PEXlib : A Tutorial

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A tutorial designed to help application developers over the first hurdles of PEXlib programming. Concepts are taught by presenting working, well-tested example programs. The tutorial is divided into 14 chapters and key topics covered include color, lighting and shading, 3D viewing, animation, namesets, picking and selecting, and more

Product details

  • Paperback | 368 pages
  • 175 x 230 x 15mm | 500g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 0130158437
  • 9780130158437

Table of contents

1. Introduction to PEXlib. 2. Programming in PEXlib. 3. Getting the Colors Right. 4. Introduction to Rendering in PEXlib. 5. Polylines and More. 6. Text. 7. Surface Primitives. 8. Modeling. 9. Structures. 10. Clipping and Viewing. 11. Lighting and Shading. 12. Animation. 13. Name Sets. 14. Picking and Searching. Appendix A: PEX 6.0 Preview. Appendix B: Extensions to PEX. Appendix C: Color Models. Appendix D: Pexwave Program. Glossary. Bibliography. more