Pixelsumo is a blog about interaction, with an emphasis on play, installation, video game culture, playgrounds and toys. Written by Chris O'Shea.
The 1K Project II is created by an artist called Blackshark (forum member) using the physics based driving game Track Mania. 1000 replays were recorded, then played back merged together using the reply editor. The result is a polished video of flocking swarming cars. Watch here. Older videos: The 1k Project I, 3k Project. (low-res […]
Following on from the glitch posts, I saw this at Transmediale 06. Mixed Signals by Richard Martin. “A scrambled satellite signal sets the tone for the mixed messages of fundamentalism and politics. Original images, recorded as they appeared on a digitally scrambled broadcast, blur televised images into a kaleidoscope of sound and colour, starkly portraying […]
More glitch goodness in the form of Corrupt, from Benjamin Gaulon. I’ve reported on Benjamin previously with the excellent Printball & TheRes. CorruptÃ¢â€žÂ¢ was first built with Proce55ing. The corruption process start by reading the binary of an image file [JPG or GIF], then some bytes are swaps [the number of replacement is a random […]
I like to see work that is broken, degrades over time, get corrupted and glitched. When creating the header graphic for Pixelsumo, I took a screenshot of the old site and ran it through Glitch browser to then create the distored image (shown above). Ben Hanbury (who created the amazing Recycled TV), has used the […]