Questions on the construction of 2D and 3D graphics through the direct use of primitives, directives, and functions. Include the graphics3d tag for questions specifically on 3D graphics. This tag is not to be used for basic questions on visualizing functions and lists using the various flavors of ...

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Poor quality Rasterize output when Background -> None

I am attempting to generate partially transparent images for PNG Export, but seem to run to the following issue. If I Rasterize ...
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WaveletScalogram in polar coordinates

For given dataset data = Re[Zeta[1/2 + I Range[0, 100, 0.01]]]; It is nice that Mathematica can plot data in both Cartesian and Polar coordinates. ...
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Strange response with dynamic texture and MousePosition

I built a cubic, then use MousePosition together with GUIScreenShot to take a floating region with fixed size (200*200) on the ...
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How to disable differential styles/markers/etc. for multiple entities?

For functions that can produce multiple "style-able" entities, Mathematica by default will give each such entity a different style. Similar conventions apply to other features, either by default, or ...
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Chart illustrating options that affect Graphics/Graphics3D objects

In Mathematica there is a seemingly never-ending list of parameters that affect the appearance of Graphics and Graphics3D ...
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Text with specified FontSize looks smaller than expected

The simplest way to see what the post's title is trying to convey is to evaluate: ...
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How to get and set default font parameters for Plot, ListPlot, LogPlot, etc.?

How can I find the default font parameters (family, size, etc.) for the text that appears in Graphics produced by Plot, ...
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How to determine numeric equivalent of Tiny, Small, etc. image sizes for Graphics?

Is there a way to find the numeric equivalents of Tiny, Small, Medium, and ...
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Filling using colors rendered corresponding to the difference between two curves

Suppose there are two curves f1[x] and f2[x], and we want to fill the area between them using colors corresponding to the vaule of f2[x]-f1[x], so that any filling line segemts with the same length ...
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How to keep front and back colors of Polygon in Graphics3D same all the time [duplicate]

I want the same face color for a 3D Polygon when viewed from front or back or from any angle. i.e. I want the color not changed under any conditions. Front and ...
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Make a Venn Diagram [duplicate]

How might I generate a Venn Diagram from the following data? {{1,2,3},{1,2},{1,3}} A valid form might look like the following. Eventually this might become a ...
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1answer
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CMYK colour using Drawing Tools

I'd like to use the Drawing Tools palette to draw objects in CMYK colour. The only way I seem able to change the colours of these objects is to use the window shown below. Edit Is there a way to ...
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1answer
277 views

Cropping a Voronoi diagram

Someone know how can I get the correct crop of this Voronoi image using RegionFunction? As you can see, there is a lot of undesired white regions inside the left ...
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How to annotate a Grid?

I have the following grid, which is a partial table for the linear function f[x]: ...
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How can I draw a grid behind graphics without using Plot?

I want to a show simple vector summation but I don't know how to draw a grid behind the vectors. I am pretty sure I can do it with Mathematica but how? It should look like this:
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Plot basins of attraction using separatrices for particular pendulum

How can I plot the stable and unstable separatrices to make a graphic of the basins of attraction of this differential equation? ...
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2answers
174 views

Exporting graphics without X server

I have a Mathematica installation on a Linux server that is intended to be used for batch processing. Some of the things that will be processed will include rendering of graphics. However, if I use ...
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Creating partly filled disks based on percentage

I'm trying to create a function that returns a partly filled Disk, based on a percentage. So inputting 1 would give a fully ...
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1answer
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How to compute the Multifractal Spectrum of a Financial Series with WTMM

I would like to know if someone knows how to compute the Multifractal Spectrum of a Financial Time Series (Currency) througth the Wavelet Transformation Modulus Maxima (WTMM). I would highly ...
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1answer
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Button ImageSize x-dimension ignored

How can a small square button be created with ImageSize -> {20,20}? The x-dimension won't go below about 70. (Using version 9.0.1 on OS X.) ...
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1answer
492 views

Reassign Functions for Graphic Representation [closed]

How might I construct a function of the form Rep[defs,code], graphic[code] and display[code] ...
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3answers
337 views

Identifying when two graphic objects overlap

I'm designing a small demonstration that helps to visualize the reason behind shaping an electrode that is used to probe a surface: ...
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ListPlot under conditions Part II

I have a data file containing several columns and thousands lines of data. Below I present a small portion of it, in order to express my issue: ...
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How to show multiple images with a for loop

