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MadMapper Spacial Scanner tutorial

Posted in MadMapper with tags , , , on August 9, 2011 by Francois Wunschel

So you’ve heard of MadMapper Spacial Scanner function,
but you don’t know excatly what it is, or even how to use it.
I’ll explain that in this tutorial.

The Spacial Scanner allows you to use your projector as a scanner,
to actually capture, pixel by pixel, what your projector “sees”.

For this tutorial, you’ll need:
– MadMapper
– a projector
– a Canon DSLR (compatibility list on MadMapper website)

Sometimes, being kitsch feels refreshing (esp. for the sake of a tutorial)
Here’s what the final mapping will look like (a radio-active garden gnome):

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