There are many possible ways to employ video projection in your
work, from outdoor video installations to more traditional and
conventional gallery spaces, using one or more projectors, or as a live
video performance sometimes known as VJing. Below you will find
information on a selection of open source software useful for live
video as well as video mapping:
VIDEO PROJECTION MAPPING
- VVVV is described by publisher as a “toolkit for real time
video synthesis, is designed to handle a large number of objects in
Pure Data (Pd)
- Pd is a real-time graphical programming environment
for audio, video, and graphical processing.
LIVE VIDEO MIXING / VJING SOFTWARE
FreeJ : Free Vision Mixer
is an 100% free instrument for
realtime video manipulation used in the fields of dance teather,
veejaying, medical visualisation and TV. It consists of a commandline
application on GNU/Linux, a graphical application on Apple/OSX, a C++
video manipulation. It can be controlled in different ways: Joystick, MIDI,
OSC, sensors, keyboard etc.
is a live video performance software, intended
for and made by freedom loving live video artists. powered by python,
gstreamer, and gtk.
is a visual instrument and realtime video sampler
mixes realtime video performance and non-linear
editing in one professional quality application. It will let you start
editing and making video right away, without having to worry about
formats, frame sizes, or framerates.