Sunday, October 19, 2008

AVSynthesis 23_05_09

Csound developer Michael Gogins has solved the DLL loading problen on Windows. AVSynthesis is working out of the box with csound double edition version 5.09.02

This new version has some new features:
  • Effect amount added. If amount equals 1, the input signal is totally modified. At 0, it is not transformed by the effect
  • AudioIn generator. This generator reads the stereo input audio device, specified by -iadc in the csound field of config.xml
  • Preliminary OSC support.
Documentation is here

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

AVSynthesis 22_05_09

AVSynthesis 21_05_09 was introduced to be synchronized with csound 5.09. It has also new features
  • Enhanced ring modulator
  • New Sound Generator "CycleWave", oscilator using single cycle waveform sound files
  • New Sound Generator based on Vosim opcode (the vosim csound opcode is broken in the current csound package, a fix has been developped)
  • GUI cosmetic changes
  • The Real time Rendering size has the width and height of the AVSynthesis window (no more a 16/9 ratio)
  • Fix for Linux stability issue.
Version 22_05_09 fix a portablity bug.


Monday, July 07, 2008

Csound Vimeo Group

Ben McAllister has created a group on Vimeo for the Csound/Video users.

Ben is working with Processing.

AVSynthesis Version 20_05_08

Fix cosund thread synchronization

Documentation and instruction for download here

Sunday, June 29, 2008

AVSynthesis version 19_05_08

New features for the sequencer: Master clock synchronization and variable number of steps.

Documentation and instruction for download here

Saturday, June 28, 2008

AVSynthesis Version 18_05_08

No new features, corrections only.
MIDI Controller assignment and min-max fixes.

Documentation is here, with download link
The documentation has been updated by Dave Phillips on the use of MIDI Controllers.

Friday, June 27, 2008

AVSynthesis Version 17_05_08

AVSynthesis has been updated to version 17_05_08.
MIDI Controler support lets use AVSynthesis as a real time instrument, both for the visual transformation and the sound synthesis.
  • Parameter value can be controlled by MIDI Control Change.
  • Display min-max range values.
  • Change navigation structure (sound synthetizer structure shown on pair along the graphical navigation buttons).
  • Sound and graphical rendering can be individualy activated for each layer.
See the updated documention here for download instruction. This documentation has also been updated by Dave Phillips for using AVS on Linux.

Sunday, May 18, 2008

AVSynthesis version 15_05_08

  • Add gcRecorder parameter to config.xml.
  • Add new Sound Generator WaveTable.
  • Add new parameters to Wraping and BumpArt shaders.
  • GUI cosmetic changes.

The documentation with download link is here.

Sunday, May 11, 2008

AVSynthesis version 14_05_08

  • Add sr and srRecorder parameters to config.xmtl.
  • Clean opengl code in the main display loop (source of erratic behavior).
  • Clean internal string variables handling.
  • Expose several Effect parameters that were used but not editable
AVSynthesis video introduction has been updated to this version.

The documentation with download link is here.

Tuesday, May 06, 2008

AVSynthesis version 13_05_08

  • Change in csound handling to enhance stability (linux).
  • Add videoWidth and videoHeight
  • Fixes to the Recorder. Male it works correctly for a sample rate of 44100 and a FPS of 30. Wav file and number of generated frames will give the exact movie length

The documentation with download link is here

Sunday, May 04, 2008

AVSynthesis version 12_05_08

  • For solving stability issue on Linux, the csound thread design has been changed to the use of normal Java thread, in place of the CsoundPerformanceThread class provided by csound.
  • Fix: refresh main frame window title after bact rendering (aka wav image recorder for creating movie).
  • Fix: calculate the correct rendering length when a layer has a volume curve with no points.
  • As the jogl version is stable, and performing well, the lwjgl version is removed from the package and the documentation.

The documentation with download link is here

Saturday, May 03, 2008

AVSynthesis version 11_05_08

  • Switch back to TGA file recorder. Memory consumption seems to be solved with latest device driver. Also the code based on bmp file generation was not working on some linux environment.
  • JOGL is at 1.1.1 level

The documentation with download link is here

Friday, May 02, 2008

AVSynthesis version 10_05_08

  • Change the screen shot code for movie creation, as it was causing too much memory consumption. The picture file format is bitmap.
  • Add the possibility to use the shift key in place of the alt key for Linux environment.
  • Fix bug with the RMS max value display code.
After updating the ATI grahic device driver, the JOGL version is working perfectly on Vista. This version will be the reference version that will be developed further, the LWJGL being in freeze mode.

The documentation with download link is here

Friday, April 25, 2008

AVSynthesis version 9_05_08

This is a more stabilized version, with some new features
  • fullscreen mode implementation for the jogl version
  • quit button for the jogl version
  • fix a weird behaviour in the OpenGL code
The documentation with download link is here

Saturday, April 19, 2008

AVSynthesis version 8_05_08

Logic design change in the csound rendering engine for better stability
Minor UI change in the lwjgl version (sound parameter description label)
Documentation is here

Thursday, April 17, 2008

AVSynthesis version 7_05_08

Save button animation added to the JOGL version
Documentation is here

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

AVSynthesis version 6_05_08

Csound thread handling correction (JOGL version)
See here

AVSynthesis version 5_05_08

GUI correction (JOGL version)
Updated Documentation
Fix (pitch.dll)

See here

Tuesday, April 08, 2008

AVSynthesis version 4_05_08

Cosmetic change only. Documentation is here

Monday, April 07, 2008

AVSynthesis version 3_05_08

This a technical update. Documentation is here

Saturday, March 22, 2008

AVSynthesis version 1_05_08 Video Introduction

AVSynthesis version 1_05_08 Introduction from jean-pierre lemoine on Vimeo.

AVSynthesis version 1_05_08

A new version has been uploaded. This version is synchronized with csound 5.08 and requires it. The major improvement is in the sound quality.
Instructions are here