For decades, 3D computer graphics researchers and developers have used this cute model of a teapot. It's a classic! The back story is that Martin Newell, the famous computer graphics pioneer and researcher, needed a model for his work, and his wife suggested that he model their teapot at home. The original is now on display at the Boston Computer Museum. We have included an OBJ version of this classic model with the downloadable files for this book.
Of course, you can choose your own OBJ file, but if you want to use the teapot, locate the
teapot.obj file, and copy it to the
res/raw folder (create the folder if necessary).
Now load the model and try it. In
MainActivity, add a variable at the top of the
MainActivity class to hold ...