lec1 - Computer Graphics - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Lec1 computer graphics
1 / 25

  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

lec1 - Computer Graphics. Instructor : Haya Sammaneh. Computer Graphics. Computer advances rapidly Computer Graphics used in almost fields such as: Science Art Engineering Training Entertainment Education Medicine. Computer Graphics. Open GL

I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.

Download Presentation

lec1 - Computer Graphics

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript

Lec1 computer graphics

lec1-Computer Graphics

Instructor : HayaSammaneh

Computer graphics

Computer Graphics

  • Computer advances rapidly

  • Computer Graphics used in almost fields such as:

    • Science

    • Art

    • Engineering

    • Training

    • Entertainment

    • Education

    • Medicine

Computer graphics1

Computer Graphics

  • Open GL

  • GLUT[Graphics Library Utility Toolkit] : combine Open GL with windows system

What is computer graphics

What is computer graphics?

Imaging= representing 2D images

Modeling = representing 3D objects

Rendering = constructing 2D images from 3D models

Animation= simulating changes over time

Graphics applications

Graphics- Applications

• Graphics and Chart

  • Entertainment

  • Computer-aided design

  • Scientific visualization

  • Training

  • Education

Graphics and chart

Graphics and Chart

  • Used to display simple data graphs

  • Show data relationship

  • Used to summarize statistical , mathematical , engineering and scientific data.

  • Example

    • Line graph

    • Bar graph

    • Pie charts

    • Surface charts

    • Contour plots



Application cad we apply modeling lighting and rendering

Application, CAD we apply modeling, lighting and rendering











  • Pixel [Picture Element]: it is infinities of points with very small size.

  • Resolution: is a number of pixel per unit area

  • Higher resolution  better display

  • Aspect Ratio: is a factor to obtain equal length

    Example : draw square



  • Display: have a finite number of pixels found on screen

  • Monochrome: need only one bit [on, off]

  • Color Monitor: need more than one bit [on, off, color]

Computer graphics2

Computer Graphics

1 image processing composition and morphing

1- Image ProcessingComposition and Morphing

Image Morphing: The idea is to create a sequence of intermediate images, which when put together with the original images, represents the transition from one image to the other.

Image Morphing

2 rendering

2- Rendering

Rendering is the process of generating an image from a model, by means of computer programs.

The model is a description of 3D objects.

The model would contain geometry,viewpoint, texture, lighting, and shading information.

3 modeling

3- Modeling

4 animations

4- Animations

What is an image

What is an Image?

  • An image is a 2D rectilinear array of pixels



Display hardware

Display Hardware

Video display devices

» Cathode Ray Tube (CRT)

» Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)

  • Plasma panels

  • Thin-film displays

  • Light-emitting diodes (LED)

    Hard-copy devices

  • Ink-jet printer

  • Laser printer

  • Pen plotter

  • Image display crt

    Image Display : CRT

    Cathode ray tube crt

    Cathode Ray Tube-CRT

    • Basic Operation:

    • a beam of electrons is emitted by an electron gun and passes through focusing and deflection system that direct the beam toward specified positions on the phosphor-coated screen

    • Phosphor emits a small spot of light at each position and fades very rapidly

    Cathode ray tube crt1

    Cathode Ray Tube-CRT

    • Need to redraw the picture repeatedly by quickly directing the electron beam back over the same screen points (Refresh CRT)

    • Refresh Rate: is the frequency of which a picture is redrawn on the screen

  • Login