An Interactive Introduction to OpenGL Programming by Dave Shreiner, Ed Angel, Vicki Shreiner

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37 An Interactive Introduction to OpenGL Programming 3D Transformations A vertex is transformed by 4 x 4 matrices • all affine operations are matrix multiplications • all matrices are stored column-major in OpenGL • matrices are always post-multiplied v • product of matrix and vector is M v M= m0  m  1 m2   m3 m4 m8 m12  m5 m6 m9 m10 m13   m14  m7 m11 m15   38 Perspective projection and translation require 4th row and column, or operations would require addition, as well as multiplication.

The command-manipulation menu allows you to change the order of the glTranslatef() and glRotatef() commands. Later, we will see the effect of changing the order of modeling commands. 48 An Interactive Introduction to OpenGL Programming Connection: Viewing and Modeling Moving camera is equivalent to moving every object in the world towards a stationary camera Viewing transformations are equivalent to several modeling transformations gluLookAt() has its own command can make your own polar view or pilot view 49 Instead of gluLookAt(, one can use the following combinations of glTranslate() and glRotate() to achieve a viewing transformation.

The RIGHT mouse button controls different menus. The screen-space view menu allows you to choose different models. The command-manipulation menu allows you to change the order of the glTranslatef() and glRotatef() commands. Later, we will see the effect of changing the order of modeling commands. 48 An Interactive Introduction to OpenGL Programming Connection: Viewing and Modeling Moving camera is equivalent to moving every object in the world towards a stationary camera Viewing transformations are equivalent to several modeling transformations gluLookAt() has its own command can make your own polar view or pilot view 49 Instead of gluLookAt(, one can use the following combinations of glTranslate() and glRotate() to achieve a viewing transformation.

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