Tag Archives: 3D

WPF 3d: Table of Contents

This is a brief summary of the table of contents for my book WPF 3D, Three-Dimensional Graphics with WPF and C#. Contents Introduction Part I. Getting Started Chapter 1. XAML Example Chapter 2. C# Example Chapter 3. Coordinates Chapter 4. … Continue reading

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Make a 3D globe in WPF and C#

This example shows how you can draw a 3D globe. More generally it shows how you can make a three-dimensional textured sphere in WPF. The example Draw smooth spheres using WPF and C# shows how to make smooth colored spheres. … Continue reading

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Draw smoother cones using WPF and C#

The example Draw smooth cones using WPF and C# shows how to draw some fairly smooth cones in WPF and C#. This example shows how to make even smoother cones. In the picture on the right, the cone on the … Continue reading

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Draw smooth cones using WPF and C#

The example Draw cones using WPF and C# shows how to draw cones in WPF and C#. This example shows how to draw smooth cones. Or at least smoother cones. To make smooth cones, the program simply ensures that adjacent … Continue reading

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Draw cones using WPF and C#

This example shows how to draw cones in WPF and C#. The program uses a method very similar to the one used by the example Draw cylinders using WPF and C#. The picture on the right shows the approach used … Continue reading

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Draw a 3D heart using WPF and C#

The post Draw a parametric heart-shaped curve in C# shows how you can draw a 2D heart for Valentine’s Day. This example draws and rotates a 3D heart. The example is pretty complicated and contains a lot of tools that … Continue reading

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A quick note about the .NET Graphics book Kickstarter

Several people have told me, “I will definitely buy the book when it’s finished.” Unfortunately that’s not the way Kickstarter works. You need to sign up now to receive a copy of the book. If we reach the project goal, … Continue reading

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The graphics book Kickstarter Campaign is live!

This campaign is now live until January 31, 2016! Follow the link below to see the project description, explanatory video, and other details. .NET Graphics Programming Omnibus This book will cover a large number of topics in .NET graphics programming … Continue reading

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Easily draw platonic solids in WPF and C#

This example basically combines and rearranges the techniques used by previous three-dimensional examples to make them easier to use. Its methods let you build platonic solids, geodesic spheres, and stellate spheres relatively easily. One real change in this example is … Continue reading

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Study WPF 3D performance in C#

The example Make a stellate geodesic sphere with WPF and C# makes a pretty complicated shape so I was wondering about the performance provided by WPF 3D programs. This example makes a group of stellate spheres using WPF 3D. See … Continue reading

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