Module 4 - Pixels and Fragments - Module Overview
1.) ReIntroduction to (Advanced) Computer Graphics
2.) Shader Foundations
3.) Drawing with OpenGL
4.) Pixels and Fragments
5.) Viewing Transformations
6.) Texture and Framebuffers
7.) Light and Shadow 1
8.) Light and Shadow 2 - Deferred Rendering
9.) Procedural Texturing
10.) Tessellation and Geometry Shaders
11.) Memory and Compute Shaders

Audio/Video Recording


Readings/Warmup (Do before class)

...Commented Code Samples (if any)

For now I am linking code samples here: Github Code Repository for the course

Additional Resources


(Graded) In-Class Activity link

  • In-Class Activity Link
    • This is graded, and only your first response is graded
    • This is an evaluation of what was learned in lecture.
    • Due one week from when the lecture takes place

Module Content

Module Overview

In this lesson we take a look at the colors, pixels, and fragment usage in the graphics pipeline.

Module Outline

  • Lecture outline
    • Color Theory and Gamma Correction
    • Framebuffers and buffers
    • Blending
    • Occlusion Queries


(Optional Notes)

None given, consider this a 'beta' product for common questions I may revise later.

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