Introduction to Computer Graphics
by David J. Eck
Publisher: Hobart and William Smith Colleges 2016
Number of pages: 367
This textbook covers the fundamentals of computer graphics and computer graphics programming. The book is meant for use as a textbook in a one-semester course that would typically be taken by undergraduate computer science majors in their third or fourth year of college.
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by GIMP DocumentationTeam - gimp.org
GIMP is a multi-platform photo manipulation tool. It can be used as a simple paint program, an expert quality photo retouching program, an online batch processing system, a mass production image renderer, an image format converter, etc.
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