Program: HeavyM workshop

LPM Live Performers Meeting 2017 Amsterdam
Edition XVIII May 18th - 21st 2017 | Amsterdam
Audio Visual Performing Artists Meeting
May, 18th 2017, 3:00 pm | May, 22nd 2017, 2:00 am
May 18 - 21, 2017
Radion, Amsterdam Netherlands, Amsterdam, Netherlands
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HeavyM workshop


Duration: 3 hours

Sunday, 21 May 2017 | 18:00 > 21:00 | Atelier 2

This workshop is made for people who wants to learn projection mapping from the beginning, and quickly use it for basic projects.

HeavyM is a ready-to-use projection mapping software developed by Digital Essence, a young team based in France. HeavyM adapts your video content on volumes with an intuitive interface, and it can generate real time graphic animations. No more skills needed ! You can also stream the output with syphon and spout, to use it with more advanced software.

The free version of HeavyM is currently available on, for Mac OS and Windows.

A developer and from Digital Essence will help you in your first experience with projection mapping, and will answer to your questions for more advanced project.

Audience : VJ or scenographer interested by making video mapping installations

Teacher : a member of the HeavyM technical team

Computing skills : use a computer and basic skills in creative software

Equipment : bring your Mac or Windows computer

Volumes : we can provide our Olga kits or you can bring your own volumes

Number of participants : 10 - 12 people, we can make group of 2 for sharing videoprojectors

Languages : ENG / FR

Aim : discover the video mapping technic, the difficulties, the constraints, the capacities. How to use a video projector for creative applications

Program :

Introduction - what is video mapping, history, applications, examples, artwork

How to make video mapping - tools, devices, softwares

Presentation of HeavyM - history, features, examples

Installation of HeavyM - one free 3 months licence of the Live for each of the participant, we need an internet connection

First tests - on a flat surface, personal explanation

Presentation of the Olga kit - how to build it

Creation of a mapping - explanation of making contents or using integrated visual effects in HeavyM

Interaction - how to make interactive visuals, how to use other softwares with HeavyM


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