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Computer Images

  • Thomas D. Rossing
  • Christopher J. Chiaverina
Part of the Undergraduate Texts in Contemporary Physics book series (UTCP)


Artists using computers are capable of creating images of captivating power and beauty. Transformed under computer control, television logos whirl in rainbows of color, basketball stars leap like comets. Electronic collage, animation, and image transformation blend with traditional form, color, and shading. Computer imaging is the integration of computer graphics systems into the creative process.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas D. Rossing
    • 1
  • Christopher J. Chiaverina
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsNorthern Illinois UniversityDe KalbUSA
  2. 2.Science DepartmentNew Trier High SchoolWinnetkaUSA

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