Production tools for furry characters

@inproceedings{Takeuchi2009ProductionTF,
  title={Production tools for furry characters},
  author={Kengo Takeuchi and Nick Petit and Gaetan Guidet and Marcelo M. Maes},
  booktitle={SIGGRAPH ASIA Posters},
  year={2009}
}
There are several challenges when representing and rendering animal fur. Among them, the degree of freedom in styling and rendering optimizations are important factors. However, these two requirements are not adequately handled in existing tools. We present here a series of fur tools developed for CG animation production.