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by jstenner
Sat Mar 02, 2013 2:14 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Kinect + Processing
Replies: 0
Views: 941

Kinect + Processing

The Kinect is pretty easy to connect to Processing using the SimpleOpenNI library: http://code.google.com/p/simple-openni/ Download the file called SimpleOpenNI.XXX.zip from the above URL. Expand it and rename the folder "SimpleOpenNI" and place it in your sketchbook (wherever you've defin...
by jstenner
Sat Mar 02, 2013 1:57 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Kinect + Max/MSP + Synapse
Replies: 1
Views: 2250

Re: Kinect + Max/MSP + Synapse

Here's a screenshot of a Kinect Max patch by Natalie Lessman and Sarah Dailey for their Installation project In Place, In Motion.
LessmanPatch.png
Please add more as you make them.
by jstenner
Sat Mar 02, 2013 1:21 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Kinect + Max/MSP + Synapse
Replies: 1
Views: 2250

Kinect + Max/MSP + Synapse

To get the Microsoft Kinect to talk to Max/MSP you'll use the intermediary application Synapse. Synapse uses the Open Sound Control protocol to relay the spatial information generated by the Kinect to a UDP(s) port on your computer. Essentially it creates a server, using a specified set of ports, to...
by jstenner
Mon Feb 25, 2013 2:24 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: RED Epic Dragon, Raven and Komodo
Replies: 7
Views: 4092

RED Epic Dragon, Raven and Komodo

Excellent first look for newbies introduction: http://youtu.be/pqTFBd84z54 Our equipment with links to operation manual and downloads: RED Epic Dragon: https://www.red.com/downloads/epic-dragon-6k RED Raven 4.5K: https://www.red.com/downloads/raven-4.5k RED Komodo: https://www.red.com/download/komod...
by jstenner
Sun Jan 06, 2013 12:00 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Using Eclipse as Processing IDE
Replies: 0
Views: 1455

Using Eclipse as Processing IDE

Processing's PDE interface is just fine when you're first learning to code, but if you ever use a more advanced IDE, you'll quickly become spoiled with various features. Refactoring (renaming classes/functions/variables across multiple files in a project), syntax highlighting (color coded elements),...
by jstenner
Thu Dec 13, 2012 10:07 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Maya and Mental Ray Satellite rendering
Replies: 0
Views: 1829

Maya and Mental Ray Satellite rendering

HOW TO DO BATCH RENDER IN OUR LAB (for newbies) ------------------------------ The goal here is to have Mental Ray process our scene using distributed rendering to neighboring computers in the lab. We also want to maximize the amount of RAM available for this by not requiring Maya to be open (suckin...
by jstenner
Sun Aug 12, 2012 8:35 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: BrightSign video preparation
Replies: 3
Views: 4083

Re: BrightSign video preparation

One situation where this is still critical, though, is with seamless looping video. Unless you format your video as MPEG-2 Transport Stream WITHOUT AUDIO, you won't be able to seamlessly loop. You will have a slight delay at the end of your clip before it begins the next loop. So, for seamlessly loo...
by jstenner
Mon Apr 02, 2012 5:53 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: BrightSign video preparation
Replies: 3
Views: 4083

Re: BrightSign video preparation

This has pretty much been made obsolete with the addition of QuickTime support, however, it is still recommended if you want reliably frame accurate, highest quality, dependable HD sync and playback.
by jstenner
Sat Mar 26, 2011 7:12 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Working with P2 HD media in FCP
Replies: 0
Views: 915

Working with P2 HD media in FCP

This video tutorial explains how to work with your previously ingested P2 media from our HPX-170 HD video camera in Final Cut Pro. The tutorial is for FCP 6, but the process of using Log and Transfer is the same in Final Cut Studio (our version). http://library.creativecow.net/articles/ross_shane/p2...
by jstenner
Sat Mar 26, 2011 10:29 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Panasonic HPX-170 P2 Offload
Replies: 0
Views: 2845

Panasonic HPX-170 P2 Offload

P2 Offload procedure for Mac by Barry Green, taken from this URL with additional comments by Jack: http://www.dvxuser.com/V6/showthread.php?t=118672 If you intend to use a Mac to offload P2 cards, follow these procedures. Failing to do so can subject you to ruining your footage. What has worked in t...