Kinect + Max/MSP/Jitter (Multicolor Wireframe Effect)

Kinect sensor running through Max/MSP/Jitter.

The Kinect’s depth map data is read by Max/MSP/Jitter using Jean-Marc Pelletiere’s jit.freenect. Said data is manipulated via various video effects/processes within Max/MSP/Jitter. The resulting image is a continually updated wireframe video effect. Anything placed in front of the sensor will be interpreted and represented this way.

How did this project use Max?

Using jit.freenect to read the Kinect's depth information, as well as various VIZZIE modules to effect the final video.

September 18, 2013 | 11:51 am


September 19, 2013 | 2:01 am

Hey I like that. Nice work.

September 19, 2013 | 2:14 am


September 19, 2013 | 6:19 am

Thanks for the feedback! My wife and I recently used it for an immersive dance performance.

short video from the event

January 5, 2014 | 7:59 pm

is the patcher available for download / peek?

February 14, 2015 | 5:55 am

the body movements
can be tracked in x, y
and then use them in max msp + sound
the same track images or video can be edited by the movements x, y with kinect help ?

ciao From Italy

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