3D Features Planned for Version 8

Pedro Duque Vieira pedro.duquevieira at gmail.com
Mon Oct 8 10:30:54 PDT 2012

Hi Joe,

Was not talking to you, I was talking to Kirill who said ImageView was a


On 10/8/2012 9:46 AM, Pedro Duque Vieira wrote:
> > ImageView is a Billboard node you're
> > saying that in 3D it is always oriented towards the camera? Shouldn't
> that
> > be a property of ImageView rather than a automatic behavior?
> I did not say that a imageview IS a billboard, and i also did not say
> that "in 3d" it is always oriented towards the camera.
> Remember, JavaFX Nodes can take 3D transforms right now. I do not think
> there is a notion of "3D or 2D" for an ImageView.
> The previous example code shows how an image view could behave (possibly
> if the transforms work like i think they do) LIKE a billboard.
> You could test this in 2.2 kind of, but you wouldn't be able to see the
> actual results i think. (since cameras don't move yet)

Pedro Duque Vieira

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