POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.binaries.images : Alum : Re: Alum Server Time
26 Sep 2022 07:49:20 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Alum  
From: Paolo Gibellini
Date: 20 Sep 2021 15:25:06
Message: <6148e012@news.povray.org>
Il 20/09/2021 01:09, Samuel B. ha scritto:
 > Hi,
 >
 > Here's an alum crystal.
 >
 > The face data (including HKL, distance and colors [not used]) were 
copied from
 > KrystalShaper and converted to an array-ready format thanks to a 
couple of find
 > & replace operations in notepad++. Because the data works with the cubic
 > crystalline system, they were easily converted into plane normals and 
offsets.
 > The planes were then used in an intersection object. 50 faces total. No
 > light_sources are present in the scene; just reflections.
 >
 > (If anyone's wondering why I don't simply export POV-Ray files from
 > KrystalShaper, it's because in the future I intend to have more 
customization
 > options for certain faces.)
 >


This image is poetic, Sam!

Paolo


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