My Own Personal Fractal

Our first assignment for Constructing Generative Systems was to make a piece of generative art. Generative art is art that is founded on a set of predetermined rules. The artist creates the work by following these rules; in many ways…

Random Walk

The random walk is a mathematical model of a path of random steps. It is used to describe many processes in nature, like the path of a foraging animal or the motion of a gas particle. Our first assignment for…

Kinect’s Gone Nuclear

For our assignment this week, Melissa Dela Merced and I decided to do a variation on #9 of my skeleton tracking ideas. It’s not quite as fancy as my description, but it’s a good start. Nuclear Kinect from Melissa A….

Skeleton Tracking

For Computational Cameras, we are supposed to come up with 10 ideas for skeleton tracking using the Kinect. These are the ideas I came up with. 1) 2-person horse costume – apparently this requires 2 Kinects 🙁 2) controlling a…