Gorgeous AV Production by Bob White

Occasionally, a certain project will catch your eye. When you start watching and listening, you find yourself drifting away for a few minutes. The acoustic and the optic will blend together to one beautiful harmony.

Such a project is Intermittently Intertwined by Bob White. Take a moment out of your day, and watch this in HD with some good speakers.



We were even more amazed when we found out that the video above is actually created in realtime. It's not often someone is equally talented at music, motion design as well as coding. So we had to find out more about the project.


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Spout - Sharing Video between Applications on Windows

Do you like stringing apps together like they are sneakers? Do you like the wonderful Syphon framework, but don’t have a Mac?

Then rejoice. Thanks to the efforts of Lynn and Robert Jarvis, there is now an easy way of doing exactly that.

It's called Spout.




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Tagtool <3 Resolume <3 Neonrost

We're very excited to bring you a guest tutorial on how to use the wonderful Tagtool for iPad as a source in Resolume, using the magic of Syphon.

But before we dive in to the techy goodness, you may be wondering what Tagtool is. I'm glad you asked!



Tagtool is a wonderfully fun application for the iPad, which allows you to unleash your painting skills, and animate and play with the result, all within a simple and intuitive interface.
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Resolume 4.1 Released!

We rarely are as excited about an update as we are about this one. Resolume 4.1 comes guns blazing with new additions to the arsenal, and shows everyone there's a new sheriff in town. So strap on your boots and put on your cowboy hat, because here we go!



By popular demand we added masking and cropping to the Advanced Output of Arena.



Also you can now route layers directly to slices, saving composition real estate and generally making your life easier.



Syphon is now natively supported on MacOSX. No more mucking about with 3rd party plugins. Just enable it via the preferences and check them thumbnails!



You can drop the bass like Paris with the new AV example set by Dan Wise.



With the new Layer Router you can now create a clip that takes the input from any layer below. For instance you can take layer 1 and and display it again as layer 4 but perhaps smaller or with a different effect. This is also really handy to create picture in picture compositions. Because the world needs more picture in picture effects.



This is a long wish come true. Like, over 10 year wish come true. Ever since Composite Station, we wanted to have a Japanese version of Resolume, and now that dream has finally come true. Konichiwa, Resolume-san! Thanks to the Projection Mapping Association of Japan.



Besides that of course there's a bunch of improvements to help improve your workflow and the ever important bug fixes. Check the full list below, or head over the download page: http://www.resolume.com/download/


New Features & Improvements
Draw mask & crop shapes in advanced output (Arena)
Direct layer input to slices in advanced output (Arena)
Reorder slices & masks by dragging & dropping in the list (Arena)
Native Syphon Input & Output (Mac)
Direct layer input to other layers via router source
Blackmagic capture speed and image quality improved!
Japanese translation and interface
Russian translation and interface
Support for 14 bit Midi via Pitch Bend
Show time remaining on clip timeline (click the time to switch between two modes)
Stop MIDI mapping with the escape key
Drop an effect directly on a layer or composition
Play once & hold for AV clips
Number of steps and Step size values for relative MIDI controller
New AV demo clips by Dan Wise
New B&W mixer

Fixed Bugz
[FIXED] Some plugins do not load on OS X 10.5
[FIXED] Some mixers do not load on win 7
[FIXED] DMX channel number sheet has been updated (again)
[FIXED] Crash with using some AV clips
[FIXED] AV clip set to play once and hold switches back to play once
[FIXED] MIDI out on APC40 makes the slider get stuck on min or max
[FIXED] Crash when triggering a column while low fps
[FIXED] Right click to reset layer AV slider no worky
[FIXED] /2 *2 buttons for BPM sync are not mappable
[FIXED] SMPTE Crashes
[FIXED] Crash when changing composition resolution
[FIXED] USB DisplayLink devices don't work (cause crash on startup)
[FIXED] After triggering a column the clip panel shows the wrong clip
[FIXED] Preview with SHIFT Arrow Keys does not show the clip in the preview monitor
[FIXED] Parameter reset by right click does not work on the name of the parameter in the advanced output
[FIXED] Crash when moving QC clip with parameter linked to audio FFT
[FIXED] Memory leak on shutdown
[FIXED] DMX shortcut for select deck is not remembered
[FIXED] Closing Resolume when QuickLook is open causes crash on shutdown
[FIXED] Add date to Screenshots file names instead of all the 1's
[FIXED] Decks disappear
[FIXED] CMD + A select all clips but does not show multiclipsettings panel
[FIXED] AV slider is not sent via OSC out when V slider is moved
[FIXED] Layer direction shortcuts (MIDI out) are not sent out correctly when clip is in ping pong mode
[FIXED] Column names are disappearing (again sigh!)
[FIXED] After relocating, resolume jumps back to first deck...
[FIXED] PNG image without extension causes crash when added as mask
[FIXED] Input field calculations do not work in the composition settings window
[FIXED] Load folder from Finder
[FIXED] OSC /activeclip/quicklook/0 does not turn quick look off
[FIXED] Closed Decks are coloured too dark
[FIXED] When you drag something over a clip, select the clip for easier drag & drop behaviour
[FIXED] Layer name label is midi mappable
[FIXED] Switch to 2 property panel layout when "Show layer property panel" is disabled and the layout is set to 3 panels
[FIXED] Video panel is unfolded by default (to keep Freek sane. Relatively speaking.)

Resolume 4.1.1 bug fixes:
[FIXED] Potential crash when using composition MIDI mapping
[FIXED] Composition MIDI mappings duplicated when switching decks
[FIXED] Serial number registration only valid for one user
[FIXED] APC40 controller dial has incorrect range

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