Introducing Tob

Yosemite National Park, US

Yosemite National Park, US

Welcome to the home of Tob. My areas of interest and expertise include computer graphics in general, real-time global illumination and augmented reality. I am a graphics programmer at Unity Technologies.

This webpage features a portfolio of projects I'm working on, publications I have been involved in and a casually maintained log to keep it all together. If you have any questions or comments regarding my publications, source code or other things, feel free to contact me at:
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Eric Haines


Ubisoft provides Assassin's Creed Unity for free to experience a virtual version of Notre Dame de Paris:…



We’re also looking for a machine learning engineer (#Darmstadt). Work with us on exciting deep tech and create future #AR experiences. #JobOpening #AugmentedReality #ai #spatial #VisionLib.…

Tobias A. Franke


Assassin's Creed strikes again! Not just a really educational game, now also a potential source for reconstruction work after real world disasters like yesterdays fire at #NotreDame…



Unity 2019.1 is here! πŸŽ‰πŸ‘‡

Tobias A. Franke


This is a moment where ingenuity in computer graphics will shine brightly: 3D laser scans, CAD models and photogrammetry through millions of digital photos online will help tremendously in reconstructing #NotreDame…