The PC Graphics Handbook

1st Edition

Julio Sanchez, Maria P. Canton

CRC Press
Published February 26, 2003
Reference - 1048 Pages - 16 Color & 318 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9780849316784 - CAT# 1678

USD$245.00

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Summary

The PC Graphics Handbook serves advanced C++ programmers dealing with the specifics of PC graphics hardware and software.

Discussions address:

  • 2D and 3D graphics programming for Windows and DOS
  • Device-independent graphics
  • Mathematics for computer graphics
  • Graphics algorithms and procedural operations
  • PC video systems architecture, including its history and development
  • High-end graphics systems and coprocessors
  • Artificial life
  • Virtual reality
  • Animation techniques for simulations and video games
  • VGA, SuperVGA, and VESA
  • Device drivers
  • Graphics and animation primitives

    The authors cover the spectrum of PC graphics programming, including theoretical and practical topics - creating a singularly comprehensive resource for programmers.