Quartz Composer

TitleDescriptionRequirementsProtocol conformanceScreenshot
Battery meterA 3D visualization of the battery charge on a laptop.Mac OS X 10.5, BatteryInfoPlugIn
BoidsAn implementation of the Boids algorithm using JavaScript.Mac OS X 10.5
Bunch 'o CubesA simple and non-distracting graphic animation.Mac OS X 10.5Graphic Animation
Cube blurA graphic animation with a spinning cube with extra motion and zoom blur.Mac OS X 10.5Graphic Animation
Elegant BallA flowing, blurred dot, moving about the screen.Mac OS X 10.5
Glow BlurSelectively blurs a portion of an image, and composites it with the original, resulting in a sharp center focus and a glowing background.Mac OS X 10.5Image Filter
Macro FocusSort of emulates a technique called Tilt-shift photography and miniature faking around a point in an image.Mac OS X 10.5Image Filter
Rain DropsA visual of raindrops splashing into a puddle that is reflecting a given image.Mac OS X 10.5Image Filter, Screen Saver
Sporepedia ScreensaverShows creations from the Sporepedia on the screen, one at a time.Mac OS X 10.5Screen Saver
SquaresA visual of squares splashing on the screen. I developed this as a part of Rain Drops, above.Mac OS X 10.5Graphic Animation
Tablet ExplosionI recently got a Wacom Pen & