Perfect loop | gif art with javaScript

Sunday, March 27, 2016

12:00–17:00

All

From $99.00

 

Introduction

This class is designed to help you easily start making gif art using javaScript. 

Instructors 

Oleg Pashkovsky is an artist, developer and technologist based in NY.
He has background in creating interactive experinces for leading brands and now he is researcher at Met Museum MediaLab, former artist in residency at Pioneer Works and alumni of School for Poetics Computation,
Take a look at his animations made with code http://www.pshkvsky.com/gif2code/gif2code-12/ 

VENUE

the Metropolitan Exchange, 33 Flatbush Ave, 4th Floor, Brooklyn, New York, 11217 (Map)

Course Overview

In this class we will take a brief overview of tools that can be used for creating a perfect loop gif animation with javaScript.

This class is designed for beginners and intermediate,  you do not need to have experince with all of this tools, but some experince of coding could be useful. 

Intro to 2D animation in browser using HTML5. 
Intro to 3D animation using Three.js
Image sequances, best practices, basics of node.js.
After Effects and Photoshop for creating a gif. 

What should I bring?

Charged laptop with installed:
Code editor, I will use sublime https://www.sublimetext.com/
Nodejs https://nodejs.org/en/download/

Photoshop and After Effects, trial version could work.

SYLLABUS

12:00-13:00 --- Free hour

13:00-14:00 --- HTML5 canvas

14:00-15:00 --- Three.js

15:00-16:00 --- Tools for gif 

16:00-17:00 — Mastering perfect loop