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Cinder

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05/06/2014 / Android, Cinder, iOS

Created by Tel-Aviv based designer and programmer Ariel Malka, He Liked Thick Word Soup is the latest experiment in the Chronotext series, a growing collection of software experiments exploring the relation between text, space and time. While some apps claim to ...
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16/04/2014 / Cinder, iOS

Created by Kris Meeusen and Lab101 for one of their favourite Belgium bands Nid & Sancy, The Cut up Jeans Technique is an iOS app that plays the new album as long as you shake your device. All animations are ...
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27/01/2014 / Cinder, Processing

Back in 2012 Nicolas Ménard created a project with the idea to design a book on the topic of colour, using a random process that generated abstract forms. Starting with colorimetric system, the process turns data functions into visual equivalents ...
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17/10/2013 / Cinder, Featured, Tutorials

Cinder has the reputation of having a steep learning curve that’s difficult to overcome for programmers not familiar with C++. I’m not going to lie and tell you that there’s a shortcut that doesn’t require learning some C++, as well ...
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Leap Motion has arrived and even though we have all heard about the difficulties and challenges of using Leap to for precise control, the device nonetheless has created a domain for interacting with digital in a refreshing new way. If ...
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25/06/2013 / Cinder

Designed by Rawstorne Studio and PleasureKraft, Boil-Up is a 4 projector installation within the Moana - My Ocean exhibition at The Auckland War Memorial Museum. The installation is one of many pieces that allow visitors to experience the oceanic wonders ...
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28/05/2013 / Cinder, Games, iPad, iPhone

[caption id="attachment_35559" align="alignnone" width="640"] sprite-glitch (click for full image)[/caption] Word Shift is a tile-swapping word game created in Cinder by David Wicks. To play, shift letters around the board to form words that cascade off and reveal new letters. In addition ...
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27/03/2013 / Cinder

Created by Fake Love with Blair Neal in collaboration with Red Paper Heart (Zander Brimijoin, Daniel Scheibel), Playground is an immersive installation created for Sonos Studio at SXSW. With five projectors, a kinect and the new Sonos Playbar a 250sf black and white space ...
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11/12/2012 / Cinder, Environment

Created by Nocte, a collaborative between Andrea Cuius-Boscarello and Hannelore Leisek, Woods is a responsive light installation commissioned by artistic director Heather Eddington of State of Flux DanceFilm Company for their Samuel Beckett Theatre Trust Awards 2013 finalist performance A Study of Who. By using different ...
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18/11/2012 / Cinder, Featured

After months of everyone sharing the Leap Motion demo video, the first Developer Kits are making their way into the hands of those that signed up early. Dofl Yun was one of the few to receive it last week, Leap ...
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15/10/2012 / Cinder, iPad

Created by Matthieu Savary using Cinder, Rubans for iPad lets you use the colors of the world around in order to draw animated, colorful ribbons. Ribbons can be dragged around at will or dropped out of the screen using gravity.
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18/07/2012 / Cinder

Created by NYC collective Breakfast and located in Manhattan’s Herald Square at 885 6th Ave and 32nd Street, the 23x12 foot display is made up of 44,000 electromagnetic spinning dots which each flip from black to white creating a moving ...
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16/05/2012 / Cinder, iPhone

DMesh, a custom software for Mac made using Cinder by Dofl Yun that analyzes an image and generate a triangle meshes with points (read post) is now also available for the iPhone. Just take a photo and DMesh analyzes your ...
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23/03/2012 / Cinder

Created by Avoka Production, DIFLUXE allows us to observe and interact with a world of living beings. On screen, the particles wander forming groups similar to schools of fish. The visitor is invited to upset the balance of this microcosm by placing ...
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12/01/2012 / c++, Cinder, Featured, Tutorials

By Stephen Schieberl and Joshua Noble We've heard it plenty of times when people are talking about working with the Kinect: "we'll just get the point cloud and turn it a mesh". You may have even thought that yourself at some ...
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21/12/2011 / Featured, iPad, iPhone, News

