Thinking About Planets and LOD

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Thinking About Planets and LOD

Post by BadElvis » Wed Oct 15, 2008 7:37 am

Here I have collected some links, that might be helpful when implementing Planets in Orxonox. I hope, it will be helpful for your work, Marian.
This thread on the Ogre forums shows how atmosphere can be implemented with billboards. ... index.html
This Gimp plugin could be used to create textures for planets that look like a cylindrical projection of the planet. ... 2b3ad4af36
This function should be able to set the size of the skybox. However, I didn't manage to make it work.
This page in the Ogre manual describes how material levels of detail can be implemented. ... 819d6fb64c
This page in the API describes how to implement mesh levels of detail.

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