Tutorials - Scripting, Sensors and Interfacing

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

Using Spout FFGL Video Sharing on Windows
by Ryan Webber What is Spout? Spout is a video (texture) sharing framework for Windows. It allows the sharing of video between applications in m...
Thu, Nov 24, 2016 at 11:07 PM
How to Use a Mobile Phone as a Live Input for Isadora!
Mobile devices are the definitive everyday technology, and many artists are integrating smartphones in their performance and installation works. This tutori...
Tue, Dec 10, 2019 at 4:22 PM
Skeleton Tracking in Isadora 3 with OpenNI Tracker
The new OpenNI Tracker Actor and Skeleton Decoder Actors fully integrate body tracking into Isadora 3. Once you’ve installed the plugins, there is no need t...
Tue, Sep 8, 2020 at 10:54 AM
Interfacing Isadora and Zoom meetings on Windows
NOTE: These instructions are for Isadora 3. As of Zoom version 5.0.2 there is no built-in method of connecting an Isadora video output as a source in Zoom....
Thu, Jun 18, 2020 at 9:50 AM
Control Ableton Live Sessions with MIDI
by Ryan Webber Live Sessions Ableton Live offers a powerful audio performance interface called sessions. You can utilize the power of Ableton sessions by ...
Sat, Nov 7, 2020 at 12:37 AM
Using Virtual MIDI Ports
by Ryan Webber Send MIDI Between Applications  Sending MIDI messages between software applications running on the same system requires a virtual MIDI port...
Sat, Nov 7, 2020 at 12:32 AM