Introduction to Computer Graphics

History and applications of Computer Graphics. Computer graphics and mathematical modeling. Geometry and Computer Graphics. Color spaces. Digital image. Image quantization. Geometric modeling. Hierarchies. Modeling techniques. Modeling systems. Virtual camera. Crop. Visibility. Lighting and coloring function.   

Basic Information

60 hours
Analytical Geometry, Linear Algebra, Programming Languages


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