Jump to content

View more

Image of the Day

雑魚は多めにして、爽快感重視にしつつ・・・(´・ω・`)
早いとこ、ベースを作って、完成にもっていかないとね。
タイトルもまだ迷ってるだよなぁ。 
#indiedev  #indiegame #screenshotsaturday https://t.co/IwVbswGrhe
IOTD | Top Screenshots

The latest, straight to your Inbox.

Subscribe to GameDev.net Direct to receive the latest updates and exclusive content.


Sign up now

Using D3DXMatrixLookAtLH for billboarding

4: Adsense

Old topic!

Guest, the last post of this topic is over 60 days old and at this point you may not reply in this topic. If you wish to continue this conversation start a new topic.


  • You cannot reply to this topic
1 reply to this topic

#1 george7378   Members   

1419
Like
0Likes
Like

Posted 06 April 2013 - 01:21 PM

Is it possible to create a look-at matrix to force an object to always face the camera? At the moment I'm having to rotate my billboard plane in 3 dimensions using dot products and matrices to find angles, etc... but it would be nicer if I could use a matrix like this to do it for me. Is it possible? Thanks!



#2 belfegor   Members   

2833
Like
0Likes
Like

Posted 06 April 2013 - 02:04 PM

Just use inverse of view matrix and alter position of a billboard

D3DXMatrixInverse(&billboardWorldMat, NULL, &camViewMat);
billboardWorldMat._41 = myBillboardX;
billboardWorldMat._42 = myBillboardY;
billboardWorldMat._43 = myBillboardZ;
 





Old topic!

Guest, the last post of this topic is over 60 days old and at this point you may not reply in this topic. If you wish to continue this conversation start a new topic.