Introduction to Computer Graphics

Sunday, July 21, 2013 - 9:00am to 12:15pm
Anaheim Convention Center
Ballroom E

The best way to get all you can out of your SIGGRAPH week is to start off with a solid understanding of the basics. This course covers the basics of 3D computer graphics in a friendly and visual way, without math or programming. The course is mostly made up of live demonstrations, because computer graphics is a great way to teach new ideas! Topics include the basic principles and language, so that you'll understand what's going on around you and enjoy meaningful conversations during SIGGRAPH 2013.

9 am
Introduction and Overview

9:15 am
Live Demos of 3D Modeling, Shading, Animation, and Rendering

10:30 am

10:45 am
More Demonstrations and Discussion of Computer Graphics

Questions and Answers




A cup of curiosity, a dash of abstract thinking, a pinch of imagination, and a splash of positive attitude. If you can send email, you're ready.

Intended Audience

Attendees who want to understand the language and tools of computer graphics, and see those ideas in practice.


Andrew Glassner
The Imaginary Institute