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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.
Editable material properties that include surface color and texture map, bump map, transparency map, and displacement map
Foam Map and Bump Map now have separate map slots so you can use any other map in combination.
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.
The patented process generates a true 3D texture map, including normals, colors, displacement and bump maps for any shape.
We have been especially impressed at Brazil's superior anti-aliasing, allowing us to avoid scintillation problems, such as with bump maps, which was critical on this particular project," said Bluff.
bum file format for bump maps and transparency maps are automatically inverted to match Maya's transparency functions.