One of the first projects I worked on when I started working with Papervision3D 2.0 Alpha ‘Great White’ was new unique ways of displaying images. The first demo I developed was a rotating billboard effect. This effect simulates real life rotating billboards but enables the addition of as many images as desired. Instead of being limited to three images on the three sides of the prism, the program automatically swaps out the image that is facing away from the user with the next image.
Continue reading for a working demo and source code.
You can download this source code here
Note: This source code works with Papervision 2.0 Alpha – ‘Great White’ up until revision 638. There have been some big changes since this version including changes to Camera3D class. If anyone updates this source code to work with the newest version of ‘Great White’, please let me know and I can update the source code posted here.