Jim Blinn's Corner: A Trip Down the Graphics Pipeline
- Jim Blinn, Microsoft, Inc., Redmond, Washington, U.S.A.
An invaluable resource for any graphics professional
In his entertaining and inspirational style, Blinn examines a variety of topics to help computer graphics software and application developers recognize and solve graphics programming problems. Focusing on geometry and the graphics pipeline, he shares:
- easy to understand explanations of difficult concepts gleaned from years of teaching
- interesting examples of tricky special cases that cause conventional algorithms to fail
- highly refined algorithms for clipping, viewing, lighting, and rendering
Computer graphics professionals with computer science or mathematics background, including academic computer scientists, researchers, educators, students, and graduate students; graphics designers; computer animators interested in the latest developments of conceptual and practical aspects of rendering and graphics; software and game developers.
- Published: July 1996
- Imprint: MORGAN KAUFMANN
- ISBN: 978-1-55860-387-5