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Scene Constructor (Basemap)

Initializes a new instance of the Scene class with a Basemap.

Namespace:  Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Mapping
Assembly:  Esri.ArcGISRuntime (in Esri.ArcGISRuntime.dll) Version: 100.11.0
public Scene(
	Basemap basemap


Type: Esri.ArcGISRuntime.MappingBasemap
The basemap for the scene.


Example Name: TerrainExaggeration

Vertically exaggerate terrain in a scene.

Code example screen shot.

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using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Geometry;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Mapping;
using System;

namespace ArcGISRuntime.WPF.Samples.TerrainExaggeration
        name: "Terrain exaggeration",
        category: "Scene",
        description: "Vertically exaggerate terrain in a scene.",
        instructions: "Use the slider to update terrain exaggeration.",
        tags: new[] { "3D", "DEM", "DTM", "elevation", "scene", "surface", "terrain" })]
    public partial class TerrainExaggeration
        private readonly string _elevationServiceUrl = "";

        public TerrainExaggeration()

        private void Initialize()
            // Configure the scene with National Geographic basemap.
            MySceneView.Scene = new Scene(Basemap.CreateTopographic());

            // Add the base surface for elevation data.
            Surface elevationSurface = new Surface();
            ArcGISTiledElevationSource elevationSource = new ArcGISTiledElevationSource(new Uri(_elevationServiceUrl));

            // Add the surface to the scene.
            MySceneView.Scene.BaseSurface = elevationSurface;

            // Set the initial camera.
            MapPoint initialLocation = new MapPoint(-119.9489, 46.7592, 0, SpatialReferences.Wgs84);
            Camera initialCamera = new Camera(initialLocation, 15000, 40, 60, 0);

            // Update terrain exaggeration based on the slider value.
            TerrainSlider.ValueChanged += (sender, e) =>
                elevationSurface.ElevationExaggeration = TerrainSlider.Value;
<UserControl x:Class="ArcGISRuntime.WPF.Samples.TerrainExaggeration.TerrainExaggeration"
        <esri:SceneView x:Name="MySceneView"/>
        <Border Style="{StaticResource BorderStyle}">
                <Label Content="Terrain exaggeration:" />
                <Slider x:Name="TerrainSlider"
                        Minimum="1" Value="1" Maximum="3" 
                        AutoToolTipPlacement="TopLeft" AutoToolTipPrecision="2" />
See Also
Additional Examples
Hyperlink to ExampleDescription
AnimateImageOverlayAnimate a series of images with an image overlay.
ChooseCameraControllerControl the behavior of the camera in a scene.
DisplayKmlDisplay KML from a URL, portal item, or local KML file.
DisplayKmlNetworkLinksDisplay a file with a KML network link, including displaying any network link control messages at launch.
GeoViewSyncKeep the view points of two views (e.g. MapView and SceneView) synchronized with each other.
GetElevationAtPointGet the elevation for a given point on a surface in a scene.
LineOfSightGeoElementShow a line of sight between two moving objects.
ListKmlContentsList the contents of a KML file.
TerrainExaggerationVertically exaggerate terrain in a scene.