Keyframe and Painting Systems

  • Nadia Magnenat Thalmann
  • Daniel Thalmann
Part of the Computer Science Workbench book series (WORKBENCH)


We showed in Chap. 3 that numerous steps in conventional animation can be assisted or improved by computer. In particular, the computer can be used:
  1. 1.

    To input drawings

  2. 2.

    To produce in-betweens

  3. 3.

    To specify the motion of an object along a path

  4. 4.

    To color the drawings and create a background

  5. 5.

    To synchronize motion with sound

  6. 6.

    To initiate the recording of a sequence on film


These different aspects will be studied in detail.


Painting System Interpolation Process Graphic Editor Halftone Image Color Number 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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© Springer-Verlag Tokoyo 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Nadia Magnenat Thalmann
    • 1
  • Daniel Thalmann
    • 2
  1. 1.MIRALab, CUIUniversity of GenevaGenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.Computer Graphics LabSwiss Federal Institute of TechnologyLausanneSwitzerland

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