Depiction Using Geometric Constraints

Chapter
Part of the Computational Imaging and Vision book series (CIVI, volume 42)

Abstract

Hand made and computer generated drawings usually place marks with regard only for the role they play in communicating the overall content of the drawing. However, novel drawing styles emerge when extra constraints are applied to force the marks themselves to behave in an eye-catching way. I explore three drawing styles based on complex geometric relationships between paths: continuous line drawing with a closed loop, drawings from tree structures, and mazes that depict images.

Keywords

Vortex Line Intersection Convolution Metaphor 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of WaterlooWaterlooCanada

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