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VIEW-UP VECTOR [1 record]

Record 1 1990-10-05


Subject field(s)
  • Computer Graphics

A vector defined in world coordinate space. The view reference coordinate system V coordinate axis is defined as an orthogonal projection of the view up vector onto the plane through the view reference point and perpendicular to the view plane normal.


Vectors which are parallel to the view-up vector in world coordinate space will appear vertical in the final image.


  • Infographie


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