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Mastering openFrameworks: Creative Coding Demystified by Denis Perevalov

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Additional topics

In this chapter, we have considered some of the basic topics of 2D drawing. For reading further on openFrameworks 2D capabilities, we suggest the following topics:

  • Drawing text using the function ofDrawBitmapString() or the class ofTrueTypeFont. See the openFrameworks example examples/graphics/fontShapesExample.
  • Drawing filled shapes using the functions ofBeginShape(), ofVertex(), and ofEndShape(). See the openFrameworks example examples/graphics/polygonExample.
  • Creating PDF files with openFrameworks drawings. Such files will contain vector graphics suitable for high-quality printing purposes. See the openFrameworks example examples/graphics/pdfExample.

For deeper exploration of the world of 2D graphics, we suggest the following ...

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