Greg Dorsainville

Living the Science Life

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November 17, 2013

NOC Cosmos: Shader Galaxy

Posted the processing sketch on github. This October we were invited to take for a spin a unique opportunity, even for ITP. Dave Pentecost over at the Lower East Side Girl’s Club has built an exquisite planetarium because, well, building your own planetarium is indeed very awesome. He wants to usher in an era of DIY …

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October 4, 2013

Face it: Modern Family

Presentation Trello board I may be one of the few people that enjoy watching tv commercials. I have even found myself sticking around for youtube video ads. Besides being intrigued by the craft that is involved creating these messages, I find them to be 30 second studies on American culture. In them are hidden trends about …

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October 3, 2012

[OSA] playing with the audio waveform

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9CiO9LXVUM[/youtube] This is a initial attempt to create a montage scene and i am slowly adding elements that will react to the audio track. More later, including plans for shot manipulation.

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September 19, 2012

Open Source Animation: assignment 1

Goal: try anything Wanted to create a script that mimicked the steps of creating a blurry vignette. and see if i can add a pulsating red light to make an injured feel like in first person shooters. https://github.com/ghobot/Bloody-sight.jsx demo of script: [youtube]http://youtu.be/L3WOUEbcOrI?hd=1[/youtube]

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December 13, 2011

[Understanding Networks] Project Database Documentation

>Goal: Increase documentation and adding to the projects database by providing value to the process. Most people don’t have time to make a portfolio page, and this will allow them to easily create one as they go instead of at the last minute. Value and incentive are increased to both document and use the floorsquare …

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December 4, 2011

[ITP2800] Big data from NYC

I was excited for our assignment on government data because my Techcrumbs final looks to use large datasets to really mature. I first looked through the cavernous datasets of data.gov primarily in the world of commerce/exports. It was an ordeal, not because the government has done a bad job in serving this data up using …

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November 5, 2011

[ITP2800] TechCrumbs documentation

Check out the demo here: Techcrumbs.org Problem: This past weekend, the UN reported the 7 billionth person was born on earth. In about 200 years, we went from having 1 billion people on our planet to 7 billion. You might think that space is a problem, but you would be wrong. We have plenty of …

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October 12, 2011

[ITP2800] Using Google My tracks

Create, publish and socialize your own geo map using GPS functionality on device I have been using google’s my tracks on my android phone and it has been challenging. It has many settings, including how often it alerts you of your travels, and how often it will ask where you are. It is not always accurate …

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October 5, 2011

[ITP2800] Occupy Wall Street + Tor for mobile devices

Document a contentious public event with a mobile device I went down to occupy wall street, and documented some of the goings on there. I avoided videotaping the police, and wanted to focus on the interesting people there and the events. I was able to ask a friend why they came down that evening. I …

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