“Knoll’s Computer Class: The BRDF” by Parchettka

  • ©Matthias Parchettka


Conference:


SIGGRAPH Video Review:


Track:


    01

Title:


    Knoll’s Computer Class: The BRDF

Length:


    4:34

Director(s):


Company / Institution / Agency:


  • Fachhochschule Duesseldorf

Description:


    The animation series “Knoll’s Computer Class” clarifies fundamentals of illumination methods in today’s computer graphics.The series emphasizes student understanding, and a great deal of importance was attached to making a pleasing presentation with high entertainment value. The film’s giggly humor and Stefan Fredrich’s strong performance as Professor Knoll should evenmake the series appealing to people who are unfamiliar with computer graphics.


Additional Contributors:


    Cast:
    Professor Bernd Knoll: Stefan Fredrich
    Story: Matthias Parchettka
    Concept & Supervision: Sina Mostafawy
    Production Design: Matthias Parchettka
    Sound Recording: Johan Leenders
    Sound Design: Johan Leenders
    Music: Johan Leenders
    Animation: Matthias Parchettka
    Character Rigging: Matthias Parchettka, Julian Thiede
    Lighting & Rendering: Matthias Parchettka, Julian Thiede
    Script Revision: Norbert Parchettka, Lars Lucas
    Acknowledgement: Produced at Fachhochschule Düsseldorf, Department of Media