Saturday, January 15, 2011

Principles of Digital Image Synthesis

Principles of Digital Image Synthesis (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Computer Graphics) 
by Andrew S. Glassner.
"This is a two-volume book on the basic ideas behind using a computer to create realistic, synthetic images of 3D scenes. The book is constructed upon three basic fields of knowledge, which I believe form the basis for all modern forms of digital image synthesis: the human visual system, signal processing, and energy transport..."

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