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A Comprehensive Light-Source Description for Computer Graphics
July 1984 (vol. 4 no. 7)
pp. 66-75
Channing Verbeck, Cornell University
Donald Greenberg, Cornell University
For realistic simulation it is necessary to thoroughly define and describe light-source characteristics?especially the light-source geometry and the luminous intensity distribution.

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Channing Verbeck, Donald Greenberg, "A Comprehensive Light-Source Description for Computer Graphics," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 4, no. 7, pp. 66-75, July 1984, doi:10.1109/MCG.1984.275906
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