CS 248 Spring 1995 Rendering Competition

CS 248 Spring 1995 Rendering Competition

CS 248 - Introduction to Computer Graphics
Spring quarter, 1995
Instructor: Marc Levoy
Teaching assistants: Apostolos Lerios, Chase Garfinkle, and Todd Smith

The original stills (after JPEG compression) can be retrieved by clicking on the corresponding thumbnail.

Arturo Crespo

Arturo's entry comprised two images of a vase, textured using Ken Perlin's marble solid texture. The first still took about 3 minutes to render with 3 by 3 antialiasing. It employs two lights to achieve realism:

In this second image, rendered in 42 seconds without antialiasing, the base on which the vase is resting is textured with a granite texture designed by Arturo himself. The scene is illuminated by three lights:

Arturo would like to acknowledge the work of Danny Huber, his programming partner: while Arturo alone designed the competition entries, without the projects that Arturo and Danny wrote together during the quarter, he wouldn't have been able to generate these images.
Last update: 14 June 1995 by Apostolos "Toli" Lerios