I wrote a simple application(I put the code in the end) to detect the parallel line pairs in the following picture: It returned three pairs of parallel line: ...
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1answer
151 views

Find size of vertex image relative to the graph coordinate system

I am trying to define a graph using my own VertexShapeFunction with an ActionMenu button being the vertex and a custom ...
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Method Shrinkwrap Messes up editting Graphics

If you try resizing or moving the Inset in the following interface, the Graphics becomes incredibly jerky and borderline ...
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How to properly project a Graphics object consisting of line primitives

My problem starts from attempts at depicting overlapping lines of different thickness, i.e. ...
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1answer
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ContourPlot Legend with colorbar for arbitrary contour values

I have a ContourPlot in which I have specified the contour-values myself as Contours->{0.01, 0.05, 0.1, 0.2, 0.3}. I would like to get the corresponding contour-values to be shown in the color-bar in ...
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How can this type of optical illusion be created in Mathematica?

I see these around the web and would like to make them in Mathematica. Combining them in an array is actually quite mesmerizing!
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Mathematica 8: ContourPlot finding out max and min function values [duplicate]

I have a ContourPlot where I have let Mathematica draw the contours automatically. I would like to extract the zmax and zmin contour values that have been determined internally so that I can pass them ...
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1answer
196 views

A problem on generating convex hull

For example, I typed the following: ...
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2answers
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Moving a locator based on the movement of another

My problem is: I want two Locators to simulate a vector in the following sense: The first Locator is the base and the second ...
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1answer
277 views

Legends for multiple curves

Dear users I am a new member here and I would like to ask a question about PlotLegends. I have multiple curves and want to make their legends bit more visible. ...
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1answer
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Change the behaviour of a LocatorPane

Normally, LocatorPane detects any single click as in the following example: ...
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2answers
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How to add a graphics frame to an image without resampling

Using Inset to place an image inside a Graphics expression with Frame -> True provides a ...
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1answer
282 views

How Do I Plot Histograms and Binomial Distributions Side by Side?

Here is the code I thought might yield up two histograms and two binomial distributions plotted side by side: ...
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1answer
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Drawing Zonotopes from Adjacency Matrix

This is crossposted in cs.stackexchange.com, but I have been trying to use Mathematica do this and figured it might be more appropriate to ask here. Define a "simple zonotope" to be a regular ...
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How Do I Plot A Binomial to the Right of the Origin?

I'm having a seven element binomial distribution: BinomialDistribution[7, 0.5], x],{x, 0, 8}] I would like to locate to any arbitrary point on the X axis. Mathematica will let me have eight columns on ...
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2answers
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InputField as part of a Graphics

I am building a model for which the user can enter parameter values. I would like to create a "graphical layout" of the model in which I display several InputField-s to enter the numerical parameters, ...
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1answer
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How can I build a GraphicsGrid of fixed size that rearranges the empty plots?

OK, let's make one final attempt; they say the third time is the lucky one! Following @rm-rf 's suggestions, I will try to be as clear as I can. My Mathematica code reads and plots simultaneously ...
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How can I build a GraphicsGrid of arbitrary size?

This is actually a very simple scenario, in order to make simpler this question Part I. Consider the following piece of Mathematica code ...
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Color Blend in BezierCurve

How can I color a BezierCurve from Red into Green just as ...
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Style changes between controls and graphics

In the following Manipulate, the style (font?) of the a changes between when it is a control label and when it is a label in the graphics. Is there a way to make ...
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How do I save the last graphical output of Animate so as to make it the background for the next Animate?

I am making an instructional program in which a random number appears and moves across and down into the appropriate bin, landing on top of the existing stack. Then another number appears, repeating ...
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How to create an interactive map of the 50 states showing certain data in tool tips boxes for health care policy development?

To create a means of displaying information about the distribution of primary care providers, the population density and the average yearly Medicare expenditure per enrollee for each state, I would ...
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1answer
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Plotting a 2D shape along a 3D parametric function curve

Say I have a 3D curve that is parametrically defined. How would I be able to plot shapes like figure 8s whose centers are aligned along the 3D curve? Say the curve was: ...
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How to color a contour plot over a subset of colors displayed in the bar legend

This seems real easy but I can't find the answer. I have a few contour plots that I am combining and want to use only one bar legend that captures all the values. Given that I know the range of ...
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Strange behaviour when line-wrapping text in a Pane

I noticed some strange behaviour of Pane. In the result from the following code, the line wrapping is not consistent: why do the first and last line contain four ...