Generation of shaded perspective picures in real time.
[“An Extended ALGOL 60 for Shaded Computer Graphics”, B. Jones, Proc ACM Symp on Graphic Languages, Apr 1976].
- Graphical kernel system
graphics, standard (GKS) The widely recognised standard ANSI X3.124 for graphical input/output. GKS is worked on by the ISO/IEC group JTC1/SC24. It provides applications programmers with standard methods of creating, manipulating, and displaying or printing computer graphics on different types of computer graphics output devices. It provides an abstraction to save programmers from dealing with […]
noun 1. a software interface designed to standardize and simplify the use of computer programs, as by using a mouse to manipulate text and images on a display screen featuring icons, windows, and menus. noun 1. an interface between a user and a computer system that involves the use of a mouse-controlled screen cursor to […]
[graf-ik] /ˈgræf ɪk/ adjective, Also, graphical 1. giving a clear and effective picture; vivid: a graphic account of an earthquake. 2. pertaining to the use of diagrams, graphs, mathematical curves, or the like; diagrammatic. 3. of, relating to, or expressed by writing: graphic symbols. 4. written, inscribed, or drawn. 5. depicted in a realistic or […]
plural noun 1. Also called graphics. the arts or techniques, as engraving, etching, drypoint, woodcut, lithography, and other methods, by which copies of an original design are printed from a plate, block, or the like. 2. the arts of drawing, painting, and printmaking. plural noun 1. any of the fine or applied visual arts based […]