Computer Graphics Simply Explained

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What is computer graphics? Principles and applications of computer graphics are discussed through easy to follow tutorials. A list of references and books is included.

  • What is Computer Graphics? The principles and applications of computer graphics are discussed.


  • What are Pixels and How Do They work and what is the screen resolution?


  • Online Converter From Decimal to Binary, Octal and Hexadecimal.


  • HTML 5 Canvas Tutorials on how to create graphs using javascript.


  • A Short Introduction to Computer Graphics. An introduction to computer graphics with more and yet easy to understand technical details.


  • Lode's Computer Graphics Tutorial. A detailed free tutorial with examples.


  • Vector Math for 3D Computer Graphics. A free tutorial on the math used in computer graphics. Questions with answers and some of them are interactive using java applets.



  • References and Books


    1 - Computer Graphics - Principles and Practice - James D. Foley - ISBN: 0-201-84840-6

    2 - Computer Graphics - Theory into Practice - Jeffrey J. McConell - ISBN: 0-7637-2250-2

    3 - Fundamentals of Computer Graphics (3 rd Edition) - Peter Shirley and Steve Marschner - ISBN: 978-1-56881-469-8

    4 - Mathematics for Computer Graphics - John Vince - ISBN: 978-1-84996-022-9

    5 - Introduction to Computer Graphics Using Java 2D and 3D - Frank Klawonn - ISBN: 978-1-84628-847-0