All posts filed under: Mac


GMLStenciler [Mac, Windows, oF]

Golan has just announced the immediate availability of GMLStenciler, an open-source software project for converting Graffiti Markup Language (GML) drawings into vector-art stencils suitable for laser cutting. This free tool solves the problem of transforming GML’s widthless linear strokes into adjustably-thickened stencil patterns with automatically bridged islands. GMLStenciler is built in openFrameworks and can be downloaded here (with complete source code) […]


LiveView [iPhone, iPad, Mac]

Besides the beautiful icon, LiveView is a remote screen viewing application for the iPhone intended to help designers create graphics for mobile applications. The site suggest three good uses: FOR VISUAL DESIGNERS — Develop pixel–perfect graphics for the iPhone and iPad quickly and easily with a live view of your canvas/artboard while you work. FOR […]


BioRhythm [openFrameworks, Mac]

An element that is part of a bigger project call BioRhythm, Reza Ali created this beautiful generative openFrameworks application to render noised form with various shaders included. This is glsl noise distortion on a sphere in real-time and you can modify it via a number of parameters. The app also uses GLV, a GUI building […]


Comic Sans Destroyer [Mac]

“Happiness Brussels is looking for a graphic designer with taste. Before you send your candidature, please destroy Comic Sans from your computer immediately” says the specially designed site by Happiness Brussels, a Brussels based communication agency. Message is loud and whomever left out there still using Comic Sans. The download includes a simple Mac […]


nonsenseTypo [openFrameworks, Mac]

Since the cheesePlotter project (installation), deffekt (Martin Fuchs) has been making further experiments with type using openFrameworks. Latest in the series is nonsenseTypo, a generative font app available for download (mac Only). The application generates ambiguous variations on a letter in alphabet,  allowing you to browse different permutations. Download here + More examples here + […]


Lormalized [Processing, Mac, Windows]

LORMALIZED is the latest application by Reza Ali combining Lorenz equation, normalization and many, many particles (25k).. all made in Processing. Beautiful! LORMALIZED = Lorenz + nOrmalization + Real-tiMe + interActive + visuaLize + partIcles + reZa + + 4D. This visual piece was made using algorithmic composition. It runs in real-time and has interactive […]


Auto Smiley [openFrameworks, Mac]

Auto Smiley is a computer vision application that runs in the background while you work. The software analyzes your face while you are working and if it detects a smile it sends the the ascii smiley face letters “: )” as keyboard presses to the front most application. Created by Theo Watson for Download […]


LastHistory [Mac]

LastHistory allows you to analyze music listening histories from through an interactive visualization and to explore your own past by combining the music you listened to with your own photos and calendar entries. It is available as a desktop application for Mac OS X v10.5 or higher. Included are two modes, optimized for a different […]


IOGraphica [Mac, Windows, Linux]

Formerly known as MousePath, IOGraphica was created by Moscow designer Anatoly Zenkov to brighten up the routine work. Posting it at Flickr caused informal interest and afterward Anatoly Zenkov and his colleague Andrey Shipilov decided to evolve the app. IOGraphica is an application that tracks your mouse movements and converts them into a single image showing all the paths you have made with your mouse. The idea […]