I was reviewing homework assignments for my Intro to Computational Media class and realized I never published my work from our week 8 assignment where we were working with data in P5. Here it is. Police violence against civilians has been a hot topic for the past couple years, and is particularly relevant with the … Continue reading ICM CSV Test – Mapping Police Violence
This week in Animation, we’re starting work on our first After Effects project. It took me a while to settle on a narrative. I initially wanted to create a piece based on my grandmother’s experience slipping into dementia. It’s a powerful subject, but I realized it was a bit more than I can accomplish in … Continue reading A Story About Gnomes
For as long as I can remember I’ve been a huge fan of video games. It doesn’t matter what kind of game we’re talking about – strategy, RPG, first person, farming simulator – I’ll likely love it. Naturally, when it came time to start thinking about midterm projects, I gravitated towards building a game of some … Continue reading ICM Final Project Proposal
First week of work on my PComp Final in the bag! I wrote a specification for my project, the Ironic Lunchbox, which you can find here. Today we completed initial play tests to answer design and interaction questions before diving deep into our project. I opted to go super simple for this, working entirely with … Continue reading PComp Final Project Plan
While preparing for this assignment, I came across this great P5 example sketch for turning the pixels of an uploaded video into ellipses, which creates the appearance of the video being made in a dot matrix style. This struck me as incredibly cool, so I wanted to experiment with applying the same effect to a webcam … Continue reading Fun with webcams – ICM week 9
The time has finally come: we’re entering finals season. Thankfully, this will be an opportunity to spend some quality time with a single project, which is exactly what I’ve been hoping for. I’ve been frustrated over the last 9 weeks by the lack of time to dive deep into any one project; I came to … Continue reading PComp Final Project Brainstorm
When my group and I first started thinking about what to make our stop motion video about, we were in the middle of our PComp midterms. Of course our first instinct was to make the video about midterms at ITP. During our first meeting as a team we settled on making a video about an … Continue reading Boo!