How to Correctly View a Flatland Painting
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|A paper with Java illustrations: Given a two dimensional painting of a three dimensional object, you can use geometry to find the ideal viewing location--the position where the image appears most three dimensional. This site reviews that geometry (using Java Sketchpad applets) and solves the related problem: given a one dimensional painting of a two dimensional object, where is the ideal viewing location?|
|Resource Types:||Articles, Web Interactive/Java|
|Math Topics:||Higher-Dimensional Geometry, Euclidean Plane Geometry|
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