Types of Shading¶
Comparison of default, flat shading vs. smooth shading.
# sphinx_gallery_thumbnail_number = 2 import pyvista pyvista.set_plot_theme("document")
PyVista supports two types of shading, flat and smooth shading that uses VTK’s Phong shading algorithm.
This is a plot with the default flat shading:
sphere = pyvista.Sphere() sphere.plot(color="w")
Here’s the same sphere with smooth shading:
Total running time of the script: ( 0 minutes 0.153 seconds)