<canvas id="canvas"></canvas>
html, body, canvas {
  display: block;
  width: 100%;
  height: 100%;
  margin: 0;
  position: fixed;
  background: black;
}
import * as THREE from "https://cdn.skypack.dev/[email protected]"
import { OrbitControls } from
"https://cdn.skypack.dev/[email protected]/examples/jsm/controls/OrbitControls"



console.clear()
// ------------------------ //
// Setup

const scene = new THREE.Scene()

const aspect = innerWidth / innerHeight
const camera = new THREE.OrthographicCamera(-1 * aspect, aspect, 1, -1, 1, 10)
camera.zoom = 0.5
camera.updateProjectionMatrix()
camera.position.z = -5

const renderer = new THREE.WebGLRenderer({ canvas })
renderer.setSize(innerWidth, innerHeight)
renderer.setPixelRatio(Math.min(devicePixelRatio, 2))

const orbit = new OrbitControls(camera, canvas)
orbit.enableDamping = true



// ------------------------ //
// Initial positions of points

const count = 256 ** 2
const position = new Float32Array(count * 3)

for (let i = 0; i < count; i++) {
  const [ x, y, z ] = getRandomSpherePoint()
  position[i * 3 + 0] = x
  position[i * 3 + 1] = y
  position[i * 3 + 2] = z
}



// ------------------------ //
// Morphing shader

const vertexShader = 
`
precision highp float;

attribute vec3 position;
uniform mat4 projectionMatrix;
uniform mat4 modelViewMatrix;
uniform float time;

#define PI  3.14159265359
#define PI2 6.28318530718



// FACTORS to stretching out the mesh
// from puffy shape up to strict platonic one

const int tetra_factor = 8;
const int octa_factor = 4;
const int cube_factor = 6;



// PLATONIC SDF's

float tetra(vec3 pos) {
  pos.xz = abs(pos.xz);
  vec3 n = normalize(vec3(0.0, sqrt(0.5), 1.0));
  float d = max(dot(pos, n.xyz), dot(pos, n.zyx * vec3(1.0, -1.0, 1.0)));

  for (int i = 0; i < tetra_factor; i++) d = sqrt(d);
    d -= 2.0;
  for (int i = 0; i < tetra_factor; i++) d = d * d;

  return d;
}

float octa(vec3 pos) {
  pos = abs(pos);
  vec3 n = normalize(vec3(1.0));
  float d = dot(pos, n);

  for (int i = 0; i < octa_factor; i++) d = sqrt(d);
    d -= 2.0;
  for (int i = 0; i < octa_factor; i++) d = d * d;

  return d;
}

float cube(vec3 pos) {
  pos = abs(pos);
  vec3 n = vec3(1.0, 0.0, 0.0);
  float d =    dot(pos, n.xyz);
    d = max(d, dot(pos, n.zxy));
    d = max(d, dot(pos, n.yzx));
  
  for (int i = 0; i < cube_factor; i++) d = sqrt(d);
    d -= 2.0;
  for (int i = 0; i < cube_factor; i++) d = d * d;

  return d;
}



// EASE TICK from linear to smooth-in-out
// with a pause on shape

const float t_unit = PI;
const float period = t_unit * 3.0;

float tickify(float t) {
  t = mod(t, t_unit) / t_unit;
  t = abs(4.0 * mod(t + 0.5, 1.0) - 2.0);
  t = min(t, 1.0);
  t = 0.5 - 0.5 * cos(t * PI);
  return t;
}



void main() {

  float tetrify = tickify(clamp(mod(time, period), 0.0, t_unit));
  float octify  = tickify(clamp(mod(time, period), t_unit, t_unit * 2.0));
  float cubify  = tickify(clamp(mod(time, period), t_unit * 2.0, t_unit * 3.0));

  vec3 tetra_pos = position * tetra(position) * 0.618;
  vec3 octa_pos  = position * octa(position)  * 0.8;
  vec3 cube_pos  = position * cube(position)  * 0.9;
  
  vec3 pos = position;
  pos = mix(pos, tetra_pos, tetrify);
  pos = mix(pos, octa_pos,  octify);
  pos = mix(pos, cube_pos,  cubify);

  gl_Position = projectionMatrix * modelViewMatrix * vec4(pos, 1.0);
  gl_PointSize = 1.0;
}
`
const fragmentShader =
`
void main() {
  gl_FragColor = vec4(vec3(1.0), 0.333);
}
`


// ------------------------ //
// Points mesh

const points_geometry = new THREE.BufferGeometry()
points_geometry.setAttribute("position", new THREE.BufferAttribute(position, 3))

const points_material = new THREE.RawShaderMaterial({
  uniforms: { time: { value: 0 }},
  vertexShader,
  fragmentShader,
  transparent: true,
  depthWrite: false,
  depthTest: false,
})

const points = new THREE.Points(points_geometry, points_material)
scene.add(points)



// ------------------------ //
// Looper

let t = 0.01
const loop = () => {
  points.material.uniforms.time.value += t
  points.rotateY(t)
  orbit.update()
  renderer.render(scene, camera)

  requestAnimationFrame(loop)
}
requestAnimationFrame(loop)



// ------------------------ //
// Helpers

onresize = () => {
  const aspect = innerWidth / innerHeight
  camera.left = -1 * aspect
  camera.right = aspect
  camera.updateProjectionMatrix()
  renderer.setSize(innerWidth, innerHeight)
}

function getRandomSpherePoint() {
  const theta = Math.random() * Math.PI * 2.0
  const phi = Math.acos(Math.random() * 2.0 - 1.0)

  const sinTheta = Math.sin(theta)
  const cosTheta = Math.cos(theta)
  const sinPhi = Math.sin(phi)
  const cosPhi = Math.cos(phi)

  const x = sinPhi * cosTheta
  const y = sinPhi * sinTheta
  const z = cosPhi
  return [ x, y, z ]
}

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