Nutcracker: New Effect, pinwheel

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  1. smeighan

    smeighan Dedicated Elf

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    New Effect pinwheel. You can vary
    direction cw/ccw
    Number of arms on pinwheel: 1-6
    How thick each arms from 1 to 5 pixels.
    Can fade adjust pixels on an arm to make a 3d effect
    Each arm can be a palette color or a ranbow color
    You can have straight arms or curved


    here is first example
    pinwheel Effect Settings
    username f
    user_target AA_MATRIX
    effect_class pinwheel
    effect_name PINWHEEL2
    number_arms 6
    number_rotations 1
    lines 5
    window_degrees 360
    frame_delay 100
    arm_spacing 1
    direction cw
    rainbow_hue n
    color1 #FF0000
    color2 #00FF00
    color3 #0000FF
    color4 #FF8800
    color5 #FFFF00
    color6 #8800FF
    fade1 100
    fade23 66
    fade45 33
    straight n
    show_frame n
    seq_duration 3
    fade_in 1
    fade_out 1
    speed 1
    submit Submit Form to create your effect
    OBJECT_NAME pinwheel
    batch 0


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    Now we will change a few things


    pinwheel Effect Settings
    username f
    user_target AA_MATRIX
    effect_class pinwheel
    effect_name PINWHEEL3
    number_arms 6
    number_rotations 1
    lines 5
    window_degrees 360
    frame_delay 100
    arm_spacing 2
    direction cw
    rainbow_hue y
    color1 #FF0000
    color2 #00FF00
    color3 #0000FF
    color4 #FF8800
    color5 #FFFF00
    color6 #8800FF
    fade1 100
    fade23 66
    fade45 33
    straight n
    show_frame n
    seq_duration 3
    fade_in 1
    fade_out 1
    speed 2
    submit Submit Form to create your effect
    OBJECT_NAME pinwheel
    batch 0


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    Last is setting the arms to be drawn straight , like spokes of a wheel


    pinwheel Effect Settings
    username f
    user_target AA_MATRIX
    effect_class pinwheel
    effect_name PINWHEEL4
    number_arms 6
    number_rotations 1
    lines 5
    window_degrees 360
    frame_delay 100
    arm_spacing 2
    direction cw
    rainbow_hue y
    color1 #FF0000
    color2 #00FF00
    color3 #0000FF
    color4 #FF8800
    color5 #FFFF00
    color6 #8800FF
    fade1 100
    fade23 66
    fade45 33
    straight y
    show_frame n
    seq_duration 3
    fade_in 1
    fade_out 1
    speed 2
    submit Submit Form to create your effect
    OBJECT_NAME pinwheel
    batch 0




    [​IMG]




    Enjoy;


    People with local installs this requires both
    Step #5 to get latest code
    Step #7 to load up a new database


    sean
     
  2. oldmanfathertime1000

    oldmanfathertime1000 Computers, music, audio, video, electronics

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    smeighan

    smeighan Dedicated Elf

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    I planned on using it with my audience


    "You will enjoy the show, you will enjoy he show ..."


    a couple of more effect variations




    slow it down, only use two colors.



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