By Marinos Koutsomichalis
Create interactive and responsive audio-visual purposes with SuperCollider
- Master 2nd computer-generated pix and animation
- Perform advanced encodings and audio/data research
- Implement clever generative audio-visual platforms
SuperCollider is an atmosphere and programming language utilized by musicians, scientists, and artists who paintings with audio-files SuperCollider has integrated graphical good points that are utilized in conjunction with the sound synthesis server to create audio-visual mapping and sound visualization. if you want to create info visualizations through buying info from audio and visible assets, then this e-book is for you.
electronic sound artists have to learn, control, map, and visualize information whilst engaged on a systematic or an inventive undertaking. As an artist, this publication, by way of its various code examples offers you the required wisdom of SuperCollider's sensible functions, for you to extract significant details from audio-files and grasp its visualization concepts. This e-book can help you to prototype and enforce refined visualizers, sonifiers, and intricate mappings of your information.
This ebook takes a more in-depth examine SuperCollider gains corresponding to plotting and metering performance to dispel the mysterious air of secrecy surrounding the extra complex mappings and animation innovations. This booklet additionally takes you thru a few examples that assist you to create clever mapping and visualization platforms. in the course of the process the booklet, you are going to synthesize and optimize waveforms and spectra for scoping in addition to extract info from an audio sign. The later sections of the e-book specialise in complicated themes resembling emulating actual forces, designing kinematic constructions, and utilizing neural networks to allow you to enhance a visualization that has a average movement with constructions that admire anatomy and which include an clever encoding mechanism. This publication will train you every little thing you must paintings with clever audio-visual platforms to extract and visualize audio-visual information.
What you are going to study from this book
- Use the integrated plotting, scoping, and metering performance
- Synthesize effective waveforms and spectra
- Extract info from audio signs
- enforce refined encodings utilizing interpolation, good judgment, and neural networks
- Execute inventive visualizers
- Instrument subtle audio-visual generative structures
- Finalize and set up advanced tasks
- collect information from neighborhood or distant resources together with 3rd get together software program and
- layout and animate advanced visible constructions corresponding to fractals, particle structures, and kinematic creatures
This booklet is a regular consultant with quite a few code examples of functional functions. it is going to assist you boost your talents in growing refined visualizations whereas operating with audio-visual platforms.
Who this e-book is written for
This publication is perfect for electronic artists and sound artists who're accustomed to SuperCollider and who desire to extend their technical and sensible wisdom of mapping and visualization. it truly is assumed that you simply have already got a few adventure with the SuperCollider programming language and are accustomed to the basic audio synthesis techniques.