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Implementing 2.5D culling for tiled deferred rendering (in OpenCL)

Introduction

In this post I’ll cover how to add 2.5D light culling to an existing tile based deferred shading solution in OpenCL.

What?

2.5D light culling is a method for improving tiled deferred shading performance (when parts of the scene are overlapping) by dividing up the depth interval into several parts. 672 more words

WORBOY DOES NOT MAKE THE CONNECTION

Graeme Worboy ex-national park staffer, global tourist, committee junkie, is leading the charge for more megafauna massacres in Australia when the forests are burning down from the lack of big animal activity, biodiversity is disappearing at an alarming rate from destocked dehabited areas denied essential eco-services by boffins and bureaucrats demanding cheap city water, city carbon off sets, man made exclusive wilderness holiday destinations and commissioned science junkets at the environments and public’s expense monitoring the progress of chaos. 1,544 more words

Government

7th Bear--Including An Adult Female Bear--Killed After Woman Bitten in Florida

http://www.clickorlando.com/news/bears-tested-after-woman-attacked-in-lake-mary-garage/25464444

7th bear killed after woman attacked in Lake Mary garage

Author: Sheli Muniz, Reporter, smuniz@wkmg.com

Apr 14 2014

LAKE MARY, Fla. –

Florida wildlife officials said on Tuesday they killed a seventh bear, an adult female bear, hours after announcing the capturing and euthanization of a 250-pound male bear overnight. 667 more words

Bears

Is the government swimming in shark infested waters?

Why does this question even affect me? For the first time in a little while I’ve found myself getting really irate about an issue that’s ripples barely even get half way to my side of the pool- but it has really, really got me thinking. 532 more words

The Double-Crested Cormorant: Plight of a Feathered Pariah

First, I want to thank my friend Barry MacKay for the use of his wonderful cormorant paintings in this and the previous blog post, and for alerting us about the cormorant-kill crisis (through another list). 916 more words

Culling

SC hunters kill more than 11,000 cormorants

EXCLUSIVE: SC hunters kill more than 11,000 cormorants

BY JOEY HOLLEMAN

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS – ROBERT F. BUKATY

COLUMBIA, SC – South Carolina hunters killed 11,653 double-crested… 663 more words

Culling

Adjusting Course

I pondered the stacks of books I had just piled onto the floor of the room.  Most of them were philosophical tomes, Buddhist Dharma interpretations, how to, “…For Dummies” books, and a few old self-help titles.  768 more words

Meanderings