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Design strategies for a hybrid video synthesizer

Design strategies for a hybrid video synthesizer

Sen, Sourya, Do Nascimento Correia, Nuno ORCID: 0000-0002-9999-9162 and Tahiroğlu, Koray (2021) Design strategies for a hybrid video synthesizer. EAI Endorsed Transactions on Creative Technologies (ct 18):e3. ISSN 2409-9708 (doi:https://doi.org/10.4108/eai.19-3-2021.169038)

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Abstract

INTRODUCTION: Technological advances have led to newer instruments and forms of audiovisual performance. Simultaneously, there has been a resurgence of analogue equipment in sound synthesis. However, such instruments for video synthesis are yet to be well established.

OBJECTIVES: The primary objective of this research is to propose design guidelines for designing hybrid video synthesizers and develop a working prototype.

METHODS: Through a study of historical and contemporary practises, design guidelines for a hybrid video synthesizer are proposed. A prototype instrument is then developed and used in live performances to justify the guidelines.

RESULTS: The hybrid approach towards audiovisual performance has some merit, however, it may only be relevant to a certain group of people already familiar with modular workflows.

CONCLUSION: The merits and demerits of our design proposal using the prototype instrument has been noted in this research. Future plans have also been discussed.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: video synthesizer, eurorack, modular, audiovisual performance
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Faculty / Department / Research Group: Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences > School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences (CAM)
Last Modified: 10 May 2021 16:01
Selected for GREAT 2016: None
Selected for GREAT 2017: None
Selected for GREAT 2018: None
Selected for GREAT 2019: None
Selected for REF2021: None
URI: http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/31879

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