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  1. Chopin as a Video Signal

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    Chopin's Waltz Op.64 No. 2 In C# Minor fed through an RF converter into the antenna of an old TV. Edit (10/17/07): Very similar to Carsten Nicolai's 2000 work "Telefunken" http://www.carstennicolai.com/?c=works&w=telefunken

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    • Telematic Drum Circle (Hacked)

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      I've been babysitting Byeong Sam Jeon's telematic drum circle http://www.telematicdrumcircle.net/ back here in Troy, NY while it's exhibited in Singapore at SIGGRAPH Asia 2008. I got…

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      • Nandhopper

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        2 minute improvisation on a BEAM-inspired minimalist 9V noise synth. Featuring: a 4093 (Quad NAND), 3 capacitors, and 4 homebrew force sensitive resistors. All in a compact, hot-glued, entomoid form! Note…

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        • Falling

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          Working with skeleton deformation in openFrameworks using the MakeHuman mesh. Music is Thembi by Shuta Hasunuma.

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          • Coronado to Imperial Beach

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            Technique: A windshield wiper mounted webcam is processed by a laptop, creating a time lapse where the exposures overlap (no movement is lost). The audio comes from pitch-shifting recordings from…

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            • Pointer Pointer (realtime)

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              A remix of the images and data from Pointer Pointer http://www.pointerpointer.com/ by Moniker http://studiomoniker.com/ The data was taken from http://www.pointerpointer.com/gridPositions.json…

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              • Beatboxing

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                Custom Max external using online clustering to map feature vectors of bark values onto frames from movie clips. Inspired by various VJing techniques. Music is "Deal Tree" from "Bumps".

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                • 3D Scanning in Madrid and Faro

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                  Overview of the last three weeks: starting at Medialab-Prado in Madrid, driving down to Faro in Southern Portugal, and visiting some of the islands nearby while doing a 3D scanning residency at DeVIR-CAPa…

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                  • Single-Camera Stereoscopy

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                    Leaving Termini in Rome, in 3D. Uses the parallel viewing technique http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stereoscopy Recorded on a single camera at 25 fps, with the right side delayed by one frame. Assuming…

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                    • I Eat Beats v2

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                      I rewrote the I Eat Beats project so I could use a linear polarizer with the webcam to cancel out the screen. Now there are a bunch more things you can do, like visualize the state of the sensors/interface…

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                      • Realtime 3D Scanning Test

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                        Massive glitching with a homebrew three-phase structured light scanner, built in Open Frameworks. I mounted the webcam above a projector, and moved them both around together. The glitches are from…

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                        • Poemes and Phonemes

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                          Phonologically driven generative poetry, explored as a response to the standard orthographically driven electronic poetry (and its precursors: Oulipo, Dada). A genetic algorithm operates on "Poemes"…

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