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Inverse Direct Lighting with a Monte Carlo Method and Declarative Modelling

  • Vincent Jolivet
  • Dimitri Plemenos
  • Patrick Poulingeas
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2330)

Abstract

In inverse lighting problems, a lot of optimization techniques have been used. A new method in the framework of radiosity is presented here, using a simple Monte-Carlo method to find the positions of the lights in a direct lighting. Declarative modelling will also be used to allow the designer to describe in a more intuitive way his lighting wishes. Declarative modelling will propose to the user several solutions, and probably some interesting scenes not previously imagined by the designer.

Keywords

Direct Lighting Declarative Modelling Luminous Flow Lighting Patch Declarative Description 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Vincent Jolivet
    • 1
  • Dimitri Plemenos
    • 1
  • Patrick Poulingeas
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire MSILimogesFrance

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