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Draw text on a circle in C#

This example uses some of the techniques described in the post Measure character positions when drawing long strings in C# to draw text on a circle. The previous post explains how to determine where the characters in a string will … Continue reading

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Animate a point on a polar coordinate curve in C#

The example Graph a curve in polar coordinates in C# explained how to draw the flower-like curve on the right. Once you know how to draw such a curve, it’s not too hard to animate points moving along it. The … Continue reading

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Combine images in rows and columns in C#

I just finished my latest book WPF 3d, Three-Dimensional Graphics with WPF and C# and I wanted to combine images showing samples from the book into a single image. You can use a program such as MS Paint to do … Continue reading

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Book Sample Pictures: WPF 3d

This page shows thumbnail images for my book WPF 3D, Three-Dimensional Graphics with WPF and C#. Click on a picture to see a full-sized version. [ Overview – Table of Contents – Questions and Discussion – Errata – Sample Pictures … Continue reading

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Book Errata Page: WPF 3d

This is the errata page for my book WPF 3D, Three-Dimensional Graphics with WPF and C#. If you find mistakes, please post them here in the “Leave a Reply” box at the bottom of the page. I will moderate them … Continue reading

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Book Discussion Page: WPF 3d

This is a discussion page for my book WPF 3D, Three-Dimensional Graphics with WPF and C#. Please post questions, thoughts, and suggestions here in the “Leave a Reply” box at the bottom of the page. I will moderate posts and … Continue reading

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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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Graph a curve in polar coordinates in C#

In Cartesian coordinates, a point is specified by X and Y values. In polar coordinates, a point is specified by r and θ where: r is the point’s radial distance from the origin θ is the angle that gives the … Continue reading

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Justify paragraphs in C#

This example adds the ability to justify paragraphs to the example The example Align text by lines in C#. This is a bit more complicated than aligning text on the left, right, or center. (I don’t know why Microsoft didn’t … Continue reading

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Align text by lines in C#

The example Draw paragraphs one line at a time in C# shows how to draw the lines of a paragraph one at a time. Once you can do that, it’s a simple matter to align text one line at a … Continue reading

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