Tutorials - Scripting, Sensors and Interfacing

These advanced tutorials are your guide using Isadora with computer sensing equipment, third party applications, and even computer code.

Controlling LED Strips via ArtNet
There's no two ways of saying it, ArtNet is complex – especially when you're attempting to use it for one of the most common purposes, to transfer...
Sun, Dec 31, 2017 at 2:23 PM
GLSL Shader Actor Tutorial
GLSL Shader Tutorial for Artists and Designers This tutorial will introduce you to OpenGL Shader Language (GLSL) programs and how to make use of them withi...
Thu, Jun 1, 2017 at 10:28 AM
Isadora Kinect Tracking Tutorial - Part 1
by Montgomery Martin Introduction to Motion Tracking using the Xbox 360 Kinect Camera Over this three part tutorial, we will learn how to use th...
Thu, Nov 24, 2016 at 10:50 PM
Isadora Kinect Tracking Tutorial - Part 2
by Montgomery Martin (Based on techniques presented during Troika Ranch's Live-I Workshop 2015) Configuring Processing for Kinect Tracking In Part 2...
Fri, Aug 17, 2018 at 6:11 PM
Isadora Kinect Tracking Tutorial - Part 3
by Montgomery Martin (Based on techniques presented during Troika Ranch's Live-I Workshop 2015) Receiving the Kinect Data in Isadora In Part 3 ...
Thu, Nov 24, 2016 at 10:52 PM
Using TouchOSC with Isadora
(Click here to jump to a discussion of this Knowledge Base article in the TroikaTronix Forum.) Hexler’s TouchOSC is a powerful “virtual control surfa...
Thu, Nov 24, 2016 at 10:57 PM
Getting started with Javascript
by Ryan Webber Why Use Javascript? Javascript in Isadora is a powerful method of processing data, based on the V8 javascript engine created by Google....
Mon, May 8, 2017 at 9:05 PM
How To Load External Data with Javascript
by Ryan Webber The purpose of this tutorial is to demonstrate how an external file can be loaded into Isadora using the Javascript actor so that Isadora...
Wed, Dec 6, 2017 at 12:26 AM
Grouping, Ungrouping and Passing JSON Values With Javascript
by Ryan Webber This tutorial covers an advanced topic and assumes you are familiar with the Isadora patching environment. Additionally you should ha...
Thu, Nov 24, 2016 at 11:05 PM
Using the Wii Remote with Isadora (Mac OS X)
(Click here to jump to a discussion of this Knowledge Base article in the TroikaTronix Forum.) The Nintendo Wii Remote is a wireless sensory device tha...
Thu, Nov 24, 2016 at 11:01 PM