Photo-realistic Rendering of Human Faces

Maciej Faron; Francho Melendez

University of Wroclaw

Renderings of human head using Arnold renderer.


The purpose of this thesis is to make a survey of techniques used in skin rendering, both
in real-time and offline solutions. The work describes the set of challenges that arise from the
problem of recreating the appearance of human skin, identifying the separate components that
contribute to the final result. It goes through the state-of-the art solutions, for each describing strengths and limitations with an overview of decision process and choices made by the authors.

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