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19 Jun 2021 21:57:17 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Granite_21 macro - beta #1.5  
From: Dave Blandston
Date: 31 May 2021 05:50:00
Message: <web.60b4b03c388d0b7a79416a1f607c1b34@news.povray.org>
Thomas de Groot <tho### [at] degrootorg> wrote:
> Interesting you say that and thanks for this info. When I searched
> them that were not operational any more (the majority, but over a long
> time period of a century or so). Looking also at the geological maps,
> depletion is very probable for many of them indeed. The mentioned
> granite is a very local occurrence I guess, only available around

The topic arose because I was asking about availability of "Verde Oceano." It
may not be a true granite but it's amazingly beautiful - lots of iridescence. It
looks like an underwater scene complete with brightly colored tropical fish.
Photos are totally insufficient. Adding that to your granite project would be
quite a task (maybe for the next granite update sometime around 2050), but lots
of granites do have iridescence - or at least stones that are being sold as
granite whatever they might actually be...

Kind regards,
Dave Blandston
Suggested motto: "With POV-Ray anything is possible, but nothing is easy"

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