Technical - Uses
the new real-time silhouettes, with optional display of hidden
creases, seams, and shadows to simulate
the look of a technical drawing. Objects behind other objects are
Artistic - A
variant of Technical mode, uses an
image background and soft lines to create
a pencil drawing effect suitable for
concept review and illustrations.
Pen - A variant
of Technical mode, simulates the
look of a simple pen drawing useful for
schematic and instructional illustrations.
Speed - Rhino 5 takes more
advantage of graphics co-processors.
BackgroundBitmap - The new 1to1 option uses the image resolution
and DPI to automatically scale
Clipping Plane widget
Highlight selected clipping
plane display controls for color and
Select clipped viewports in the
Dynamic section/fill display
while moving the widget
Automatically copies the active view projection by default..
The projection can be set to a
Dragging and dropping a viewport
outside the Rhino viewport area creates a new floating
-Hide/-Show - the command-line versions prompt
to name the set of objects to hide or show.
The new widget interface
can be used to place or
edit the camera and target location
and to set the field of view.
Named views widget can be locked.
A named view can be edited
in a temporary floating viewport
using the widget.
The NamedView command displays a docking tabbed dialog box.
A new option animates
the view changes when a named view is
Press Shift to lock mouse
panning to horizontal or vertical
after the panning has started.
The middle-mouse button can
now be customized to emulate
view manipulation in other software.
Arrow key behavior - Arrow
keys now always pan in plan view parallel
viewports instead of rotating the view,
preventing accidental rotation of
Rotate view - Ctrl+Shift+RMB
now rotates perspective views around the
pickpoint. The pickpoint can only be on
things that are selectable, so, for example,
locked objects and objects with points on
A new Transparent
background option has been added to the scripting (dashed) version.
Scale option added to the
dash version scales the image from
the viewport size.
Anti-aliasing enhanced with
controls in Rhino.
Display accuracy improved for
objects very far from the origin.
Indicator u and v arrows show the surface
u‑ and v‑directions as needed in many commands.
OptionsImport and OptionsExport - Includes
display mode settings.
Editing display modes:
Display modes that have been changed from the default settings are highlighted in blue.