Wednesday, November 09, 2011
Virtual Marionette Project
Luis Miguel Barbosa is doing some interesting experiments with digital puppetry. His Virtual Marionette project uses an iPad to control a digital puppet character inside Animata (see previous posts). This takes advantage of the iPad's multi-touch interface to control multiple control points simultaneously in real-time.
He's also experimenting with something he calls WIIMATA, which uses two WIImotes to control a character inside Animata: