If you’ve ever tried googling for help with a Puredata patch, you may have found that it’s not necessarily very effective: you might type in something like ‘pd wire delete’ and get a bunch of results about car wiring.
Here’s something a little different: the real voice of David Prowse, the English actor who portrayed most of Darth Vader—everything but the famous voice. The cast and crew had no idea what Darth Vader would eventually sound like during shooting.… Continue Reading
Oscilloscopes are incredibly useful for visualizing signals (audio or otherwise), but unless the software you’re using already has one built in, it’s not necessarily easy to see what’s going on.
- First you’ll need a tool to route audio internally. I used Soundflower, a free kernel extension originally developed by Cycling ’74 (the company that makes Max/MSP).