[Interest] QML 3D animations using png files

Till Oliver Knoll till.oliver.knoll at gmail.com
Wed Sep 5 10:12:24 CEST 2012

2012/9/5 Ramakanthreddy_Kesireddy <Ramakanthreddy_Kesireddy at mahindrasatyam.com>:
> ...
> I have png files with no textures.

That's too bad! But on the other hand: no problem at all!

PNG is an "image format", not a "3D format"! So PNG *cannot* have a "texture".

Get a good book about file formats, 3D programming, read the Qt
documenation - educate yourself about the following topics (in any

- 3D file formats
- Texture formats
- File formats
- Affine transformations
- Algebra in general can be helpful as well
- 3D modelling with textures
- Learn a 3D modelling application of your choice (Blender, ...)
- ...

Start here:


Then here:


Continue here:


You might be interested here:


The grab a good book of your choice about 3D programming in general
and fill your gaps.

Cheers, Oliver

p.s. Or maybe... wait... there was one guy here on the list having
great knowledge about "T-Shirt colour rendering with
hardware-accelerated OpenGL" - maybe you should ask that guy about
"PNG files with textures"... ;) (Sorry, couldn't resist!)

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