We've all heard whispers that the Zed cameras have great depth sensors and interesting feature sets, but even Elburz had never ended up getting his hands on one over the many years!
Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned interactive developer, festivals that focus around art and technology can be a great place to catch up on the latest technology, learn cool new skills and techniques, and most importantly, network with people in the industry!
Victor Vasarely is one of the most well known artists who worked in the Op Art style in the mid 20th century. Working in both painting and sculpture, he developed a unique style which often included bright, mind bending colors and simple geometric shapes.
There are a ton of ways that Python is integrated with operators in TouchDesigner. We all have likely referenced channel values, DAT tables, or controlled our operators with Python. As you work on larger projects, the organizational features of Python start to become incredibly useful.
Every artist or developer has a toolkit they like to use. When traveling to project sites or art residencies, it can be particularly difficult to know how much of your gear and studio you should bring.
When it comes to controlling your computer, there are tons of options. One of the options that goes under-rated in the interactive and immersive communities are the Elgato Stream Decks. These great devices are USB controllers with crisp tactile buttons and solid software for programming it.
With the new 2022 release of TouchDesigner there are a TON of amazing new features that developers and artists are excited to dive into. But as with any new release of this size, it can feel overwhelming on what to dive into first and how to approach some of these new features.