Monthly Archives: January 2009

Geeks3D Daily News Round-up (2009.01.07)

Geeks3D Daily 3D News

LeadTek Winfast GeForce GTX 260 Extreme

“All 3D news you missed today in a single post!”



Today: FurMark 1.6.0, Lian Li PC-888, CES, cudaGLview, GeForce GTX 295, Catalyst 9.2, Haskell, DarkGDK.NET, 3D video gaming, PageRank.


Continue reading »

Geeks3D Daily News Round-up (2009.01.06)

Geeks3D Daily 3D News

Black Ball Optical Illusion
Black Ball Optical Illusion

“All 3D news you missed today in a single post!”



Today: Shapeways, Ardor3D, Platinum Arts Sandbox, GeForce GTX 285, Galaxy GeForce GTX 260 55nm, Sapphire Radeon HD 4870 Toxic, NVIDIA GT215, Edge Detection with Direct3D 10, Shadow Mapping and GLSL.


Continue reading »

[Tutorial] How To Load and Display an Image with DevIL and OpenGL

DevIL Image Library

DevIL song:
“la la la, a cross-platform image library utilizing a
simple syntax to load, save, convert, manipulate, filter and display
a variety of images with ease, la la la”

DevIL Tutorial


As I promised in this post here is a tutorial about DevIL. This tutorial shows one way to load an image file and use it as a texture in OpenGL. We’ll use DevIL 1.7.5.

Continue reading »