Projection mapping is something everyone wants to get involved in but it can be expensive to get a hold of projectors. We've all seen those sketchy looking cheap projectors boasting amazing specs. Well we took the plunge and picked one up!
One of the great things about TouchDesigner is the amount of pre-built tools that come with it. A lot of the time these go unexplored and folks end up re-inventing the wheel.
Elburz shows you not only a high level overview of how UVs work, but also dives into creating UV maps directly in TouchDesigner for geometry you have in your network.
The Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture is an international network of digital design researchers and professionals.
Hey there, Just decided to rerelease my tool for camera(s)/projector(s) work. It has nice visualization (imho!) and tons of features.
PICMA : PICKER & MAPPER Is a component for TouchDesigner, create for projection mapping. Select some parts of your video and distort them on the projection. You will need to plug in PICMA your Pixelmap (reference image grid of your video), and your video file. With PICKER you can :
Akiko Yamashita is a Japanese artist best known for projection mapping and light installations. She currently works with VT Pro Design, a full service creative design studio known for its innovative work for major technology and entertainment companies.
New media artist Harvey Moon "creator of tools and machines" wields outright wizardry using the HTC Vive for motion tracking in this performance that is the "culmination of dance, real time projection mapping and live audio synthesis".