With almost 5000 downloads of VPT 5.1, the next version of the free Video Projection Tools, VPT 6 is now available.
VPT is a flexible video projection tool that does more than just mapping. VPT 6.0 has a new graphical interface making it even simpler to position, scale and distort the layers (now 32 layers instead of only 16).
It features mesh distortion with variable-sized control grid and a completely rewritten cuelist making it even simpler to create transitions and to build complex sequences.
You can now also send osc formatted commands directly from the cuelist.
crop-scaling of sources. And there’s increased syphon support with two syphon (crop-scalable) inputs as well as syphon output support (Mac only).
A DMX module has been added, with support for Enttecs usbdmx pro interface, enabling both control of VPT from DMX light consoles, or the possibility to control dmx devices from VPT.
VPT still supports Mac and Windows, and it is still free. But you contribute through Paypal
[Photo: Projection on elevated glossy floor at Vooruit in Ghent, as part of Almost Cinema October 2011]