Looney Labs Icehouse Mailing list Archive

Re: [Icehouse] Idea for Wiki Art

  • From"Timothy Hunt" <games@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • DateThu, 8 Nov 2007 11:52:41 -0600
> So assuming that the transparent background is possible, POVray (merely)
> serves as a drawing tool which requires code to manipulate. Hmmm... I've
> already got primitives in GIMP; I'm disinclined to learn a coding
> language, code each piece orientation, and save to a local file; just to
> get to the same place I can get with GIMP layers and some fast paint
> bucket tool work.

There are macros that have standard orientations of pieces, and some
standard camera angles.  I don't remember the details, it's a while
since I did Zendo online, but it's really not as onerous as you appear
to be suggesting, and the results would be orders of magnitude better.