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The RenderMan® Shading Language Guide

The RenderMan® Shading Language Guide

By: "Don" Rudy Cortes

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2007

Insert Date: 10-MAR-2010

Slots: 1.0

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Discover how to achieve the stunning imagery and dazzling effects that wow audiences in animated and live action motion pictures. "The RenderMan® Shading Language Guide" shows you how to master this powerful rendering program, used by filmmakers in conjunction with 2D and 3D painting, modeling, and animation software to transport audiences to faraway lands and awe them with fantastic creatures. A comprehensive guide to the RenderMan Shading Language (RSL), the book teaches experienced 3D animators and artists fundamentals through advanced RSL and image synthesis concepts. Beginning with an...