Coordinate Systems



Coordinate sytems are the measured frames of reference within which geometry is defined, manipulated and viewed.


1-D Coordinate Systems






2-D Coordinate Systems





3-D Coordinate Systems


Left-handed versus Right-handed



Y-up versus Z-up


Global and Local Coordinate Systems




Mulitple Frames of Reference in a 3-D Scene





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This file was last modified on Sept. 5, 2000.