Align camera to editor view


#1

While it’s possible to align the editor view with a camera, is the reverse true?
That is, is it possible to align a camera to the current editor view?


How to align camera to editor view?
#2

You’re essentially asking if you can copy one camera’s viewpoint to another. No, that’s not currently possible in the Editor. Obviously, you can copy/paste position and rotation values for cameras in your scene. But those properties aren’t visible for Editor cameras of course (Top, Bottom, Left, Right, Front, Back, Perspective).


#3

What you can do is select the Camera entity from the view menu and move the view in the editor to where you want the camera to be. I found this quite handy to help frame certain scenes. ie:


#4

Pity. :disappointed:
(For reference the equivalent in Unity is: Select Camera, click GameObject->Align With View)
Consider it a feature request. :slight_smile: