[vtkusers] Scale ticks and labels based on zoom in vtkCubeAxesActor?

Dan Lipsa dan.lipsa at kitware.com
Fri Aug 28 15:24:54 EDT 2015

Take a look at the new AxesGrid in ParaView from git master. I think it
does what you need. You may be able to use the classes that do that from
find . -name '*GridAxes*'

You'll have to either upgrade to latest VTK or backport these classes to
your VTK.


On Fri, Aug 28, 2015 at 11:57 AM, Serge Lalonde <serge at infolytica.com>

> Does anyone know how (or if it's even possible) to scale the tick marks
> and labels based on the zoom factor.
> That is, as we zoom in, more tick marks and labels are added and as we
> zoom out, fewer tick marks are rendered since they get squeezed in the
> pixels.
> Basically, I'd like to avoid this situation when I zoom in:
> I'm currently using vtkCubeAxesActor with VTK 6.1.
> Thanks.
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