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3D in matplotlib

One of the frustrating things about matplotlib is its lack of 3D plotting. If matplotlib were a mediocre library it wouldn' hurt. But it is a GREAT library and produces really good looking plots. So the lack of 3D plotting sometimes makes me want to go out and strangle somebody. There has however always been a furtive 3D plotting feature in matplotlib, and apparently, its being worked on some more. Yeehah! No more futzing with pyVtk.

Important links:
  1. Docs for 3D features
  2. Installing the svn code (that has all this goodness)

Comments

  1. badly written post..
    there is 3d support in matplotlib from 1.0, and there has been on svn for quite a while.

    mplot3d is now better integrated.

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  2. Indeed, welcome progress in 3D plotting support in matplotlib has been made in the past year and a half since this post was written.

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