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CSS CSS Transitions and Transforms Adding 3D Effects with CSS 3D Transforms Challenge

Use a 3D transform function to rotate .photo 30 degrees on the Y-axis only.

This is brand new to me, could somebody please help me?

style.css
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */
.wrapper {
  perspective: 600px;
}
.photo {
  transform: rotateY(30deg);
}
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
    <title>3D Transform Challenge</title>
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
    <link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Open+Sans:400,300,600,700,800' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
</head>
<body>

    <div class="wrapper">
        <img class="photo" src="1.jpg" alt="Dazzling Auroras">
    </div>

</body>
</html>

3 Answers

Jennifer Nordell
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STAFF
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Jennifer Nordell
Treehouse Teacher

While your code would have the same effect, it's not what they're asking you to do. They specifically state they want the 3d rotate. Take a look at my code:

.wrapper {
  perspective: 600px;
}

.photo {
  transform: rotate3d(0, 1, 0, 30deg);
}

Here we've toggled the Yaxis to "on" with the 1. Then we set the degrees at the end.

thanks for that... I also agree with David

David Bath
David Bath
25,939 Points

In my opinion the challenge should have accepted Connor's solution, since "rotateY(a)is a shorthand for rotate3D(0, 1, 0, a)."

Diana Ci
Diana Ci
18,670 Points

I was struggling some time with this second challenge because I used space between the word rotate3d and parenthesis :) like this "rotate3d (..." So make shore everyone not to do this little mistake.... no spaces

.photo { transform: rotate3d(0, 1, 0, 30deg); }