CS348B Spring 2014 Rendering Competition

The renderings below were created for the rendering competition in CS348B: Image Synthesis Techniques, taught by Matt Pharr in the Spring quarter of 2014. -->
Grand Prize

Ship in a Bottle
by Saket Pankar and Bo Zhu

Saket and Bo modeled and simulated water, foam, and sand to render this scene.

First Prize

by Tao Du and Wenlong Lu

Tao and Wenlong used fluid simulation and volumetric photon mapping to render the aurora borealis.

Second Prize

Light Field Camera
by Zahid Hossain, Adam Backer, and Yanlin Chen

Zahid, Adam, and Yanlin simulated the image formation of a microlens-based light field camera in PBRT.