One click of the scroll wheel zooms too much IMO. Is there a way I can get more precision zooming?


CtrlMiddle Click is for precise zooming.

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    $\begingroup$ TIP: Ctrl + Middle Click works well in Uv/Image Editor also. $\endgroup$
    – Paul Gonet
    Oct 11 '15 at 20:44
  • $\begingroup$ With an object selected (or any vertices, edges or faces selected in Edit Mode) press Z to zoom to that selection. Then when you zoom with the scroll wheel, the camera will zoom in relation to the size of your selection. It's not as precise as Ctrl Middle Click, but it works pretty well. $\endgroup$
    – YoeyYutch
    Oct 13 '15 at 2:05
  • $\begingroup$ @YoeyYutch Z is for toggling between solid and wireframe view. Could you be thinking of Numpad . and you changed the hotkey to Z? $\endgroup$ Oct 13 '15 at 15:09
  • $\begingroup$ Sorry I must have changed my keyboard shortcut. I thought it was default because I've seen video tutorials which use Z to 'zoom to selected'. $\endgroup$
    – YoeyYutch
    Oct 13 '15 at 22:49
  • $\begingroup$ @YoeyYutch Okay. Do you use the normal version of Blender or do you use something like the Sensei Format? In that case you might just be thinking of some of those tutorials. $\endgroup$ Oct 14 '15 at 17:11

Split the screen in two, change one view to camera view , 0 and the other to side view, 1, then select the camera in object mode and press g then z to precisely move the camera to where you want it.


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