On June 11, 2005 06:07 pm, Oliver C. wrote:
> I agree with the terrain.
> But i think that airplanes need to be able to sink after they crash. :)
> So the best way would be to make the terrain and watersurfaces independent
> from each other.
> This would also have some positive side effects because it would allow us
> to animate waves of the sea and make the sea transparent, especially at the
> For this, it would also be a good idea to display the ground under the sea
> and merge the terrain with the ground under the sea instead of with the sea
> This would also allows us to include submarines, like someone above in this
> thread said.
> Best Regards,
> Oliver C.
I like that idea. It would be nice to fly along the coast of a tropical
island, look down and be able to see the white sand under the water... or
flying above a coral reef and see the corals on the sea floor. =)
Seperating land and water will also allow tidal effects to be modelled. As
for underwater exploration, I for one wouldn't mind taking the UFO down and
see some underwater landmarks such as the Titanic. hehe.
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