D view:
2D viewer settings in PIX4Dmatic.
Imported images are displayed in 3D and the Image Viewer.
To change the general display of images:
-  Change the number of displayed columns.
-  Use the zoom slider to change the zoom level of all images, or use Alt+Scroll. Once in the full-screen mode, Ctrl+1 (minimum zoom) and Ctrl+2 (maximum zoom) are enabled.
-  Filter images and display All, Calibrated, or Uncalibrated images.
-  Sort images and display by Distance, Reprojection error or Name.
- Distance: The default option is to sort images by the distance of the image to the marked point.
- Reprojection error: After marking a point in two different images, the reprojection error is calculated. Hence, the advantage to mark the highest errors first.
- Name: Images are sorted based on the name of the image. It helps to detect images with similar content, as the image name typically follows a chronological order and shows neighboring images.
-  Maximize image viewer to display the image viewer full screen, or use the Ctrl+F shortcut
-  Enlarge the selected image and display it on full screen.
Control panels can be accessed on the menu bar View > Control panels.
The following panels are available:
- Image viewer: displays imported images.
- Content: gives an overview of available inputs and results.
- History: displays a list of performed actions.
- Quality report: displays an overview of the project and assesses its accuracy and quality.
- Processing options: it allows users to change the processing options.
- Tie points: opens the Tie points table.
- Status bar: provides information on the actions and details of processing.