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22 May 2024 01:12:26 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Converting image pixels into POV-Ray *anything* mosaic  
From: Paolo Gibellini
Date: 10 Feb 2024 15:45:39
Message: <65c7e073$1@news.povray.org>
28/01/2024 22:45, Ilya Razmanov wrote:
> If you take a look at these programs output, you'll see "thingie" 
> declared. That's the basic object, mosaic element. Later it gets color 
> and finish added, is scaled, rotated and moved where necessary, but the 
> same object is used for all mosaic. Therefore, you may replace it with 
> another object once, and it will be replaced throughout the whole scene 
> (just take care about it's size. For spheres and boxes it's 1*1*1, for 
> others described in the file), using the same symmetry as original. 
> About the only thing I don't recommend - using too complex objects. 
> Surely, you can edit POV file produced by my program to add .inc with 
> very complex object, and it will work (I've tried with spline 
> figurines), but very slowly.
> 
> Ilyich the Toad

At the moment is difficult for me to spare some time to code, but I will 
surely get a look.
A nice work!

Paolo


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