Overview of previous work made with the Kinect,
Discussion of gesture mapping, and re-mediation in the context of media studies
Installation of Kinect software
Download and install Pd
Run Pd example patches
Intro to pd
Pd mapping library
Kinect objects and patches
Kinect as media controller
Kinect as part of an interactive system
Is there a difference?
Come up with a dream project, write a 1-2 paragraph description including the How, What, Where, Who and Why of it. Prepare any materials such as images, videos, audio, light bulbs, fans, etc. you might need.
Talk on 3d sensing, different kinds of cameras, visual and spacial sensing.
Incorporating how various spacial and visual sensors are used today, as well as historically, and which tool is the right one for the job.
Visual mapping of Kinect input
Aural mapping of Kinect input
Physical mapping of Kinect input to Arduino output
setup pre-made patches for integration with your projects
make alterations and new patches for completion of projects
Show & Tell
All course materials will be provided, but you must bring your own Kinect!