How to get sketches of pictures/vector graphics?
Is there any way how I can automatically turn an image into a sketch? Would be a great way to add logos to my models.
There is the Autotrace add-in that comes with SolidWorks but it need high contrast images to work probably ...
You can either put your image in a sketch and trace it or get it from the web in DWG format, import to SolidWorks or vector image format, convert it to Illustrator file and import it ...
I just used Illustrator for the first time for this and it worked perfectly ...
Autotracing needs too much time if image is complicated.
On my experience, fastest way is to do manually and it depence of picture.
It's very rarely that you will get object in three planes I assume that you will make a 3d model.
Dimetric and isometric pictures is hardest to convert in reliable 3d model.