Media Lobotomy – sites

YourTube – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC00lrQzIkOJspCXeDUZqQaw

Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Media-Lobotomy-538411616364485

Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/medialobotomy/

GitHub – https://github.com/medialobotomy?tab=repositories

Real-Time Code

Processing https://processing.org/ (open source)

p5js https://p5js.org/ 

Max 7 (Max/MSP & Jitter) https://cycling74.com/ 

OpenFrameworks http://openframeworks.cc/ (open source)

Cinder https://libcinder.org/

Pure Data https://puredata.info/ (Open Source)

TouchDesigner https://www.derivative.ca/

Visual programming language for real-time multimedia content

ISADORA https://troikatronix.com/

VVVV https://vvvv.org/  (win) (free for noncommercial use)

Smode http://smode.fr/

Three.js https://threejs.org/

KodeLife https://hexler.net/software/kodelife

The Book of Shaders https://thebookofshaders.com/

Shadertoy https://www.shadertoy.com/ (Online realtime WebGL/OpenGL programing)

Quartz Composer 

Filter Forge – Procedural textures

Vuo – Node-based interactive media

VSXu – Audio Visualizer, Music Visualization, Visual Programming Language, Real time Graphics Design Platform

Nuke – node-based visual programming software for visual effects compositing and motion graphics

Paper.js – http://paperjs.org

Drawbot – http://www.drawbot.com 

Midi/OSC tools

Osculator

OSCulator is the missing link between your controllers and your music or video software

Andreas har en licens, sprøg ham

Bomes – Midi Translator

Account – sebastian@hackstage.com pass:Storesko12 Der er licens og download.

Numerology

Midi/OSC module based sequencer. Good for random stuff.

Score 

Free interactive Midi/OSC sequencer.

Video       

Adobe Premiere Pro http://www.adobe.com/products/premiere.html

AVID http://www.avid.com/media-composer

FCPX https://www.apple.com/final-cut-pro/

Davinci Resolve https://www.blackmagicdesign.com/products/davinciresolve/

FinalCut https://www.apple.com/final-cut-pro

Natron https://natron.fr/ (Free video composition program)

Nuke https://www.foundry.com/products/nuke (VFX version only hd  x free )

Video Encoders

FFmpeg https://www.ffmpeg.org/

iFFmpeg (gui for ffmpeg, OS X only) http://www.iffmpeg.com/

Handbrake https://handbrake.fr/downloads.php

MEncoder http://www.mplayerhq.hu/design7/documentation.html

Mpeg streamclip https://mpeg-streamclip.en.softonic.com/mac

Adobe Media Encoder

Avidemux http://fixounet.free.fr/avidemux/download.html

Permute (MacOSX, app store) http://software.charliemonroe.net/permute.php 

Video Content Analysis

Synopsis https://github.com/synopsis 

 

Screen Capture / Streaming

Sigmasix Syphoner (OS X only) http://www.sigmasix.ch/syphoner/

Squared 5 http://www.squared5.com/

Open Broadcaster Software https://obsproject.com/

Snapz Pro X https://www.ambrosiasw.com/utilities/snapzprox/

Screenflick (OSX only)  https://www.araelium.com/screenflick

Web recorder https://webrecorder.io/

CamTwist http://camtwiststudio.com/

ScreenCaptureSyphon http://techlife.sg/ScreenCaptureSyphon/

ScreenFlow (OSX only) https://www.telestream.net/screenflow/overview.htm

QuickTime http://etc.usf.edu/techease/4all/getting-started/creating-screen-recordings-with-quicktime-player/

NDI https://newtek.com/ndi/tools/


Video Routing

Syphon http://syphon.v002.info/ (MAC)

Sigmasix Syphoner (OS X only) http://www.sigmasix.ch/syphoner/

Spout http://spout.zeal.co/ (PC)

 

Video Synthesis

Lumen https://lumen-app.com/

Vsynth https://www.facebook.com/vsynth74/ + https://www.instagram.com/vsynth74/

LZX https://www.lzxindustries.net/

Jones Video Synthesizer http://www.videosynth.com

Gieskes http://gieskes.nl/ 

MaxMSP+Jitter a.k.a. Max 7 http://cycling74.com

Cathodemer http://hypertonal.net/cathodemer/

Tachyons+ http://tachyonsplus.tumblr.com/

A facebook community about DIY video synth https://facebook.com/groups/VIDEOCIRCUITS/

