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  1. "Missing" Walkthrough


    from Kyle McDonald Added 748 14 0

    This is a video I prepared the day after the opening for "Missing", in order to help Sonos Studio maintain the installation. This video happens to have been recorded at a funny point where…

  2. 1.9 Lanterns


    from Kyle McDonald Added 395 2 5

    Really, 2.5 lanterns. One of them got halfway before we had to stomp it out for fear of running into trees. The song is "1.9", off Andrew Eckel's most recent album, "Make A Laser…

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    • 2-Bit Noise Synth Improvisation


      from Kyle McDonald Added 1,786 44 14

      A new noise synth based on nandhopper-style synthesis. Using photocells for feedback resistors on four RC oscillators, with another 4093 acting as an unpredictable megaheterodyne capacitive sensor,…

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      • 3D Capture at 60fps


        from Kyle McDonald Added 51.4K 316 16

        Running the PS3Eye at 640x480, 60 fps in Open Frameworks http://openframeworks.cc This is an open source project, but the core is going through a lot of development right now. Check out the source…

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        • 3D Interface Mod: Alllife


          from Kyle McDonald Added 1,900 10 5

          Adapting the 3D interface to fit around my screen, for more direct visual feedback. I wanted to control a glitch instrument, "Alllife", with something other than my mouse. I rewrote the…

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          • 3d Multi-scale Turing Patterns


            from Kyle McDonald Added 2,675 29 8

            Working with an idea from Jonathan McCabe, extended to 3d http://www.wblut.com/2011/07/13/mccabeism-turning-noise-into-a-thing-of-beauty/ This is a 64^3 space, running at about 24 fps. I'm spinning…

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            • 3D Scanning in Madrid and Faro


              from Kyle McDonald Added 2,657 39 4

              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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              • Ambient Lapse around Troy


                from Kyle McDonald Added 1,063 27 9

                I mounted a webcam on my backpack (facing backwards) and plugged a stereo mic into my laptop (held facing forwards). A Processing sketch acquires each frame and keeps a running sum of the last 256…

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                • Ambient Lapse Around Troy


                  from Kyle McDonald Added 1,772 21 9

                  Another Troy ambient lapse (see previous video). Taken over an hour and a half. The audio is synced better, and the path is a combination of my initial improvised path and some planning. My favorite…

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                  • Audio Graffiti


                    from Kyle McDonald Added 1,681 1 3

                    Initial experiments with modified magnetic tape head and tape. Scratch-improvisation by Jason Rankins. I'm still in the process of developing a paint that can be used for sound-surfaces, and…

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                    • Automatic Sample Layout


                      from Kyle McDonald Added 4,178 155 12

                      I've been thinking about new ways of making music and working with sound. I'm especially excited about machine learning augmenting our selection of sounds, analyzing and decomposing existing…

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                      • Automatic Sample Layout (VAE)


                        from Kyle McDonald Added 1,157 40 1

                        An experiment building on similar work with t-SNE shown here https://vimeo.com/135511186 This shows around 28k "drum samples", mostly one-shot hits, all less than 6 seconds, only the first…

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