1963-Sketchpad

sketchpadIvan Sutherland publishes Sketchpad, an interactive, real time computer drawing system. Using a light pen and a sketchpad,  a writer could draw and manipulate geometric figures on a computer screen. Sketchpad introduced design and drafting programs, although it was mainly used for engineering drawings, it had some artistic capabilities namely the famous drawing of Nefertiti that could be animated to a very limited extent.

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Apr
1963

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