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didobruno
09-04-2012, 11:36 AM
Hello people
I'm Brazilian and i want to learn OpenGL
i started with a tutorial in youtube, but i saw that opengl is in version 4.2
where do i find a material to study?

i'm sorry by my english

Thank you very much

cireneikual
09-04-2012, 12:30 PM
http://www.arcsynthesis.org/gltut/

Great site!

dorbie
09-04-2012, 02:49 PM
I see nopper has some modern examples.

http://nopper.tv/opengl.html

Be careful jumping in at the deep end though. The fixed function pipeline can be a real aid to learning concepts for the beginner even if you move to shaders later and nehe has exhaustive tutorials with a lot of explanatory and descriptive text:

http://nehe.gamedev.net/

mhagain
09-04-2012, 02:51 PM
If using NeHe be certain to keep this link handy: http://www.opengl.org/wiki/Common_Mistakes

Lazy Foo'
09-04-2012, 09:54 PM
http://www.arcsynthesis.org/gltut/

Great site!

I second this.

If you find this tutorial difficult, I designed my OpenGL tutorial (http://lazyfoo.net/tutorials/OpenGL/index.php) as a stepping stone to the arc synthesis tutorial. It uses fixed function pipeline to make things easier in the beginning then moves on to modern OpenGL in the end.