Gratuitous Digital Thingy



Gratuitous Digital Thingy - An interactive installation for London's Christmas shoppers created with Typeone and TBWA

Gratuitous Digital Thingy is a collaboration between the studio Typeone and the agency KBWA.

Created in a week, four windows of KBWA’s offices were transformed into a glitchy dancing Santa that follows passers-by as they walk along the street.

Role: Creative coder, creating software to identify the location and movement of people on the street from an infrared camera feed.

Tools: C++, Cinder, OpenGL, OpenCV