from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The set of technologies used to create art with computers.
- n. Art or designs created using such technologies.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. the representation and manipulation of pictorial data by a computer
- n. the various technologies used to create and manipulate such pictorial data
- n. the images so produced
- n. a sub-field of computer science which studies methods for digitally synthesizing and manipulating visual content.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the pictorial representation and manipulation of data by a computer
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Those whose artistic endeavors have met with defeat can become computer graphics Renoirs.
Fred Astaire had died the year she was born, and she could never, never, never, in spite of VR and computer graphics and copyrights, dance the Beguine with him.
This liveaction was made in '84, at the very beginning of the computer graphics revolution, and it had a few CG sections: digitized Thugees being thrown off a cliff and a pathetically clunky morph of a heart being torn out.