MIT I/O Brush


icon
I/O Brush is a new drawing tool to explore colors, textures, and movements found in everyday materials by "picking up" and drawing with them. I/O Brush looks like a regular physical paintbrush but has a small video camera with lights and touch sensors embedded inside. Outside of the drawing canvas, the brush can pick up color, texture, and movement of a brushed surface. On the canvas, artists can draw with the special "ink" they just picked up from their immediate environment.

Check the video out on YouTube

Posted by sedgemonkey @ 1/4/2007 00:05  |    2 | Source

Discussion

If you would like to comment you will need to be logged in. Register now. It only takes a moment and it's free.


user
inkspot (Level 4 Button Man) @ 1/4/2007 08:27
Sorry, but I think the tool itself is quite pointless. I just don't see any pracical use for it. Its just a digital camera that sends information directly to a computer and it is screened on usual digital board...

user
fishmeester (Level 2 Dealer) @ 1/4/2007 03:28
Woah, that is cool.

This Week's Pixel Art

Ambush icon/pixelartnew kung-fu master icon/pixelartLake Cabin icon/pixelartEspace Invader remake. icon/pixelart
Play party games with QuizBash app
Play party games with QuizBash app

Recent News

Donate

Want to give some dough back to all those amazing pixel artists? Donations provide prize money for contests, help cover hosting costs and support new initiatives.