MIRA-Shading: A Structured Language for the Synthesis and the Animation of Realistic Images

  • Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann
  • Mario Fortin
  • Louis Langlois
  • Daniel Thalmann


MIRA-SHADING is a structured graphics language that provides the programmer the way of specifying, manipulating and animating 3D shaded objects by the use of high level graphical types. The major application of MIRA-SHADING is a director-oriented 3D shaded computer animation system.


Interest Point Figure Type Image Transformation Virtual Camera Graphical Extension 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann
    • 1
  • Mario Fortin
    • 1
  • Louis Langlois
    • 1
  • Daniel Thalmann
    • 2
  1. 1.Hautes Etudes CommercialesUniversité de MontréalCanada
  2. 2.Département d’Informatique et de Recherche OpérationnelleUniversité de MontréalCanada

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