Sparkles

Anders Svensson

Summary

"Sparkles" is an interactive installation that captures movements in real-time and projects a sparkling representation on a nearby surface.

Full description of concept

Sparkles is an installation using software that captures movements using a webcam and converts the webcam picture to a sparkling graphic visualization, presented by a projector on any suitable surface. The setup consists of a webcam, a computer with the software and a projector. The equipment is be housed in some kind of weather protected enclosure.

Team and plan

Just me. I just need the gear, the software is more or less done.

Moop plan (matter out of place)

Everything is going back again.

How can other borderlings cocreate with you?

Lend me a projector, computer or webcam. I have already written the software.

What is this?

Congratulations! You've stumbled upon something special. Borderland is a participatory festival that takes place in Boesdal, Denmark. It's a fully participatory event where everything is created by the participants themselves, with out any spectators.

    Details

  • Do you need electricity from the grid? Yes. Aproximately 3 plugs, for computer, monitor and/or projector.

  • Will there be light? A projector

  • Will anything burn? No.

  • What is your audio footprint? No noise

  • Forces of nature I'll have to build some kind of weather protection for the gear.

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