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26 Sep 2021 13:11:08 EDT (-0400)
  Re: PIGMENT documentation-- a minor clarification  
From: Jim Holsenback
Date: 12 Nov 2017 20:40:26
Message: <5a08f80a$1@news.povray.org>
On 11/12/2017 2:41 PM, Kenneth wrote:
> I have a small nit-pick about the in-built documentation at "2.3.5.1 Pigments"
> within the first paragraph. (It's also in the online wiki, in "Tutorial Section
> 3.3", under "Advanced Texture Options / Pigments"...

that's because they are one in the same ...

> 
>
http://wiki.povray.org/content/Documentation:Tutorial_Section_3.3#Gamma_in_Legacy_Scenes

huh?!?

> 
> Both places say this:
> "Pigments can also be layered one on top of the next so long as the uppermost
> layers are at least partially transparent so the ones beneath can show through."

only in one place on that page ...

> I would suggest a simple addition to the end of the documentation's sentence,
> maybe in parentheses: "See "Using Transparent Pigments and Layered Textures"
> below."  That should remove any mystery.

http://wiki.povray.org/content/Documentation:Tutorial_Section_3.3#Pigments


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