© 1985

Computer Graphics — Computer Art


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Herbert W. Franke
    Pages 1-92
  3. Herbert W. Franke
    Pages 93-152
  4. Herbert W. Franke
    Pages 153-162
  5. Herbert W. Franke
    Pages 163-167
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 169-177

About this book


Ten years have passed since the first edition of this book, a time sary to stress that the availability of colors further assists artistic span during which all activities connected with computers have ambitions. experienced an enormous upswing, due in particular to the ad­ The dynamics of display which can be achieved on the screen is vances in the field of semiconductor electronics which facilitated also of significance for the visual arts. It is a necessary condition microminiaturization. With the circuit elements becoming small­ for some technical applications, for example when simulating er and smaller, i. e. the transition to integrated circuits, the price dynamic processes. Although the graphics systems operating in real time were not designed for artistic purposes, they nonethe­ of hardware was reduced to an amazingly low level: this has de­ less open the most exciting aspects to the visual arts. While the finitely been an impulse of great importance to the expansion of computer technology, as well as to areas far removed from tech­ static computer picture was still a realization in line with the nology.


Area Art CAD CAM Computergraphik Computerkunst Swing animation availability computer graphics integrated circuit pattern recognition programming simulation visualization

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.F.R. Germany

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Computer Graphics — Computer Art
  • Authors Herbert W. Franke
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-15149-4
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-70261-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-70259-4
  • Edition Number 2
  • Number of Pages XII, 177
  • Number of Illustrations 138 b/w illustrations, 31 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Originally published by Phaidon Press 1971
  • Topics Computer Graphics
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