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Identifying Planes in Point Clouds for Efficient Hybrid Rendering

  title={Identifying Planes in Point Clouds for Efficient Hybrid Rendering},
  author={Roland Wahl and Michael Guthe and R. Klein},
We present a hybrid rendering technique for highfeature colored point clouds that achieves both, high performance and high quality. Planar subsets in the point cloud are identified to drastically reduce the number of vertices, thus saving transformation bandwidth at the cost of the much higher fill-rate. Moreover, when rendering the planes, the filtering is comparable to elaborate point-rendering methods but significantly faster since it is supported in hardware. This way we achieve at least a… 

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