Computer Synthesized Pictures for the Architect and in Scenography

  • A. Polistina


This report illustrates some considerations on the conception and development of a new visual communication-oriented picture synthesizing system. Particular stress is laid on depth synthesis problems based on Leonardo’s definition of perspective and on the role played by the shadows and the illumination model. The prototype affords a manifold understanding of space through a system of simultaneous frames provided with a style attribute. The frame definition as the evolution of the window/ viewport relationship is also discussed. Finally, some considerations on the architectonic space conception and on television scenography are expounded.


Computer Graphic Architectural Design Graphic System Wire Frame Illumination Model 
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© Micado 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Polistina
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  1. 1.Computer Graphics Laboratory, Department of ArchitectureMilan PolytechnicMilanoItaly

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