RSS 22 projects tagged "Artistic Software"

Download Website Updated 26 Aug 2010 POV-Ray

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Pop 277.65
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 191.34
Vit 6.79

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 21 Mar 2008 EZFB Linux Frame Buffer API

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Pop 118.79
Vit 4.62

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.

Download Website Updated 27 Mar 2003 Liquid for Maya

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Pop 20.83
Vit 1.44

LiquidMaya is a Maya to Renderman plug-in that handles full Renderman output support with a focus on speed, efficiency, and extensibility. Its features include procedural rib generation, full network rendering support, segmented rib files, a shader assignment interface, and much more. Along with the ability to write full C++ plug-ins, it is incredibly easy to script Liquid with Mel. Liquid was used for the visual effects of the "Lord of the Rings" movie.

Download Website Updated 27 Oct 2004 MegaPov

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Pop 56.87
Vit 1.87

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

Download No website Updated 28 Apr 2003 Mandelbrot Explorer

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Pop 14.70
Vit 1.00

Mxp (Mandelbrot explorer) is an X Window System application for computing and exploring Mandelbrot sets. Mxp supports zooming in and out, dynamic resizing of drawing windows, setup saving and loading, asynchronous image generation, GIF output, animation, nine color schemes, color rotation, color change options, and detailed statistics.

Download Website Updated 20 Jun 2003 JPatch

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Pop 69.35
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 16 Sep 2004 WaveSurfer

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Pop 75.37
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 27 Jul 2003 MolScript

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Pop 29.46
Vit 1.00

MolScript is a program for displaying molecular 3D structures, such as proteins, in both schematic and detailed representations. MolScript has the ability to output in the GIF, JPEG, and EPS (Encapsulated PostScript) formats.

Download Website Updated 24 Oct 2003 The VolPack Volume Rendering Library

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Pop 41.86
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VolPack is a portable software library for volume rendering, based on a new family of extremely fast volume rendering algorithms. The library does not use any specialized hardware and is therefore portable to most platforms, yet it achieves very fast rendering times.

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YAGF

A graphical frontend for the Cuneiform OCR tool.

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Spare Deck

Provides virtual AR cards from popular mobile platforms in one Android app.