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How to convert a bitmap image to a 3D object

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I'm attempting to create a 3D object based only on bitmap images. Is there a tool or technique or anything that can help me accomplish this?

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Hi,

I just did something yesterday a bit similar that you are trying to do. To edit a 3D terrain I use a bitmap in grey level corresponding to the altitude.

But to do it for all kind of model just with one bitmap, seems to me impossible.

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Here is a method that requires a normal photo, and a flash photo

http://gizmodo.com/5042393/scientists-work-out-way-to-capture-3d-texture-info-in-a-flash

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