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Modern OpenGL: Advanced Rendering and Effects

This training explores the implementation of many different rendering techniques to achieve cutting-edge visuals in OpenGL applications. Techniques are explored in depth with many examples, analysis of shader code and implementation details.

Course contents

  • Normal mapping and parallax mapping
  • Environment mapping
  • Procedural texturing
  • High dynamic range (HDR) rendering
  • Physically based rendering (PBR)
  • Deferred rendering
  • Shadowing via shadow maps and shadow volumes
  • Screen-space ambient occlusion
  • Image-processing filters and effects: blur, noise
  • Anti-aliasing techniques
  • Dealing with transparency
  • Picking

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Why learn advanced rendering?

Hundreds of papers, textbooks and examples of different rendering techniques exist. In this course we explore some of the most widely used and generally applicable, to give students the confidence to create their own versions and gain a deep understanding of GLSL.

Course Information

  • Target audience: Developers wanting to understand and incorporate realistic advanced visuals into their projects, for realism, visualization or artistic effect
  • Pre-requisites: Developers already working with OpenGL, comfortable with the basics of specifying geometry, writing basic shaders and working with image data
  • Duration: 3 Days

Forthcoming courses in:

FromDaysLocationCourseLanguagePriceStatusRegister
December 4th, 2018 3 Rennes, France Introduction à Qt QML French € 1250.00Confirmed
December 11th, 2018 3 Berlin, Germany Debugging and Profiling Qt applications on Linux English € 2000.00Confirmed
January 15th, 2019 3 Berlin, Germany Introduction to Qt/QML English € 1250.00Confirmed
January 29th, 2019 3 Macclesfield, United Kingdom Introduction to Qt 3D English € 2000.00Confirmed
January 29th, 2019 3 Chicago, USA Modern C++: C++11 / C++14 / C++17 English $ 1700.00Confirmed
February 12th, 2019 3 Berlin, Germany Introduction to Qt Widgets for the Desktop English € 1250.00Confirmed
March 12th, 2019 3 Berlin, Germany Modern C++: C++11 / C++14 / C++17 English € 1500.00Confirmed
March 19th, 2019 3 Chicago, USA Advanced QML English $ 1700.00Confirmed
March 26th, 2019 3 Macclesfield, United Kingdom Modern OpenGL: Introduction English € 1500.00Confirmed
April 2nd, 2019 3 Berlin, Germany Introduction to Qt/QML English € 1250.00Confirmed
May 7th, 2019 3 Macclesfield, United Kingdom Introduction to Qt 3D English € 2000.00Confirmed
May 14th, 2019 2 Berlin, Germany Introduction to CMake English € 1500.00Confirmed
May 21st, 2019 3 Toulouse, France Introduction à Qt 3D English € 2000.00Confirmed
May 21st, 2019 3 Chicago, USA Debugging and Profiling C++ applications on Linux English $ 2275.00Confirmed
June 11th, 2019 3 Toulouse, France Les nouveautés du C++11/C++14/C++17 English € 1500.00Confirmed
June 25th, 2019 3 Berlin, Germany Advanced QML English € 1500.00Confirmed
August 27th, 2019 3 Berlin, Germany Introduction to Qt/QML English € 1250.00Confirmed
September 10th, 2019 3 Macclesfield, United Kingdom Modern OpenGL: Introduction English € 1500.00Confirmed
September 17th, 2019 3 Berlin, Germany Debugging and Profiling Qt applications on Linux English € 2000.00Confirmed
September 17th, 2019 3 Chicago, USA Introduction to Qt 3D English $ 2275.00Confirmed
September 24th, 2019 2 Toulouse, France Introduction to CMake English € 1500.00Confirmed
October 1st, 2019 3 Macclesfield, United Kingdom Modern C++: C++11 / C++14 / C++17 English € 1500.00Confirmed
October 15th, 2019 3 Toulouse, France Débogage/profilage d’applications Qt sous Linux English € 2000.00Confirmed
October 22nd, 2019 3 Berlin, Germany Modern C++: C++11 / C++14 / C++17 English € 1500.00Confirmed
November 5th, 2019 3 Berlin, Germany Introduction to Qt/QML English € 1250.00Confirmed
November 5th, 2019 3 Chicago, USA Modern C++: C++11 / C++14 / C++17 English $ 1700.00Confirmed
November 12th, 2019 3 Macclesfield, United Kingdom Modern OpenGL: Advanced Pipeline & Performance English € 2000.00Confirmed
December 2nd, 2019 3 Berlin, Germany Advanced QML English € 1500.00Confirmed
December 10th, 2019 3 Macclesfield, United Kingdom Modern OpenGL: Advanced Rendering & Effects English € 2000.00Confirmed

Our trainings run from 9:00 to 16:00 (with a one hour window for discussion afterwards, if necessary)

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