Users are encouraged to read through the following primer: 3D Plotting Primer
|Plot a 3D helix||plotting3d_helix.m|
|Plot a 3D surface plot||plotting3d_mesh.m|
Type help shading at the command prompt to see the list of shading algorithms
Type help colorbar at the command prompt to see the list of colorbar options
The menus on the figure window can also be used to insert labels, legends, etc.