Convex Screen Shots

These pictures were made before mip-mapping, depth attenuation, and surface waves were implemented.


The Pool

 
The pictures above demonstrate on-the-fly CSG.
Starting with the scene on the left, the cylindrical tunnel was simply rotated to obtain the scene on the right.
 
 
 
 
Moving a brick column into the water to demonstrate refraction -- from above, the column appears to bend at the water's surface (left).
From below the surface we see both refraction and total internal reflection (right).
 
 

Spheregatory

 
 
This surreal world contains a conical light source, which the user may "carry" like a flashlight.
 
 
 

Hall of Mirrors

This indulgent scene was created to show off what ray-tracers do best!
 

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