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This post is a summary of the work and learnings from ITP’s Soft Sensing class.
In addition to making the conductive pompoms seen above, In this class I:
- Sewed with a purpose for the first time in my life 👨🎓
- Used this new skill to learn how to make “soft” electrical circuits and sensors. ⚡️
Before the beautiful viz is made, data must be bent and molded.
I performed a 5-minute audio-visual piece at CultureHub for an audience of about 50 people. Here is a recording of it – the piece is called Big Dark Age.
Revenge of Left Shark is an interactive rhythm and dance game. In other words, DDR with your hands. The game uses computer vision to place the player on the beach, supply visual cues and provide real-time scoring information.
700+ lines of code later, a simple game has been fully created from what was once a tiny idea.
I performed a short A/V experience for my class yesterday using the Max patch referenced here.
I am so sorry (in advance) to everyone for my off-pitch ad-lib singing.
Music: ‘Put me thru’ by Anderson. Paak
I see a lot of potential to manipulate time and light elements with Max/MSP, so I have begun collecting footage of things that may be interesting to:
- Speed up, slow down, time lapse, reverse, etc.
- Apply filters of light to, and play with lens glare a little
Here is an example of some footage I collected recently – biking around Brooklyn. Hopefully it can turn into something nice!