Planet Music is a
sound visualizer on the moon! The current version has a set playlist of 6 songs that can be activated with the media player buttons. The space scene reacts to the sound using a fast Fourier transform (FFT). Here is a sample video:
( Try it for yourself here Note: please allow ~20 seconds to load. Currently not optimized for mobile)
Continue reading Planet Music
In case you haven’t noticed: I. Love. To. Decorate. This week I made and decorated an enclosure for a speaker.
Continue reading ‘Speaky the speaker’ finds a new home
My partner Rebecca (above) and I teamed up to make this stop motion animation. A big thanks to her for the great posture and posing.
Continue reading Bortal (aka Ball Portal) – Stop-Motion Animation
Made a spooky foray into video and sound manipulation. Happy Halloween!
Continue reading Happy Halloween!
Above is a little illustration that depicts the sunrise and sunset times (listed on the y-axis) of two locations in the world for each day in the year (spread across the x-axis).
See the code and web version here (press the play button – not optimized for mobile).
In this current case it is the 2016 sunrises and sunsets from Eastern Standard Time (EST) – aka New York – and Central European Time (namely Switzerland & France).
At many stages in my life, for different reasons, I have found myself doing a mental calculation to imagine this time difference, and specifically when our normal waking hours overlap.
These days, both a friend and my girlfriend’s father are stationed in Switzerland.
This illustration is designed to show that our days share a lot of the same sunlight – especially in the summer. So even if we are far away, we can often look up at the same thing in the sky. ?
Continue reading Sunrise, Sunset
dice theme continues this week with a p5 program that lets you roll a variety of dice and observe the historical distribution of your rolls.
(best done on a computer, not mobile) Play with it here .
Inspired by D&D and my general fascination with stats – this is designed as an interactive and informational tool to observe what distributions can be expected. Compare, for example…
Continue reading Two D-10 vs One D-20
Do you ever get tired of throwing your own dice during a particularly long game of Monopoly?
Me neither because no one plays monopoly anymore, but for your dice throwing pleasure, here is the Dice Catapult 5000!
Continue reading Dice Catapult 5000
UPDATE: Spinny squares now has C O L O R ! You can play with it by clicking and reading the instructions in the top right. here
Play with the previous (B&W) version of spinny squares
Continue reading Spinny Squares, baby!
A video Mashup of Beyonce’s “Coundown” and Derrick Comedy’s “Self Defense”
For Educational Purposes