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Hi I''m trying to rotate the "Panels" described in this article: http://www.gamedev.net/reference/articles/article1434.asp around their center using matrices but I can only get them to rotate around their upper left corner. I have tried some different methods to rotate them around their center with amusing result, shrinking and growing is quite common... Please help me, I''m sure it''s very easy! // [LANS]Vertex

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I have not read the article but you basically have two choices. (1) make sure all points are actually centered around the origin at time of creation. Or (b) create a translation matrix to move the points around the center, use your rotation matrix and finally rotate back. All of this can be done by creating on matrix => matDoWork = matTranslation * matRotation * -matTranslation.

Scott

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