“Probability paint: controlling group characteristics with PDFs” by Greene

  • ©Kathleen Gretchen Greene

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    Probability paint: controlling group characteristics with PDFs

Session/Category Title:   Pre-Production & Pipeline: Doing it Right From the Start


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    A plague of frogs, a river of stones, a dragon’s back of scales… When a large group should exhibit variation in some characteristic, how can we describe and experiment with that variation and the look and feel of the group as a whole?

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    1. Herman, Daniel L. 2001. RainMan: Fluid Pseudodynamics with Probabilistic Control for Stylized Raindrops. Conference Abstracts and Applications ACM SIGGRAPH 2001, ACM Press/ACM SIGGRAPH, Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, ACM, 246.
    2. Modesto and Rangaraju 2001. Generic Character Variations, “Shrek” The Story Behind the Screen. Conference Lecture, ACM SIGGRAPH 2001, Los Angeles.


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