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Mobile Lab

Interactive Poster

For my second week in mobile lab, I developed an interactive poster for Jaws. When the swimmer is pressed, the swimmer disappears. When the shark is pressed, the shark eats the swimmer. I used a color gradient for the background. The sky is a white rectangle. Additionally, I imported a custom font from the movie […]

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Live Image Processing and Performance

Start building video playback system

For this week in Live Image Processing and Performance, I began creating my first video playback system. For my first versions, I followed the tutorials that Matt Romein instructed online. I also watched Programming for People. I understand objects, messages, toggles, buttons, numbers, data types, and the order of operations. I still struggle, however, to […]

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Mobile Lab

Week 1: Haiku Poem

For my first week in mobile lab, I created a visual representation of a famous haiku. “Lighting One Candle” by Yosa Buson The light of a candle Is transferred to another candle— Spring twilight I wrote poetry in undergrad and desired to create a visual representation of my interests in the one button app. In […]

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Live Image Processing and Performance

Week 1: Footage

For my first week in Live Image Processing and Performance, I shot footage over a span of three days. In total, I shot 30 clips. They are highly serendipitous. I attempted to convey different lighting and texture based on contrasting environments. My house is next to a park and a pier. My clips are either […]

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In and Out of Reality: Integrative Mixed-Reality (XR) Studio

Assignment 1: Developing your first XR Application

For my first assignment, I created a simple beach scene. The scale of the plane is 0.09144 for X, Y, and Z, which I believe fits into a 3′ by 3′ cube. The ten objects are from Google Poly. Occasionally I would add an asset that appeared much larger than I expected. I gained experience […]

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PORTFOLIO

Death is imminent, but let’s have fun!

Description: In this four-player communication-based game, teams must work together in order to fix a defective spaceship and escape from an apocalyptic world. Exhibit: ITP Winter Show 2019 Tools: P5.js, Arduino, Illustrator Team members: Nicholas Grant, Tirta Rachman, Mingxi Xu, Paulami Roy Choudhury My group began by identifying the overall structure of the game. We […]

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PORTFOLIO

ITP Winter Show Poster

Phase One: Brainstorming I designed a poster for the 2019 ITP Winter Show. I immediately knew what kind of story I wanted to tell about the program. My favorite part of ITP is the range of the backgrounds of the students. I am always amazed when I ask students about their paths that led them […]

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PORTFOLIO

Spin Art Machine

I created a spin art machine out of tossed cardboard in the garbage that children painted on. For my projects, I enjoy recycling simple material by imbuing them with new meaning. I admire simple utilitarian designs.

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PORTFOLIO

Dinosaur House Party

A rendition of a dinosaur house party in 360° video. Created with Adobe After Effects. Team members: Nicholas Grant, Tirta Rachman, Rae Huang My team desired to create a playful dinosaur house party. We blended 360° video with Adobe After Effects, a technique that is not greatly explored. We began by checking out a 360° […]

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PORTFOLIO

MirageVR

A scene we all hope we never find ourselves in: being stuck in the desert to the point where we start hallucinating. This was the experience captured in MIRAGE, a VR experience using 360° video. We also used audio anchors, so whenever looking at a water pool, a different water sound was produced to enhance […]