First Kinect Prototype

Posted on February 11, 2012 by Patrick under Final Project

After downloading Synapse I put together my first Kinect prototype using MaxMSP. Max is reading the coordinates of my left and right hand and adjusts the pitch of the sound based on their distance from the sensor. Moving far away makes the pitch increase while moving closer makes it decrease. My plan is to get the […]

Kinect Fun

Posted on February 2, 2012 by Patrick under Final Project

Yesterday I spent several hard earned euros on a Kinect sensor. Since then I’ve been hard at work experimenting with it. I’m planning on using the Kinect with Processing and/or MaxMSP for my final project. Below are some resources I have found useful for each application. Processing Daniel Shiffman (www.shiffman.net/p5/kinect/) Shiffman very helpfully breaks down […]

Thoughts on my Final Project

Posted on January 27, 2012 by Patrick under Final Project

So we’ve just finished the first week of our second semester back in college. The pressure is on now to get specific about what we’re planning to do for our final project. I’ve decided to pick Contemporary Art in the Public Realm as my elective. I was really interested in doing Programming Music Systems, but […]