C++ Recipes pp 399-450 | Cite as

Chapter 14: 3D Graphics Programming

  • Bruce Sutherland


C++ is the programming language of choice for developers of high-performance applications. This often includes applications that are required to display 3D graphics to a user. 3D graphics are common in medical applications, design applications, and video games. All of these types of applications demand responsiveness as a key usability feature. This makes the C++ language a perfect choice for this type of program, because programmers can target and optimize for specific hardware platforms.


Vertex Position Frame Buffer Geometry Class Setup Function Depth Buffer 
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  • Bruce Sutherland
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  1. 1.VictoriaAustralia

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