Re: from a 2d-figure to an interactive 3d model? is it possible with mathematica?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg126281] Re: from a 2d-figure to an interactive 3d model? is it possible with mathematica?*From*: Bob Hanlon <hanlonr357 at gmail.com>*Date*: Sat, 28 Apr 2012 05:28:56 -0400 (EDT)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com

Start simple and add one thing at a time evaluating the results at each step. Refer to the online documentation often until you are much more experienced--I still use the documentation often. Bob Hanlon On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 6:50 AM, luke wallace <lukewallace1990 at gmail.com> wrote: > Holy cow. I can't believe that is even possible from just typing code. > It looks like an alien language to me how can I ever hope to know what > I'm doing and write that stuff myself? Are you using some kind of > graphical interface to arrive at that code or something, or are you > just doing math stuff all day? > > But please tell me where I can learn to do what you just did, and is > it possible to make the 2D interactive object you guys just made into > a 3D one to also express volume not just area? I mean I know it's > possible theoretically but is it too advanced for an average human > mind to write down in code? > > How long did it take you to write that code because to a newbie like > me it looks like it'd take two weeks (it was the first thing I used > mathematica for, took me forever to realize shift+enter makes it > compute then I jumped out of my seat) > -- Bob Hanlon