Play with interactive squid skin online


Squid chromophores, real and programmed.

Using the programming language Processing, he succeeded.  According to Kemper, the initial version was made to work with the Microsoft Kinect and is shown in the video below:

In addition, he created a webpage where people online can also play with the effect as well. Go to http://distantshape.com/experiments/squid/ to check it out. Move your mouse cursor over the “chromophores” and click around to see the chromophores expand and pulsate.

For those that missed it, here is the video where squid chromophores pulse to Cypress Hill’s Insane in the Membrane:

(via Hackaday)

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