RSS 22 projects tagged "Artistic Software"

Download Website Updated 26 Aug 2010 POV-Ray

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Pop 271.74
Vit 2.94

The Persistence of Vision Raytracer is a high-quality tool for creating 3D graphics. It is available in official versions for Windows, Mac OS/Mac OS X, and i86 Linux.

Download Website Updated 30 May 2008 FreeJ

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Pop 189.64
Vit 6.78

FreeJ is a vision mixer: an instrument for realtime video manipulation used in the fields of dance and theater performance, veejaying, medical visualization, and TV. With FreeJ, multiple layers can be filtered through effect chains and then mixed together. The supported layer inputs are images, movies, live cameras, particle generators, text scrollers, and more. The resulting video mix can be shown on multiple and remote screens, encoded into a movie, and streamed live to the Internet. FreeJ can be controlled locally or remotely from multiple places at the same time, using a slick console interface. It can be automated via JavaScript and operated via MIDI and joystick.

Download Website Updated 28 May 2010 papyrus Canvas Library

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Pop 141.25
Vit 9.42

Papyrus is a 2D C++ scenegraph (canvas) library that utilizes the cairo library to perform drawing operations. Similar canvas libraries are the Gnome Canvas, Diacanvas, and the QT Canvas. Numerous canvas primitives are available, including arcs, rectangles, polylines, and line markers. An optional companion library, Papyrusmm, provides a set of Gtkmm widgets which includes viewports (a canvas display widget similar to Gtk::DrawingArea) and other UI widgets related to drawing interfaces.

Download Website Updated 21 Mar 2008 EZFB Linux Frame Buffer API

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Pop 119.67
Vit 4.61

EZFB is a polymorphic, object oriented Linux frame buffer API written in C, designed to adapt at run time to control any properly configured Linux frame buffer video system. It offers independent, simultaneous control of multiple video cards within a single system, exceptional control of colors, the ability to display all or portions of bitmap files anywhere on the screen, automatic color depth conversion, the ability to capture to bitmap files, an 8x8 bitmapped font, routines to draw points, lines, outlined and filled rectangles, signal trapping for automatic screen clean-up at process termination, and much more. The demonstration applications include a bitmap viewer, screen capture utility, screen saver, and a touch screen calibration utility and an application for generating, viewing, transforming, and saving files according to The International Laser Display Association's ILDA file format.

No download Website Updated 20 Sep 2005 Stani's DXF library

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Pop 75.86
Vit 1.43

SDXF (Stani's DXF) library can generate complex CAD drawings in the DXF format with all kinds of entities, such as 3DFace, Arc, Insert, Circle, Line, Mtext, Point, Polyline, Rectangle (optionally filled), Solid, and Text. They can be structured with Layers, Blocks, Linetypes, Text styles, and Views.

No download Website Updated 28 Jan 2008 FrAid

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Pop 74.48
Vit 2.88

FrAid (Fr[actal] Aid) is a programming language that is appropriate for mathematical computations, visualization, batch processing, and more. It features both a standalone application that provides a programming environment for the language and a system for integrating the language with Java. The Java interface allows mathematical equations and formulas to be used with Java code, making it easier to process numerical computations, symbolic computations, imaging, CAD, and more.

Download Website Updated 16 Sep 2004 WaveSurfer

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Pop 72.81
Vit 2.13

WaveSurfer is a sound visualization/manipulation tool for novice and advanced users, with a simple and intuitive user interface. It can be adapted to different tasks, such as speech research and education, speech/sound analysis, and sound annotation/transcription. You can also make more advanced/specialized applications by extending it with custom plugins or embed WaveSurfer components in other applications. Its flexible interface handles many different file formats, and it runs on many flavors of Windows and Unix. It also supports encoding and Unicode with unlimited file size, and more.

Download Website Updated 20 Jun 2003 JPatch

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Pop 67.84
Vit 1.42

JPatch is an amazing 3D Modeling/Animation tool designed to model and animate "organic" shapes such as humans, animals, aliens, etc. It is a bezier-spline modeler and works with so-called "Coon's patches", the same patches that are used by the popular Windows freeware modellers sPatch and Hamapatch and the commercial program Animation Master (they are called Hash patches there). JPatch is written entirely in Java.

Download Website Updated 27 Oct 2004 MegaPov

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Pop 55.70
Vit 1.87

MegaPOV is a version of POV-Ray that features various custom and unofficial patches.

Download Website Updated 09 Apr 2008 F Modular Synthesizer

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Pop 53.70
Vit 2.72

FMS is a tool to create all kinds of sounds from scratch. You can play any sound (sine, triangular, vowels, etc.) with any property settings (frequency, volume, balance, sweep, etc.) and modulations thereof. It also features tools to save sounds, play .MUS music, graphically display sounds, and make real noise.

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QCAD

A 2D CAD program.

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XStow

A replacement of GNU Stow written in C++.