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klj3

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Registered since 16/07/07
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Website http://www.klj3.com


Projects

House Party - Interactive Narrative/Audio Installation

House Party is an interactive installation that uses the intuitive interface of a traditional dolls house, albeit with anthropomorphized characters, to explore a narrative with multiple plot threads. By placing characters face to face spectators can listen into conversations in order to navigate the story and find out more information about events.

Inspired by the techniques of Victorian ‘Ingénieurs’ (the engineers behind magicians)and the imagery of contemporary Japanese designers such as Nagi Noda, the artist created a piece that augments the computer with the internal mechanics of a modern illusory toy. An exploration of author Arthur C. Clarke's third law, any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.

The installation uses the fidicial tracking patch developed by the Reactable team in 2003 to create their collaborative electronic music instrument. A webcam set in the hollow plinth of the installation points up, looking through the perspex floor of the dolls house tracking fidicial markers placed on the bases of characters. This allows VVVV to determine the x and y postions of characters as well as their orientation.

VVVV passes these values to Adobe Director through the OSC encoder to the OSCXtra plugin. Depending on characters orientation and distances from one another different audio clips are triggered giving the effect of conversations between the House Party guests.

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Shoutbox

~1d ago

ivan.rastr: junior developer full-time opportunity in Saint-Petersburg. please contact

~2d ago

~2d ago

joreg: @barman74: define "doesn't work"

~2d ago

barman74: NOW i HAVE ALL GREEN BUT WHEN I TRY TO RUN vvv.exe or run start with demo bat ... doesn't work

~2d ago

StiX: hey guys i am in Berlin doing job on IFA, let me know if somebody wants to meet for some vvvv talk :3, i am here until the end of ifa

~2d ago

joreg: barman74: make sure you have \lib\thirdparty\x..\AddFlow5.ocx there. just in case..re-download, re-unzip (using 7-zip)

~2d ago

barman74: 5 of 6 are green I have problem to turn the last one to green (add flow acitvexcomponent)any advises ??

~3d ago

Gareth.Griffiths: @TidensBarn: Very nice, I just need a DK2 to test now =)

~4d ago

TidensBarn: plugin for oculus rift DK2: oculus-rift Head tracking works, more coming next week..

~4d ago

karistouf: set up all green