Re: Superposition of 3D plots?
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- From: "Allan Hayes" <hay at haystack.demon.co.uk>
- Date: Fri, 25 Feb 2000 21:13:21 -0500 (EST)
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Karl, You can convert your bump to a wire frame version with the function WireFrame from the package Graphics`Shapes` . Allan --------------------- Allan Hayes Mathematica Training and Consulting Leicester UK www.haystack.demon.co.uk hay at haystack.demon.co.uk Voice: +44 (0)116 271 4198 Fax: +44 (0)870 164 0565 <misselt at dirty.phys.lsu.edu> wrote in message news:892p2p$pie at smc.vnet.net... > Hi - I have a question regarding the superposition of two > 3d objects in Mathematica. The basic picture is of a bump > rotating on a sphere. By generating a bump at different > positions on the sphere and concatenating the images, I > can make a movie of the bump rotating. However, what I > really need is a stationary (non-rotating) sphere with > a bump rotating on top of it. I've tried generating the > sphere and bump separately and superposing them, but the > bump graphic 'erases' the sphere. What I need is to be > able to 'see through' the polygons that generate the bump > graphic to the stationary sphere in the center. Is there > a way to superpose two graphics like this? I apologize > if this is unclear, but I'm not a mathematica user myself; > I'm asking this for someone who doesn't have access to the > group. > Best Regards, > -Karl >