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PIMA 7741G Interactive Media Programming: Classes 5-8

Professor Holsopple Fall 2021 OER

Class 5: OCT 4, 2021

Topic: Intro to Jitter

  • the Metro Object
  • video: System Preferences
  • aspect ratios: jit.noise
  • live camera: jit.grab
  • play a movie:
  • vizzie for fun!
  • intro to randomness (see lab)

Class discussion about Final Projects / brainstorming

Class 6: OCT 18, 2021

Topic: Jitter, Recording Video & Midterm Prep
New Max & Jitter Objects
  • slider, delay
  • replaceable arguments
  • tracking the mouse with mousestate
  • recording video jit.record & jit.vcr 
Midterm Preparations


For Class 7

Lab Class 6: Motion Detection in Jitter

Class 7: OCT 25, 2021

Midterm Exams!

Exams will happen in Zoom.




For Class 8

Lab: Final Project Written Description

Please write and publish to your weblog your Final Project idea.

We will work together to create a plan of study to make this project happen!

Please be as thorough as possible with your description, feel free to use videos and sketches in your proposal.

source inspiration videos and text are welcome as well!

Class 8 : Nov 1, 2021

Topic: Virtual Audio and Video Cables


  • Max Package Manager
  • Delicious Tutorials
  • Max Syphon/Spout
  • Max to Zoom with Syphon Virtual Camera & OBS-Virtual Camera
  • Max to Zoom Video with SpoutCam 
  • Max to Zoom Audio Mac & Windows PC


For Class 9

Watch: Video Tracking with Chunky Move!
ReadBest Practices in Jitter, Part 1 (tutorial patches included in link)
Lab: Delicious Tutorial Boomerang


Assignment: Post one Final Project research article and one research audio/video sample. Can be technical research or influences.