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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

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A Fast Forward Through Ray Tracing Gems (Presented by NVIDIA)


The new book "Ray Tracing Gems" (, free electronically) is a collection of 32 articles by experts in the field. Chapters range from covering basic algorithms and techniques to descriptions of full-blown commercial global illumination systems. To give you a preview and let you decide what you want to read, the editors briefly describe each and what it offers, at an average of 90 seconds per chapter.

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