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animation : the state of being animate or animated — Webster
Animation is the process of making the illusion of motion and the illusion of change by means of the rapid display of a sequence of images that minimally differ from each other. The illusion—as in motion pictures in general—is thought to rely on the phi phenomenon. Animation can be recorded with either analogue media, a flip book, motion picture film, video tape, digital media, including formats with animated GIF, Flash animation, and digital video.
Animation creation methods include the traditional animation creation method and those involving stop motion animation of two and three-dimensional objects, paper cutouts, puppets and clay figures. Images are displayed in a rapid succession, usually 24, 25, 30, or 60 frames per second. Computer animation processes generating animated images with the general term computer-generated imagery (CGI). 3D animation uses computer graphics, while 2D animation is used for stylistic, low bandwidth and faster real-time renderings. — Wikipedia
Call for Candidates for the ACM SIGGRAPH...
by Barb Helfer on June 16, 2019 at 12:31 pm
SIGGRAPH’s mission is to nurture, champion, and connect researchers and practitioners of Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques. Members of the EC are primarily responsible for oversight and strategic planning for ACM SIGGRAPH. EC members also serve as liaisons to the ACM SIGGRAPH Standing Committees, lead strategy teams, and serve as representatives to the conference advisory […] The post Call for Candidates for the ACM SIGGRAPH Executive Committee appeared first on ACM […]
Accepting Nominations for the ACM SIGGRAPH...
by Barb Helfer on June 10, 2019 at 4:31 pm
Working in concert with the Digital Presence and Marketing/Communication Strategy teams of the ACM SIGGRAPH Executive Committee, and the annual Conference team, the Communications Committee provides the communication strategy and vision for the ACM SIGGRAPH organization, planning out an editorial calendar and managing how the organization presents its activities across all traditional and social media. The Communications Chair will recommend and […]
ACM SIGGRAPH Announces 2019 Award Class
by Barb Helfer on May 24, 2019 at 3:13 pm
ACM SIGGRAPH has announced their annual award winners including an inaugural award for the ACM SIGGRAPH Distinguished Educator. Winners will be honored at the SIGGRAPH 2019 Opening Ceremony and Awards Presentation on Monday, 29 July, 9-10:30 am, West Hall B at the Los Angeles Convention Center. ACM SIGGRAPH 2019 Awards The Steven Anson Coons AwardMichael F. Cohen: For […] The post ACM SIGGRAPH Announces 2019 Award Class appeared first on ACM SIGGRAPH. […]
Accepting Nominations for the Interactive &...
by Barb Helfer on May 16, 2019 at 9:44 pm
The new Interactive & Immersive Chair will organize a committee and lead efforts in supporting practitioners and researchers across our SIGGRAPH community that are involved in the design and creation of interactive and immersive experiences (including AR, VR, projection, computer vision, sensors and related technologies). In particular, this role will be a champion for the […] The post Accepting Nominations for the Interactive & Immersive Chair appeared first on ACM […]
Slate of Candidates for the ACM SIGGRAPH Director...
by Barb Helfer on April 30, 2019 at 11:18 pm
The ACM SIGGRAPH Nominating Committee has proposed the following candidates for the 2019 ACM SIGGRAPH election and voting will begin on 14 June 2019 for all members in good standing: DIRECTOR A: Adam Finkelstein, Princeton, University Paul Kry, McGill University DIRECTOR B: Elizabeth Baron, Founder of Immersionary Enterprises (formerly Immersive Realities Technical Specialist, Ford Motor Company) […] The post Slate of Candidates for […]