Perceptual Caricaturization of 3D Models

  • Gokcen Cimen
  • Abdullah Bulbul
  • Bulent Ozguc
  • Tolga Capin
Conference paper


Caricature is an illustration of a person or a subject that uses a way of exaggerating the most distinguishable characteristic traits and simplifying the common features in order to magnify the unique features of the subject. Recently, automatic caricature generation has become a research area due to the advantageous features of amusement in the fields such as network, communications, online games, and the animation industry. The aim of this study is to present a perceptual caricaturization approach practicing the concept of exaggeration, which is very common in traditional art and caricature, on 3D mesh models synthesizing the idea of mesh saliency.



We thank Ufuk Celikcan and Bengu Kevinc for their support during our study. This work is supported by the Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK, Project number: 110E029).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gokcen Cimen
    • 1
  • Abdullah Bulbul
    • 1
  • Bulent Ozguc
    • 1
  • Tolga Capin
    • 1
  1. 1.Bilkent UniversityAnkaraTurkey

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