Video Signal Processing

Signal Culture http://www.signalculture.org/appclub.html

 

VJing Software

VDMX http://vidvox.net/

Modul8 https://www.modul8.us/

Coge VJ https://imimot.com/cogevj/

Super Pikix Pi http://www.pikilipita.com/superpikixpi/ (Raspberry Pi)

Z-Vector https://z-vector.com/ (works with depth sensor like microsoft’s kinect)

GrandVJ http://vj-dj.arkaos.net/grandvj/about

Resolume https://resolume.com/software/v6

Zwobot https://zwobotmax.com (Max for Live)

MAX/MSP/Jitter http://cycling74.com

Quartz Composer: MacOS only, it’s a developer tool so getting it can be… interesting : info here http://artandtech.aalto.fi/?page_id=1368 also, free Kineme patches for QC http://kineme.net 

Quasecinema  http://www.quasecinema.org/ (open)

gifSlap http://gifslap.com/ (Open source, uses gifs only)

 

Projection Mapping

Mapio http://visution.com/mapio

Mad Mapper http://madmapper.com/

MapMap https://mapmapteam.github.io/ (Open source)

VPT https://hcgilje.wordpress.com/vpt/ (Open source)

TouchDesigner Kantan Mapper (https://www.derivative.ca/wiki099/index.php?title=Kantan_Mapper)

TouchDesigner Camschnapper (https://www.derivative.ca/wiki099/index.php?title=Camschnapper)

ISADORA https://troikatronix.com/

Reaktor  – A/V programing platform

Dynamapper /optoma projection mapper for iOS/Android http://dynamapper.net 

Stop Motion

DragonFrame

Stop motion animation software. Preview animation and capture still images from many cameras: Canon, Nikon, Sony, Olympus, …

Time Lapse Assembler (Mac), merge JPGs into movie: http://www.dayofthenewdan.com/projects/time-lapse-assembler-1/ 

Audio

Audio Sculpt (MacOS only) http://anasynth.ircam.fr/home/software/audiosculpt 

Adobe Audition

Pro Tools http://www.avid.com/pro-tools

Soundflower https://rogueamoeba.com/freebies/soundflower/

Chuck http://chuck.cs.princeton.edu/ (open source)

Spear http://www.klingbeil.com/spear/ 

Audacity http://www.audacityteam.org/ (open source)

Super Collider http://supercollider.github.io/ (open source)

FM8 https://www.native-instruments.com/en/products/komplete/synths/fm8/

CSound http://csound.github.io/ (open source)

JUCE https://www.juce.com/

Ableton https://www.ableton.com/en/

Max for Live devices

J74 V-Module (VJing) http://fabriziopoce.com/max.html 

Vizzable (VJing)  http://vizzable.zeal.co/

Zwobot (VJing) https://zwobotmax.com

Pure Data https://puredata.info/ 

Max/MSP https://cycling74.com/ 

Kyma http://kyma.symbolicsound.com/ 

Ardour (http://ardour.org/) (open source)

Reaper http://reaper.fm/

JUCE (https://www.juce.com/)

Baudline (http://www.baudline.com/) (spectral analyzer)

Volumetric (http://udart.dk/portfolio/volumetric/)

Loopback https://rogueamoeba.com/loopback/ (MacOS)

BPM

Waveclock – Waveclock converts music to MIDI Clock real-time, tracking music similarly as humans do.

Sequencing

Vezer – Envelope sequencer midi/OSC

IanniX – Graphical open-source sequencer for digital art

Image Editing

Basic Image Editing 

GIMP: https://www.gimp.org/

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Lightroom

Corel Painter https://painterartist.com/en/product/painter/

Krita https://krita.org/

Paint.NET https://www.getpaint.net/

Vector Image Editing

Adobe Illustrator

Inkscape https://inkscape.org 

Vectr https://vectr.com/

Super Vectorizer (MAC) http://www.svgvector.com/vectorize-image-mac.html

Command-Line Image Editing

Imagemagick (SDK) https://imagemagick.org
ImageMagick (Mac Binary) http://cactuslab.com/imagemagick/ 

UI – Design

Adobe XD

Figma: https://www.figma.com/ 

Haiku: https://www.haiku.ai/?r=UwBBr 

 

