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LED Mapping and Expressive Lighting Workshop - MIRA 2017

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Fàbrica de Creació Fabra i Coats

20 Carrer de Sant Adrià

08030 Barcelona

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LED mapping and expressive lighting control with ProtoPixel.

Mentors: Carles F. Julià (www.protopixel.net) & Jonas Johansson (http://jonasjohansson.se/)

Duration: 8 hours

Schedule: Wednesday Nov 8th, 4pm-8pm, and Thursday Nov 9th, 10am-2pm.

Cost: 60€

Are you a designer, creative coder, visual artist or DIY enthusiast interested in creating innovative lighting experiences? In this workshop you will learn the basics of LED control technology, have an introduction to ProtoPixel - a framework for dynamic and expressive LED control- and will get your hands dirty while setting up your first interactive lighting project. No coding/hardware/lighting experience needed.

---- Workshop Structure -----

1. Quick Introduction to expressive lighting control: problems, solutions, challenges. Here we will also introduce our approach to lighting tech (projects and tools). Examples by us and others.

2. Introduction to the ProtoPixel ecosystem (Software, Controller, Node, Satellites).


3. Use case presentation, step by step, to illustrate the use of PPx in a real world scenario.

4. Hands-on 1: Basic setup
- Setup physical working environment: connect a controller (PPx, DMX), power supply, LED fixture.
- Check everything with our controller's built-in tests.
- Download and install ProtoPixel Create
- Configure Network
- Concepts of ProtoPixel Create: controllers, fixtures, contents
- Connect Create to controller, add a color and a fixture: it works!
- Content types (image, video, syphon, script)

5. Hands-on 2: step-by-step lighting project realization with a pre-existent structure.
- Ideation stage: present the structure and discuss possible context of use and content to be displayed (we might use a “shuffle card” technique to come up with content/context combinations)
- Setup the structure
- Step 2: Mapping
- Step 3: Content creation and display
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