Runtime Normal / Bump Maps in Unity3d

Continuing with runtime image manipulation I stumbled across some code on the Unity forums found here, all I had to add was a strength modifier to gain a little more control of the function. The function below “NormalMap” is written in c#, it takes 2 arguments and should be used as such:-

Returned Image(Texture 2d)= NormalMap(Source Image(Texture2D),Strength of Bump(Float));

By |January 24th, 2011|Unity 3D|4 Comments

Runtime Texture Scaling in Unity3d

If you are creating images or altering them in real-time you may need to resize them at some point, so armed with Unity3d’s new GetPixelBilinear(float,float) function we can do a reasonable job of scaling an image at runtime. The function below “ScaleTexture” is written in c#, it takes 3 arguments and should be used as such:-

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By |January 24th, 2011|Unity 3D|10 Comments

Unity3d Terrain/Water Procedural Mesh

procedural-screenshot1-300x149The script below creates a simple procedural grid based mesh with height data taken from a procedural perlin noise map, it is a simple combination of two of the scripts supplied in the Unity3d procedural examples found here. For the script to run you will also need a copy of the perlin.cs plugin script file also found in the Unity3d procedural examples and to place it in a folder named Plugins in your project assets directory.

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By |January 14th, 2011|Unity 3D|2 Comments