Beginning with an overview of required mathematical prerequisites, the volume covers topics such as Direct 3D foundational principles; lighting, texturing, and blending; shaders; cube mapping; ambient occlusion; meshes; and character animation.
What does D3D stand for?
D3D stands for Direct 3D
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We have 3 other meanings of D3D in our Acronym Attic
- Dirty Three (Australian band)
- Doom 3 (game)
- Dynamic Document Drafting (Microsystems software)
- Third Generation Channel Bank (24 Channels on T1)
- 30-Sided Dice (gaming)
- Diameter of 30 (particle measurement)
- Fairchild Dornier Do 328 (airliner)
- Dose Yielding 37% Survival
- Decide, Detect, Deliver, and Assess (US DoD)
- Design 3 Architecture (architectural firm; Monroeville, PA)
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com Jason Zink, Matt Paettineo, and Jack Hoxley's PRACTICAL RENDERING & COMPUTATION WITH DIRECT 3D 11 (9781568817200, $69.
The chip supports OpenGL and Direct 3D and is slated to be available on graphics boards for Windows and NT workstations by the fourth quarter.
Fast and direct 3D reconstruction enables reviewing of images before the patient is off the table - a considerable advantage when time is of the essence.
Direct 3D will provide a standardized 3D platform under Windows 95 that will unleash a wide variety of exciting, compelling 3D software previously not available on the PC.
The optional WorkStream4D software tool permits the direct 3D reconstruction of raw data in a pre-defined series of image planes.
ARCADIS Orbic 3D can be equipped with NaviLink(TM) 3D, an interface for direct 3D navigation.
This significant release includes strong features such as multiple radiosity (global illumination) tools, integrated interactive soft-and hard-body dynamics, new character animation enhancements, direct 3D mesh caching, floating license options, subscription support programs, and other product and workflow benefits.