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Thread: Right /left hand coordinate?

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    Right /left hand coordinate?

    Are Coordinates in OpengGL right hand or left hand?
    Has relation to the postive direction of rotation.

    [This message has been edited by sideleft (edited 11-17-2002).]

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    Senior Member OpenGL Guru
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    Re: Right /left hand coordinate?

    I think it is right hand rule....

    the - z is pointer into the screen, +z is point away from the screen.
    the -x is to the left of the screen and the + x is to the right.

    the -y is to the bottom and the + y the top.

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