POV-Ray : The Power of Ray Tracing

By: Deepu Balan on 01/3/10 1:14 AM 14 Comments »
Have a look at the below photograph of a busy city, Just click on it and open the larger version and see the details. Would you believe me if I tell you that it’s an artificial graphic created with the help of a computer program, by applying millions and even billions of complex mathematical calculations? Believe me it’s pure mathematics which rules over creativity and in-born talents like ability to paint, draw or sculpt. This wonderful mathematical model is called Ray-Tracing. [ad#ad-3] What is Ray-Tracing? Ray-tracing is a method of creating visual art in which a description of an object […] Continue Reading...