VFX Awards

Point-based Rendering

Point-based Rendering

Awarded: 2010

Point-Based Rendering for Indirect Illumination and Ambient Occlusion, which is much faster than previous ray-traced methods and has enabled color-bleeding effects and realistic shadows for complex scenes in motion pictures.

Academy Award® Winner

Scientific and Engineering Achievement

Christophe Hery

Per Christensen

Michael Bunnell