Author Archives: xyten

About xyten

A noob trying to learn graphics

Adding multithreading in a raytracer

I’ve been working on to add multithreading in my raytracer. My simple whitted raytracer (no indirect lighting yet as of now) only had 1 main thread to do all the rendering workload, since the renders are taking awhile, I decided … Continue reading

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Finished introduction to shading

Finished introduction to shading on scratchpixel!

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Reflection and refraction!

Managed to get reflection and refraction working !

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xyt-rust-pong!

So I’ve been getting my feet wet in Rust for the first time and I’m suprised at how I’m enjoying rust as a programming language! Feel free to take a look at https://github.com/Xyten/rust-pong-xyt !    

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Update 11 – Undo and Redos

Xytengine now supports undos and redos! Next will be trying to find any memory leaks from the c++ side as well as the opengl side.

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Update 10 – Moving Objects!

I’ve implemented a basic object translation similiar to blender “Move” command. I’m thinking of moving onto adding more objects into my scene and make it look like a proper renderer. I will also add undo and redo commands after this.

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Update 9 – Linux!

I succesfully compiled and run Xytengine on Linux! Since I was unfamilliar with make and cmake it was hellishly hard I’ll do object highlights next while breaking downs the current code into classes    

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