Color Tracking Doodle

This is a little doodle inspired by Jitter Tutorial 25: Tracking the Position of a Color in a Movie. Basically I created my own video of a red ball moving around using AfterEffects, then ran that movie to nine jit.pwindow’s. Some pwindows are processed through combinations of objects like jit.scalebias, jit.ameba, jit.sobel, and jit.robcross, with some of their attributes dependent on the X or Y position of the red ball. You can still see the patch attempting to track the position of the red ball to the sides of the bottom right pwindow.

The song used in this video is “Saturn” by Kill the Noise. (

How did this project use Max?

Color tracking of red, real-time video manipulation of movie made in AfterEffects

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