View Full Version : texturing earths image on a sphere

04-07-2004, 04:17 AM
i am a student and doing my final b.e,project in isro.i need to texture the earths image on a sphere.how do i do it if u have any ideas please send it to my mail.also if u have code fragments please mail it to me.
thank you..

04-07-2004, 06:04 AM
Get a texture of the surface of the earth,
bind it,
and then call gluSphere. done deal.

look up quadrics at NeHe.

04-07-2004, 02:02 PM
you might also want to read up on cube mapping or sphere mapping