Synapse for kinect

    Apr 02 2012 | 6:54 am
    Anybody use it successfully? Could you post a sample patch?
    Many thanks in advance

    • Apr 02 2012 | 8:08 am
      Hi Joe,
      Here is a simple example tracking the head and hands. I don't know if it will help, but here you go:
    • Apr 02 2012 | 9:58 am
      I had some fun with it when I first got my Kinect, not had much time with other projects to keep exploring it though:
      Communication is pretty simple (using OSC) although you have to 'ask' Synapse for the data that you want at regular intervals. (Details here:
    • Apr 02 2012 | 12:30 pm
      Didn't see the part about paging synapse for coord data. D'oh.
    • Apr 02 2012 | 3:11 pm
      If it helps- I made this help patch for my students, which should be comprehensive.
    • Apr 02 2012 | 5:06 pm
      this is done with synapse in max5
    • Apr 04 2012 | 3:56 pm
      I keep getting max or synapse to crash when I use the patch posted by MarkDavid.. anyone else get this?
    • Apr 27 2015 | 4:40 pm
      Hi Mark-David Hosale,
      In your patch that you made for your students I am trying to work out how to get it to track the joint continuously without stopping, as currently it is stopping after a few seconds?
      Thanks, Catherine