bump mapping

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bump mapping

In computer graphics, a technique for simulating rough textures by creating irregularities in shading.


Bump-mapped Object
A bump map has been applied to the teapot at the bottom. (Image courtesy of Intergraph Computer Systems.)
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PhotoButton - Users can now create one or dozens of buttons simultaneously, with custom editable shapes, user defined bevels, textured surfaces and bumpmaps.