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vvvvhat happened in July 2017

previously on vvvv: vvvvhat happened in June 2017

so where were we? time flies..so many things you should know about..let's see


two month have past since NODE17 and still things are trickling in:


glad you asked..so good actually! we noticed already at NODE that interest in it was bigger than we'd have hoped for. some of our VL workshops had 60! people attending. after the convincing presentations by sebl, lasal and dottore (recorded only in our minds) it is now good to see more and more people starting to really use it, judging by the recent increased number of related questions on the forum. a lot vl-talk is also happening on the chat where everyone is very welcome to hang out with fellow patcherpeople.

we finally have alpha-builds in both x86 and x64 stable again and are still working on fine-tuning the node-importing elias demoed at the keynode. status: it is basically finished and only needs some beauty-tweaks here and there. in fact all of vl's libraries are using the feature already in alpha builds and we couldn't be more happy with how it turned out. using .net libraries in a visual programming envvvvironment has never been easier (citation needed!).

check out sebls proof of concept of using OpencvSharp in vl without writing a single line of code. magic? mhm... having troubles getting a library to work in vl? we'd love to help you! please get in contact via the forum or chat..

documentation is progressing continuously. latest chapters added:


you'd think there is a summerbreak but far from...once again we got an amazing round of new contributions, check these:



the vvvv.Academy has just started into its first term with 9 students meeting up with dominikKoller once a week to get an intensive vvvv treatment. we're looking forward to seeing their progress..

in case you're bored in berlin right now there is a 3 day Parametric Design with Cardboard in vvvv workshop by lasal starting tomorrow (August 3).

a little reminder: this friday: CreativeCodeBerlin Meetup

and in case you're up for a residency on the cozy island of tenerife in november check this Open Call by io with a deadline of August 31.


first up massive thanks to dominikKoller for digging through the large amount of projects that have been realized using vvvv over the past years and creating this parutiful showcase page:

100+ Selected vvvv Projects

then learn from the below how you properly document your projects. very well done:

and a 3d Virtual Tour done in vvvv.js by 4Fx.

Blast from the past

remember NODE08 when we first met defetto and dottore and they were already way ahead with what they were doing? check an extensive documentation of their project WiiWiiWiiWii which they demonstrated back then. good find robotanton!

anything to add? please do so in the comments.
Gut Patch!

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~7d ago

joreg: Workshop on 22 02: Unlocking Shader Artistry: A Journey through ‘The Book of Shaders’ with FUSE. Signup here: https://thenodeinstitute.org/courses/ws23-vvvv-12-book-of-shaders/

~18d ago

joreg: Talk and Workshop on February 15 & 16 in Frankfurt: https://visualprogramming.net/blog/vvvv-at-node-code-frankfurt/

~20d ago

woei: @Joanie_AntiVJ: think so, looks doable

~20d ago

xd_nitro: Anyone remember who increased projector brightness by removing some components that product the color?

~21d ago

Joanie_AntiVJ: This looks super interesting (vectors over network) would anyone here know how to implement this in beta? https://github.com/madmappersoftware/Ponk

~28d ago

joreg: Workshop on 01 02: Data Sensing and Logging with Arduino Signup here: https://thenodeinstitute.org/courses/ws23-vvvv-09-data-sensing-and-logging-with-arduino-and-vvvv/

~1mth ago

domj: I've added myself to vvvv specialists available for hire See at the bottom, lmk if you want to collab or in need of tutoring! ❤️

~1mth ago

joreg: Workshop on 25.01: Create Sequencers and Precise Clock Based Tools. Signup here: https://thenodeinstitute.org/courses/ws23-vvvv-08-create-sequencers-and-precise-clock-based-tools-in-vvvv-gamma/