[vtkusers] How to paint(colorwash) the surface of an object(vtkPolyData) using values from a vtkImageData
bill.lorensen at gmail.com
Thu Feb 28 16:16:19 EST 2008
I see. You want to apply a "texture." This is much more complex. You
will need to compute texture coordinates. If your model maps to a
cylinder, plane or sphere, this is easy. For an arbitrary surface,
this is much more difficult.
On Thu, Feb 28, 2008 at 4:03 PM, Hai Pham <hdp203 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Thank you for your response.
> When I use vtkProbeFilter with vtkPolyData as input and vtkImageData as source, it seems like the filter only calculate scalar values at the vertices of each triangle in the input vtkPolyData.
> What I want is to have it automatically interpolate from vtkImageData object (NOT from triangle vertices) to determine the value of pixels inside the triangles (just like what vtkImagePlaneWidget does)
> What am I missing here?
> Thanks, hdp.
> ----- Original Message ----
> From: Bill Lorensen <bill.lorensen at gmail.com>
> To: hdp203 <hdp203 at yahoo.com>
> Cc: vtkusers at vtk.org
> Sent: Thursday, February 28, 2008 3:02:59 PM
> Subject: Re: [vtkusers] How to paint(colorwash) the surface of an object(vtkPolyData) using values from a vtkImageData
> You can use vtkProbeFilter to assign scalars to points. Specify the
> image data as the source.
> On Thu, Feb 28, 2008 at 2:36 PM, hdp203 <hdp203 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I have a vtkPolyData object and a vtkImageData object.
> > The vtkPolyData object contains a set of triangles (polys) to makeup a
> > surface of an object in 3D.
> > The vtkImageData object (in the same coordinate system as vtkPolyData
> > object) contains a 3D array of floats.
> > I want to paint(color wash) the surface of vtkPolyData object using the
> > floating point values from the 3D array.
> > Is it doable in vtk?
> > Can someone please tell me which filter(s) to use to accomplish this?
> > Thank you,
> > hdp.
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