mpl_toolkits.mplot3d.art3d.patch_collection_2d_to_3d(col, zs=0, zdir='z', depthshade=True)[source]#

Convert a PatchCollection into a Patch3DCollection object (or a PathCollection into a Path3DCollection object).

colPatchCollection or PathCollection

The collection to convert.

zsfloat or array of floats

The location or locations to place the patches in the collection along the zdir axis. Default: 0.

zdir{'x', 'y', 'z'}

The axis in which to place the patches. Default: "z". See get_dir_vector for a description of the values.

depthshadebool, default: True

Whether to shade the patches to give a sense of depth.