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Stepping Through The Stage3D Pipeline

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My article Stage3D Pipeline in a Nutshell is a conceptual journey through the phases of the 3D pipeline, but today I’m going to talk about the practical side. What code do you write if you want to transform points and vectors from one space to another? This article will show you how to do that.

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Stage3D Pipeline In A Nutshell

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Amazingly, everything you see in a Stage3D scene is one of two very basic elements: the solid background color and a triangle. Yes, realistic portrayals of human avatars, fantastical renderings of futuristic spaceships, and every special effect you’ve ever seen are nothing more than cleverly-processed triangles. Just how are they so cleverly processed to get these effects? Today’s article takes you through the journey these triangles take from lowly three-sided shapes to building blocks of immersive experiences.

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