Category Archives: Beginnings

How it should all look 2

I played around with those initial ideas and it was all to obvious, more like some bad video game, this ties right back to what I don’t want to do, I don’t want to fit right into someone’s ideas of what computer … Continue reading

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How it should all look

Currently thinking of it as multiple nodes, each node (an individual mic) could be represented as hill in the landscape undulating and changing colour based on the input, erupting into waves of light connecting nodes as the vibrations move from … Continue reading

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A little tech testing 2- fun with Arduino

Very excited my Arduino kit arrived, only one day after ordering. I got it up and running in no time, flashing leds, turning of an on leds with pressure switches, even switching a tri coloured led through all its colours. … Continue reading

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A little tech testing 1- fun games with projectors

Filling a room with light was a key part of this idea, so to see how it would work I borrowed a projector and collected an array of shiny thing and waited for night. (I also created a few mock … Continue reading

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How to do it.

The plan so far. project onto a sphere, use contact mics to measure movements and vibrations in the room, what will be great for this is if the room is quite noisy this will set up the natural heartbeat or … Continue reading

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Taking away the computer – a peek down the path of physical computing

After much thought and consultation I decided to start down the path of physical computing. I have always been interested in how people relate to technology, for work as an interactive nedia developer it’s essential to have some insight into … Continue reading

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So what is it going to be.

The plan so far. The idea is to immerse the viewer inside the computers mind (Ok maybe mind is pushing it, how about brain or world) You step in to a room a fully projected space surrounded by undulating lights and colour … Continue reading

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A self directed project -what to do?

Soooo what to do. lots of grand ideas, but little time and still so many skills to learn techniques to hone, things to experiment with. So what is it that excites me ? Large scale projections lights, interactivity, e-media that’s … Continue reading

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