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    How to build a terrain in OpenGL?

    Can anyone recommend any good basic tutorials on how to build terrains in opengl?

    Much appreciated

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    Re: How to build a terrain in OpenGL?

    lol..

    I meant fractal generation using perlin noise

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    Re: How to build a terrain in OpenGL?

    The idea is to create a 2D grid and lift up each point according the the intensity of the noise function.
    Then you can generate a 3D surface and display it with Opengl.

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