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How to create clouds as background in matlab?

  1. Apr 9, 2012 #1
    hi everyone, i started using matlab about 3 months ago and am just aware of the basic computing i.e. for loops , while loops, if conditions. i have been given a game as a project. i was thinking of drawing its graphics first. i wanted to draw moving clouds in the background. i do not know any function to draw this nor could i think of any way to somehow create my own function. kindly help me in doing that. regards, khurram
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  3. Apr 9, 2012 #2


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    Clouds are usually procedurally generated by filling the screen with perlin noise, doing a guassian blur and then clipping the low-end colors to be transparent. To make them move you can just scroll the image.

    Google 'procedurally generated clouds', you'll find lots of techniques.
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