Final – Kendrick of Oz

Final work: I followed Gabe’s suggestion and manipulated the video live, using several effects in Max. This worked out well because I was able to create a new perspective each time! I also attempted to apply a cool video transition showing my keypad skills but…  I’m certain I’ll get better with Premiere in time   ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Both…

Interactive Video — Kendrick of OZ

I believe there are many stories told through song. Some are easily identifiable and others are cryptic — and only truly relatable – let me rephrase – only truly understood through familiarity. I can personally attest to this because I’ve done it plenty myself. I’ve always been able to naturally express raw emotion through music….

Augmented reality — Dance Off!!!

Software: Unity, Adobe Mixamo, Adobe Fuse. Idea: Dance off between two animations. Taunting character chat during movements. Loser blows up at the end. Issues: Unable to make transition to change dance movements. Objects looks 2D. Characters don’t really scale on target image.   I used a Keith Haring piece as the target image for my…

Video Mapping — “All in my head”

I thought about how often I stare out of windows, namely from one of my windows at home that streams very little sunlight. I wouldn’t call this window completely useless (it’s across from another apartment building) because I often allow my mind to drift off into different spaces. Often times, I envision myself on a warm…

Light — Let there be light! — Chakra 2050

I collaborated with classmates to build on a light sculpture/light installation piece. We agreed on a critical environmental issue, water pollution. The data is actually terrifying; “our drinkable water sources are finite: Less than 1 percent of the earth’s freshwater is actually accessible to us.” Water is essential to human life, I can’t believe preservation is even…