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This is a discussion on OpenGL within the Game Programming forums, part of the General Programming Boards category; Could anyone lead me to some good references/guides/books on OpenGL? Links or books are fine(even both). I'm looking to start ...

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    Could anyone lead me to some good references/guides/books on OpenGL? Links or books are fine(even both).

    I'm looking to start into OpenGL, want to do some cool graphics stuff. Basically, I don't know where to start.. i'm a C++ Programmer and know a bit of C, but im lost as to how I would start on OpenGL..could anyone help me on this?

    I appreciate it alot, thank you for your time.
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    Here are a lot of links for OpenGL and other libraries.
    Nehe has great tutorials on openGL.

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    i don't think these tutorials are quite as good as nehe's but they cover some areas he sorted skipped. i would consider looking them over once you get to around tutorial 15 of nehe's... which will probably be awhile (or at least was for me).

    http://www.gametutorials.com/Tutoria...OpenGL_Pg1.htm
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    Yes that'll be a while I think lol.

    Thank you for your assistance, it is greately appreciated
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    http://www.cprogramming.com/tutorial.html

    Scroll down to opengl. Theres some revisions and updates coming soon, but i can help with any problems you run into with them through my email.

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