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Principles of Digital Image Synthesis
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Publisher Morgan Kaufmann Pub
Publication date March 1, 1995
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781558602762
ISBN-10 1558602763
Dimensions 3 by 8 by 9.75 in.
Weight 6.10 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $180.00
Other format details sci/tech
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: Image synthesis, or rendering, is a field of transformation: it changes
geometry and physics into meaningful images. Because the most popular
algorithms frequently change, it is increasingly important for researchers
and implementors to have a basic understanding of the principles of image
synthesis. Focusing on theory, Andrew Glassner provides a comprehensive
explanation of the three core fields of study that come together to form
digital image synthesis: the human visual system, digital signal
processing, and the interaction of matter and light. Assuming no more than
a basic background in calculus, Glassner transforms his passion and
expertise into a thorough presentation of each of these disciplines, and
their elegant orchestration into modern rendering techniques such as
radiosity and ray tracing.

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About: Image synthesis, or rendering, is a field of transformation: it changesgeometry and physics into meaningful images.

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