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Hiding objects in 3D space, by putting other objects in front of them.

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Related Dictionary Entries for Occlusion:

Alpha Translucency

Alpha Transparency

Ambient Occlusion

Ambient Occlusion Map

Declarative Graphics System

Depth Buffering

Depth Map

Depth Pass

Depth Perception

Dirt Map

Grunge Map

Hidden Surface Determination

Hider Algorithm

Occlusion Culling

Painter's Algorithm

Parallax Occlusion Mapping


Physically Based Rendering

Priority Fill

Scanline Rendering



Shadow Mapping

Visible Surface Determination





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A Closer Look At Parallax Occlusion Mapping
An in-depth Gamedev article, containing step by step coding advice for implementing parallax occlusion mapping to textures, such that the simulated heights can even self-occlude.


Industry News containing the Term Occlusion:

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(Press Release) LightWork Design, upplier of rendering solutions for developers of advanced 3D computer graphics software, today announced the release of the latest version of LightWorks.

LightWorks 7.9 focuses on introducing...

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A touch-sensitive gadget with the sensing panel on its back, instead of the screen, is being developed by US researchers. Using your fingers behind the device allows a firmer grip and more accurate performance without obscuring your view of...

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