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1. (AU1991090158) Animation

Office : Australia
Application Number: 90158/91 Application Date: 29.11.1991
Publication Number: 1991090158 Publication Date: 19.08.1993
Publication Kind : A
Prior PCT appl.: Application Number:GB1991002122 ; Publication Number: Click to see the data
IPC:
G06T 11/00
G06T 13/80
G06T 11/80
G06T 13/00
G PHYSICS
06
COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
T
IMAGE DATA PROCESSING OR GENERATION, IN GENERAL
11
2D [Two Dimensional] image generation
G PHYSICS
06
COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
T
IMAGE DATA PROCESSING OR GENERATION, IN GENERAL
13
Animation
80
2D animation, e.g. using sprites
G PHYSICS
06
COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
T
IMAGE DATA PROCESSING OR GENERATION, IN GENERAL
11
2D [Two Dimensional] image generation
80
Creating or modifying a manually drawn or painted image using a manual input device, e.g. mouse, light pen, direction keys on keyboard
G PHYSICS
06
COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
T
IMAGE DATA PROCESSING OR GENERATION, IN GENERAL
13
Animation
Applicants: Cambridge Animation Systems Limited
Inventors: Berend, Andrew Louis Charles
Brocklehurst, Michael John
Hawkins, Stuart Philip
Jones, Gavin Timothy
Williams, Mark Jonathan
Priority Data: 9026120 30.11.1990 GB
9100632 11.01.1991 GB
9102125 31.01.1991 GB
9110945 21.05.1991 GB
9117409 12.08.1991 GB
Title: (EN) Animation
Abstract:
(EN) Apparatus for generating an animated sequence of pictures, which comprises: means for storing data defining a plurality of pictures and data defining, for each, a temporal position in said sequence; means for reading stored data and generating therefrom data defining a plurality of intervening pictures occurring at time positions between those of said stored pictures, and providing a transition therebetween; and means for editing said data so as to amend said sequence.
Also published as:
EP0559714US5692117JPH06503663WO/1992/009965