TouchDesigner is a real-time visual development platform that equips you with the tools you need to create stunning real-time projects and rich user experiences. TouchDesigner combined with Bluefish444 allows you to create interactive media systems, architectural projections, live music visuals, real-time on-set compositing, or rapid-prototyping with professional SDI support.
In the increasingly popular technique of mapping projector outputs to real-world objects, TouchDesigner with Bluefish444 video cards is a robust solution to choose. With an integrated 3D engine to accurately model and texture real-world objects, completely configurable multi-projector output options, and one of the most powerful real-time graphics engines available, TouchDesigner is ready for the unique requirements of any projection mapping project.
TouchDesigner lets you take any concept or dataset and transform it into a visual canvas that can tell a story, express an emotion, or convey a message. Let your audience deepen their understanding and engagement through direct interaction with their experience.
TouchDesigner was founded in the pursuit of performing visuals for live music events. As TouchDesigner has evolved, so too have its capabilities for live stage shows. From direct syncing with Ableton Live, to full MIDI and OSC support, to doubling as a lighting control desk using DMX and Art-Net, TouchDesigner and Bluefish444 have you covered for any live performance.
Multi-core movie decoding and GPU-accelerated compositing makes it possible to playback and mix dozens of HD movies at once with TouchDesigner. A wide array of codecs are supported including Hap Q and Cineform which allows for 4K movie playback. Couple these features with advanced read-ahead technology, custom timing tools, and real-time movie exporting, and you get an unparalleled high-performance video application.