Having designed the physical components of the drawing machine, I began to consider how to create a meaningful interface for … More
My interest in animation has always had a strong focus on motion graphics. My appreciation in cinema developed at around … More
For my final project, I’ve decided to continue with the idea of a drawing machine, but with a slightly different … More
I’m beginning to work with data pulled in from cameras and images. Slit-scan photography is an ongoing interest of mine … More
Feast your eyes on this super basic walk cycle of a lumbering bathroom man. Done as an exercise in After … More
This week, we worked a little bit with external data that we could use for data visualizations. I was snooping … More
The key takeaway from this week’s assignment: stop-motion animation is hard.
The drawing machine I’m working on still only can make dots, so I need to create an algorithm that can … More
The idea of a CNC plotter has always been an interest of mine. The first plotter I actually encountered was … More
Iterating on the previous Orbiting Bodies sketches I had made, I tried to see if there was a more interesting way to display the movement of the particles. What I ended up with, was a grid of circles that respond to the proximity to the particles.
Through some solid team collaboration and a lot of hard work, we managed to pull together a little glimpse into the life of a great designer and maker.
There were a lot of lessons I took away from this assignment, but I think the main one was to … More
This last week we learned a few things that made me reconsider how I might be able to improve older … More
In class this week, we were challenged to fabricate something that made use of two different materials, and neither could … More
Our assignment this week was to create a p5 sketch that incorporates an algorithmic design and an interface device. Max Horwich, … More
For once, I decided to try and combine my physical computing assignment and fabrication assignment. Using what I learned in … More
Our next assignment is to craft a video piece that will serve as a portrait of an artist. Our group has a few different ideas on who we want to focus on, so we are purposely keeping our process open-ended.
While struggling to grasp some of the simpler elements of this class (like resistance and voltage), I’m slowly beginning to … More
I’ve spent a lot of time with laser cutters in the past. Becoming reacquainted in this week’s fabrication class was … More
Perhaps no form of interactive technology is more infuriating than the thermostat. I’m not talking about fancy Nest thermostats, but … More