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At rendering time, when a triangle has to be tessellated, we use Instanced Tessellation [Boubekeur and Schlick 05] for generating a large number of vertices for each triangle and evaluate the Phong tessellation vertex shader on each of them. The Phong normal interpolation already oﬀers a visually smooth shading inside shapes, so there is no need to apply the Phong tessellation operator everywhere on the input mesh. It is needed only on locations where Phong normal interpolation cannot hide the lack of high order continuity of the geometry, namely, on contours and silhouettes.
A sample scene is used to illustrate the corresponding shadow map and shadow quality for each. The values of the aliasing errors are colorized using the same color-bar in which the red color corresponds to the highest errors. The plots use a log2 scale with n = 1, f = 400 and φ = π/6. 3. Degenerate case. 4, in degenerate cases the view frustum is a quad from the light’s point of view such that the warping is applied to the vertical direction. As we detailed earlier, perspective aliasing mainly results from the eye’s projection transforming along the view direction (horizontal in the view space).
In contrast to formal grammars, an L-system applies as many rules as possible in an iteration, ✐ ✐ ✐ ✐ ✐ ✐ ✐ ✐ 2. Rule-Based Geometry Synthesis in Real-Time 43 thus, it is much more capable of describing the growth what we need for fast generation of procedural geometry. The generated language of an L-system is a set of symbol sequences (or strings) that can be generated by applying zero or more rules to the axiom. To utilize L-systems in computer graphics we assign geometric meaning to each symbol: for example, a command that changes drawing position or draws a line.