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Old 09-14-2011, 07:32 PM   #1
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What is this graphics effect called?


Hi. I noticed that when I draw lines from some point of origin, to all the edges of the screen, it creates this diamond-like pattern effect. (See attached PNG.) I understand why this phenomenon happens, but I am curious to know if there is a name for it.
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Old 09-14-2011, 07:43 PM   #2
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It's called a Moiré pattern, caused by the interaction between the scan and the drawn line.
 
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