# Tag Archives: surface

## Draw a 3D surface from a set of data points with an altitude map using WPF and C#

This example uses C# and XAML to draw a 3D surface from a set of data points that’s overlaid with a shaded altitude map. The example Draw a 3D surface overlaid with a shaded altitude map using WPF and C# … Continue reading

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## Create a 3D surface really quickly with WPF, XAML, and C#

The example Draw a smooth 3D surface with WPF, XAML, and C# draws a smooth surface but take about 16 seconds on my computer. The example Create a 3D surface more quickly with WPF, XAML, and C# searches for duplicate … Continue reading

## Create a 3D surface more quickly with WPF, XAML, and C#

IMHO I think the example Draw a smooth 3D surface with WPF, XAML, and C# is pretty cool. Unfortunately it’s also a bit slow. It takes around 16 seconds to generate the three-dimensional scene. The program is generating 10,000 points … Continue reading

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## Draw a smooth 3D surface with WPF, XAML, and C#

My post Draw a 3D surface with WPF, XAML, and C# explains how to use WPF, XAML, and C# to draw a three-dimensional surface. The following list recaps the main steps. Place a Viewport3D object on a WPF program’s window. … Continue reading

## Draw a 3D surface with WPF, XAML, and C#

With the background provided by the post Understand three-dimensional drawing with WPF, XAML, and C#, you’re ready to use code to draw a 3D surface. Sorry this post is pretty long, but it demonstrates all of the techniques you need … Continue reading

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## Understand three-dimensional drawing with WPF, XAML, and C#

The previous examples I’ve posted that use XAML to draw three-dimensional objects are pretty cool, but they’re really basically toys. You can sit down and work out the coordinates needed to draw a cube or (with a bit of work) … Continue reading

## Draw a 3D surface overlaid with a shaded altitude map using WPF and C#

This example uses C# and XAML to draw a 3D surface overlaid with a shaded altitude map. The example Draw a 3D surface overlaid with a grid using WPF and C# explains how to overlay an image on a three-dimensional … Continue reading

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## Draw a 3D surface overlaid with a grid using WPF and C#

This example shows how to use C# code and XAML to draw a 3D surface overlaid with a grid. The example Apply textures to triangles using WPF and C# shows how to apply textures to triangles. This example simply uses … Continue reading

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