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Shiny Water?

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Anyone know how to make water like shiny or metalic? I got it moving good and everything and i dont mean reflection. Just to make it look like water you know. Anyone help? Come on i know their''s people here that know, your out there!

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glMaterialf(GL_FRONT_AND_BACK, GL_SHININESS, 10.0f);
er, it''s something like that. If your water is transparent it may be cool to have front and back, so you can see the back of a wave shining as well, otherwise just GL_FRONT.

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remember when u use lighting u will need to tesselate the water finely, ie one large quad wont cut it

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