3D

Rhinoceros https://www.rhino3d.com/ 

Blender https://www.blender.org/ (open source)

Zbrush http://pixologic.com/

Fusion 360 https://hwww.autodesk.com/products/fusion-360/overview

Also: Slicer for  Fusion 360

Cinema 4D https://www.maxon.net/en-us/products/cinema-4d/overview/

Houdini https://www.sidefx.com/

Maya https://www.autodesk.com/products/maya/overview

3DS Max https://www.autodesk.com/products/3ds-max/overview

Light Wave https://www.lightwave3d.com/

Polybrush http://polybrush.org 

Netfabb https://www.autodesk.com/products/netfabb/overview

Sculptris http://pixologic.com/sculptris/

Substance Designer, Painter, etc for textures

Meshmixer: http://www.meshmixer.com/ 

Fractal Rendering

Mandelbulb 3D

Free 3D fractal rendering software, win/OSX

Saved fractals, colors and light parameters can be found here

Chaotica

2D fractal rendering software, win/OSX

 

3D Scanning

Agisoft Photoscan http://www.agisoft.com/

Skanect http://skanect.occipital.com/ (only works with Kinect 1)

Recap: https://www.autodesk.com/products/recap/overview

Altizure (iOS/Android/web) https://www.altizure.com

Flowchart + Diagram

Design.io (online) https://draw.io 

Game Engines and Virtual Reality

Unity https://unity3d.com/

OSC Control for Unity http://uniosc.monoflow.org/
A lot of plugins (Syphon, NDI, etc…) for Unity by Keijiro Takahashi https://github.com/keijiro?tab=repositories

Unreal https://www.unrealengine.com/en-US/blog

CryEngine https://www.cryengine.com/

TouchDesigner

Oculus: https://www.derivative.ca/wiki099/index.php?title=Oculus_Rift 

Vive https://www.derivative.ca/wiki099/index.php?title=HTC_Vive

Keijiro Takahashi Github https://github.com/keijiro

Max/MSP Unity Interoperability Kit http://disis.music.vt.edu/main/portfolio.php

The Conductor – Max / MSP open source toolkit for VRTK https://github.com/cgfarmer4/TheConductor

Xenko https://www.xenko.com

Godot https://godotengine.org/

WebVR

            WebVR https://webvr.info/

chromeVR: http://vr.chromeexperiments.com/

three.js: https://threejs.org/examples/webvr_vive.html

reactVR: https://facebook.github.io/react-vr/

A-Frame: https://aframe.io/examples/

WebAR

ar.js: https://github.com/jeromeetienne/AR.js/blob/master/README.md

AR

          ARKit (ios): https://developer.apple.com/arkit/

          ARCore (pixel 2/galaxy s8): https://developers.google.com/ar/

AR Foundation (Unity): https://docs.unity3d.com/Packages/com.unity.xr.arfoundation@1.0/manual/index.html

          ARToolKit: https://artoolkit.org/

          Vuforia: https://developer.vuforia.com/

          EasyAR: https://www.easyar.com/

Mobile Apps

Glitche http://glitche.com/

HYPERSPEKTIV https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/hyperspektiv/id1058051662?mt=8

TouchOSC https://hexler.net/software/touchosc (IOS + Android)

Lemur https://liine.net/en/products/lemur/ (IOS + Android)

Pixite Apps

Adobe Capture

p5.js editor: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/p5-js-editor/id1296619254?mt=8

Spacedesk http://spacedesk.net (android device as external monitor)

DroidcamX https://dev47apps.com/ (android device camera as webcam)

Project Management, Storyboarding, & Planning

Keynote – MacOSX only, free https://www.apple.com/keynote/ 

Storyboarder (free & open source) https://wonderunit.com/storyboarder/

Curio (MacOSX)  https://www.zengobi.com/curio/

Teamweek (web) https://teamweek.com/

Developers who release tools & plugins across many softwarez

Vade (Anton Marini) ~ http://v002.info

Bangnoise (Tom Butterworth) ~ http://kriss.cx/tom/

Utility tools

Daisy Disk – Disk analyzer tool for MacOS

SiteSucker – downloads complete websites

AESyphon Syphon plugin for AE

Motion Capture/Input Middleware

NI Mate – output Kinect as OSC

iPi – Motion Capture

Computer Vision Middleware

OpenTSPS – simple application to track people with computer vision

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