Links to Additional Information
There is a lot of information on the web about generating normal maps using lots of different techniques and different software packages. I've compiled a list of the links that I found the most useful.
Creating Normal Maps:
Displaying and Viewing Normal Maps in Per-Pixel Lighting
If you've found any additional information about generating, using, and displaying normal maps, send me a link and I'll add it to the list.
Page 1: Introduction
Page 2: Enter the Normal Map
Page 3: What You'll Need
Page 4: Using Normal Maps for Bump Maps
Page 5: Normal Maps for High Poly Detail
Page 6: Applying Normal Maps to Your Model
Page 7: Additional Tips and Tricks
Page 8: Links to Additional Information