Fall 2019 - CMPT 985 G200
Special Topics in Graphics, HCI, Visualization, Vision, Multimedia (3)
Class Number: 10762
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 8100, Burnaby
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
BLU 10011, Burnaby
Examines current research topics in computer graphics, human computer interaction (including audio), computer vision and visualization.
Special Topics Title: Computational Photography
(Computational Photography) This course is cross-listed with CMPT 469- The aim of this course is to study ways in which samples from the real world (images and video) can be used to generate compelling computer graphics imagery. We will learn how to acquire, represent, and render scenes from digitized photographs. Several popular image-based algorithms will be presented, with an emphasis on using these techniques to build practical systems. This hands-on emphasis will be reflected in the programming assignments, in which students will have the opportunity to acquire their own images of indoor and outdoor scenes and develop the image analysis and synthesis tools needed to render and view the scenes on the computer.
- Cameras, Image Formation
- Image and Video Processing (filtering, anti-aliasing, pyramids)
- Image Manipulation (warping, morphing, mosaicing, matting, compositing)
- Data-driven Synthesis
- Visual Perception
- High Dynamic Range Imaging and Tone Mapping
- Image-Based Lighting
- Image-Based Rendering
- Non-photorealistic Rendering
Programming assignments (60%), final project report (30%), and final project presentation (10%).
Computer Vision: Algorithms and Applications,
Springer, 2010, 9781848829343,
Available online at: http://szeliski.org/Book/
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