Another year of iPhone/iPad development but there haven't been many apps that have caught our eye as there have been in the past. Nevertheless few that stood above the rest, both in their conception and how they make us think about technology. ...
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09/12/2011 / Cinder, iPad

Solyaris by Beat Raess is an "exploration into organic information design to visualise movies, actors, directors and their relationship". The application for iPad made in Cinder allows you to search the entire Open Movie Database (TMDb) collection for movies, actors or ...
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20/10/2011 / Cinder

T(ether) is a novel spatially aware display that supports intuitive interaction with volumetric data. Created by  Matthew Blackshaw (@mblackshaw), Dávid Lakatos (@dogichow), Hiroshi Ishii and Ken Perlin, the display acts as a window offering users a perspective view of three- dimensional data through tracking of head position ...
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17/10/2011 / Cinder, Mac

In the last few years we have  seen a number of projects that utilise delaunay triangulation to translate photographs into their geometric representations. Jonathan Puckey's Delaunay Raster was the first to utilise this combination of delaunay triangulation with manually placed points and color averaging. ...
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12/10/2011 / Cinder

"The Company" is the latest project by Andrea Cuius and Roland Ellis commissioned by Bring To Light Festival NYC. A suspended surface of 76 tungsten lamps form a catenary arch, playing host to live performances and revisiting the sounds of the 19th century ...
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26/09/2011 / Cinder, Mac, Windows

Textoy is a cinder app by Ariel Malka that is all about physical interaction with text and a slight touch of generative sound. Latest work in progress in the series of projects exploring interactive text and typeface, in this latest experiment Ariel has created an ...
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25/09/2011 / Cinder, iPad, Javascript, Other

In the past few months Marcin Ignac has been exploring Space colonization, an algorithm simulating growth of plants. Marcin explains the algorithm as 6 "simple" steps: 1. Populate possible growth space with growth hormons. 2. For each hormone find the nearest bud. 3. ...
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30/08/2011 / Cinder

Inspired by scientific instrumentation, systems theory, and science fiction, Nik Hanselmann has created Observations, a stock footage of an imaginary phenomena. All images below are the product of GL Shaders + Cinder and run real time. Titling/editing was done in after effects. No ...
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26/08/2011 / Cinder, Featured

Last week The Mill unrevealed their rear projected, 5’x 3’ interactive touch screen which is an interactive visualization of their portfolio (spanning 20 years) developed in Cinder. What makes this screen unique is extensive effort behind design and software development by ...
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01/07/2011 / Cinder, iPad, openFrameworks

The Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors' Showcase is one of the highlights of the Cannes Lions Festival, and has become one of the most popular events during Cannes week. Again this year, it took place in The Grand Auditorium, with ...
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23/06/2011 / Cinder, Mac

Created by Doug Pfeffer, Hairrrr is a Mac application that converts images into fields of hair. A while back Doug posted some sample generated images that sort of looked like body hair on the Cinder forums. Although he still hasn't found a project to integrate ...
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Earlier this year we have been thinking about the concept of "curated workshops", an opportunity to bring people together to work for a very short period of time and share their creations. These would include setting up a team, inviting few high ...
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10/06/2011 / CAN Events, Events

Open GDNM 2011 is both an exhibition and a workspace. A three day event featuring the UCA Epsom BA(Hons) Graphic Design: New Media graduate show and the undergraduate interim show. The event will host a series of open talks and ...
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24/05/2011 / Cinder, Events, Scripts

Currently on show at the La Gaîté Lyrique in Paris is an exhibition by Matt Pyke aka Universal Everything named Super-Computer-Romantics. In total, 12 pieces occupy the space, each unique dealing with the topic or anthropomorphism and computer romanticism. Amongst the pieces is the "Communion", ...
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04/05/2011 / Cinder

Drawing Water by David Wicks is a constructed landscape created by the relationship between rainfall and water consumption in the United States. The application, made in Cinder uses water consumption data and builds images to expose the reality that water ...
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