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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0 export for real-time 3D object display in Flash; clone and array tools for easy multi-object editing and scene development; bump map material support and texture mapping; background tracing images and multi-path support within Extrusion and Lathe Editors; as well as advanced lighting with soft shadow rendering and improved viewport camera controls.
With its sophisticated title animations, including type-on-text, text on a path, jitter and randomization as well as the ability to create 3D text with bump maps and reflections, Boris Graffiti enables anyone to add Hollywood flare to their video productions.