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Opened 14 years ago

Last modified 12 years ago

#102 new defect

Normal Mapping

Reported by: patrick Owned by: nobody
Priority: minor Milestone: Old Orxonox tickets orx-v0
Component: GraphicsEngine Version:
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Description

Normal maps make the surface of a game model look much more detailed and impressive. This detail is displayed in real time: the images in the article are screengrabs, not renders. To create a normal map, a 3D software package samples the directions in which the surfaces of a detailed model (a higher-resolution version of the in-game object) face, storing the information as coloured pixels. The map is then applied to the lower-resolution object, passing information about the hi-res model to the lighting calculations.

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Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 14 years ago by patrick

  • Milestone changed from feature-taks to 0.3.6_graphics_and_performance

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by bknecht

  • Milestone changed from Graphics and Performance THISISOBSOLETE to Old Orxonox tickets

Milestone Graphics and Performance THISISOBSOLETE deleted

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