Archive | June 2014

Procedural Rock Piles into Contact

This is a video of the pipeline of using the command line tool that was developed, called ‘Mesh Rockture’, and also showing some basic  scenes at the end.

This is another programming project that we had. We were to choose any CGI technique and implement it. I chose a publication from 2009 Pacific Graphics Conference Proceedings called, “Procedural Generation of Rock Piles using Aperiodic Tiling”, by Peytavie, A., Galin, E., Merillou, S. and Grosjean, J. I found the idea of generating piles of rocks into contact in any shape, quite interesting. Their output was also quite impressive, it can be seen here. Read More…