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3D Game Programming for Teens, Second Edition by Eric Grebler, Maneesh Sethi

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Creating Terrains with Effects

Another option for creating terrains is to use the built-in effects of PHOTO-PAINT. The following two textures are great to use for terrains, walls, or other objects.

Cobblestone

The Cobblestone effect in PHOTO-PAINT is the perfect way to emulate a desert floor. Here’s how you do it.

  1. Click the Background color drop-down arrow and select a color for your wall. For the rest of the settings, take a look at Figure 8.25 and make sure that your settings are the same. You want the Color mode to be 24-bit RGB, the Background color should be a light brown, the width and height need to be 256 pixels, and the resolution should be 72 dpi. You’ll probably have to change the units of measurement to pixels to be able to enter ...

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