Two Different Approaches to Building Kaleidoscopic Effects

 The screen shot below shows 2 different approaches you can take to build kaleidoscopic effects in Studio Artist 4. The Interactive Warp operation mode provides a large number of different Kaleidoscopic effects that can be interactively manipulated in real time. The MSG operation mode also provides a vast range of different kaleidoscopic preset effects as…

Put on a Happy Face

The image below was generated from a very simple MSG preset. We’ll take a look at how it was constructed in this post. Tomorrow’s post will use multiple instances of this simple effect to build a very visually interesting abstract animation.

Simple MSG LineScreen Halftone Effect

Since we’ve been on a thread with recent posts discussing exotic halftone processing using space filling curves as halftone screens, I thought it would be instructional to put together a much simpler traditional line screen color halftone effect. This post will show you how to build this simple MSG effect, and might provide some additional…