WordsEye: an automatic text-to-scene conversion system

  title={WordsEye: an automatic text-to-scene conversion system},
  author={Robert Coyne and Richard Sproat},
  journal={Proceedings of the 28th annual conference on Computer graphics and interactive techniques},
  • Robert Coyne, R. Sproat
  • Published 1 August 2001
  • Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the 28th annual conference on Computer graphics and interactive techniques
Natural language is an easy and effective medium for describing visual ideas and mental images. Thus, we foresee the emergence of language-based 3D scene generation systems to let ordinary users quickly create 3D scenes without having to learn special software, acquire artistic skills, or even touch a desktop window-oriented interface. WordsEye is such a system for automatically converting text into representative 3D scenes. WordsEye relies on a large database of 3D models and poses to depict… 

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