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From: stbenge
Subject: NestProx: A New Proximity Pattern
Date: 29 Nov 2011 20:53:05
Message: <4ed58c81@news.povray.org>

I've found a faster way to render unbounded proximity patterns, and it 
doesn't use averaged patterns (not /precisely/ anyway); it uses nested 
pigment_maps. There is only a slight decrease in quality over other 
methods, and it still allows super-fine details to be brought out. Like 
other fine proximity patterns, curved surfaces don't fare as well as 
flat ones. The benefits outweigh the alternatives, IMHO.

May it be useful!


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