Interfacing software / hardware in vvvv

One Sentence: Whats happening in your workshop?
Connecting custom hardware and software by default protocols supported in vvvv (MIDI, DMX, ArtNet, OSC, TCP, UDP, RS232, HID and similar)

What 3 tags describe your workshop?
Protocols, interfacing, hardware / software

In which of the three categories does your workshop fall: beginner, intermediate, advanced
Beginner / intermediate

How long will your workshop be?
2/3h (could be on separate 2 days)

Who is the target audience of your workshop?
People interested to integrate yet unsupported/custom devices or software using standard protocols to vvvv

What knowledge do you presume your participants have?
Capability to use basic vvvv functionality (beginners),
& specific ideas/ demands for interfacing custom devices (intermediate)

What will attendees of your workshop learn?
How to begin, what and where to to look for information etc in order to implement custom device.
Understand or use one ore more protocols to interface with their prefered software or harwdare.
Thinking of implementation of communication protocols from hackers perspective.
MIDI, DMX, ArtNet, OSC, TCP, UDP, RS232, HID and so on.

What technical requirements does your workshop have (apart from internet and a projector)?
Wearable wireless microphone, WiFi router, Pioneer CDJ 2000/2000nxs, HD usb webcam.

Who would be the two hosts?
Robert Kuzborski,

  • TBA/Looking for assistance

How would the hosts qualify for the topic? (Describe and add links to portfolio website, github, vimeo,… accounts)
Robert is graduate of Medialogy, visual performer, hobbyist of electronics and innovative thinker.
vvvv is a usual tool of his choice for software prototyping and bridging, communicationg with different hardware. He has willingness and patience in teaching and exlaining ‘new things’ for curious people.
DMX moving heads controlled by Leap motion
Custom controller using firmata over bluetooth, to controll Resolume using OSC protocol