..::(Update May 2019 at bottom of page)::.. What's the best way to capture VJing live? I put this article together to share some of the best ways I've found over the years to capture an HDMI signal from a computer. Additionally, it also covers ways to share visuals from one computer to another so that … Continue reading Best way to capture and share VJ content?
https://vimeo.com/122968869 JUSTSO - Fabergé at Harrods - Projection Mapping Central. JUSTSO Create One Of The World’s Most Complicated Interactive Projection Campaigns For Fabergé. JUSTSO was commissioned by Fabergé to create and develop their pre-Easter 2015 campaign. Stuart Henry, award-winning international window designer, conceived the idea of a virtual egg. Stuart with his team at JUSTSO visualised an … Continue reading JUSTSO – Fabergé at Harrods – Projection Mapping Central
It's just a thought, but as I've heard from other in my field, it's no longer faux pas to switch from a Mac to PC, especially with the seemingly limitless capabilities of Touch Designer. I still think Mad Mapper & VDMX are amazing tools, but touch designer seems to be ready for just about anything. … Continue reading This is why I might start using Touch Designer
This was a cool experiment with myself and Todd, we cut and planned a large sized truck to projection map onto for a party we had the night before a monster truck show. All in all it went off fantastic. Here is a video highlighting the setup and event.
Eye Mix Ear, EXE, or EME... has been a dream of mine for quite some time now. The idea came about as I starred blankly at my friends spotify account playing music at his house party, without any visuals, the TV was just boring. I had it in my mind after seeing DJ's hold back … Continue reading New Year for EyeMixEar DJ VJ Live Mashups
The near conclusion of this year has been busy to say the least. What is normally a calm, cold, and tranquil time of the year has been replaced by action, warmer weather, and the start of an exciting event that will now be taking place in the heart of downtown Ft. Myers Florida each month. … Continue reading 1st Ever Ft. Myers Mystery Walk with Friends
It dawned on me last night that the flyers that get spread out to promote parties are the same thickness (weight) as business card card stock. So I took myself to the local techshop laser and tested out this idea. More to come. (the first picture is what they looked like before I hit them … Continue reading Repurposing old party flyers as business cards
October 1st 2014, kicked off with the VIA festival and ProjectileObjects was there to represent in a big way. We had two shows planned at the REX Theater in the Southside of Pittsburgh, PA. The first was on Thursday October 2nd with DeafHeaven, Liturgy, & Slices, the second show was on Saturday October 4th … Continue reading Video: VIA 2014 Deafheaven Liturgy Little People Yppah & Projectileobjects
There have been many ups and downs when it comes to pulling the videos that you want back off the web and with youtube constantly updating their streaming protocols certain browser extensions such as BYTubeD no longer work. It is for that reason that I am going to list the ones that still work. 1. … Continue reading New: Downloading videos and audio from the web for VJing
http://instagram.com/p/qb9uk6luB4/ What a fun show. After a long morning, I packed my bags and headed to Baltimore to crawl the arts festival just before setting up at the Metro Gallery on N. Charles St. Upon hearing the mic check I knew I was in for a awesome night of visuals in a style that Baltimore … Continue reading Baltimore MetroGallery July 18th 2014 w/ Cakes Da Killa & More
This was a good learning experience this weekend. Our party hit capacity pretty quickly and the myriad of faces were happy and enthusiastic. So here's what I learned from this event that may help guide future snow themed events in the future. 1. Dry ice is expensive, dangerous, and just not worth it... I picked … Continue reading VJing, Snowmachines, and, dry ice.
DJ Thermos made a song and asked me to do a mix. Here is the live result of that effort: More mixes to come from various artists and collaborators.
Update: Check out the latest post on this subject here: https://projectileobjects.com/2014/10/16/new-downloading-videos-and-audio-from-the-web-for-vjing/ ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- You may have seen one of my previous posts, Batch Downloading and Converting Youtube Videos. It was a great method that has stopped working only within the past few months. The reason being = DASH. Dash is a streaming protocol that has … Continue reading Downloading Youtube Videos for VJing Mac & PC.
An idea was formed and we made it happen a few hours before the event. Check out the video to see what we did or go to instructables.com to do it yourself. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Giant-Druids-Ghosts-or-Whatever-and-Projectio-1/ Software used = Madmapper and VDMX http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7K5Xp3yKK4E
Doing a little researching and I've been coming across some simple, but great VJ apps for the ipad, such as VJay by Algoriddim: http://www.algoriddim.com/vjay I wouldn't say that they are a true replacement for computer applications such as VDMX or Modul8, but at the moment they will help to bring a big surprise in the … Continue reading Looking into the future with the Larva Projection Mapping App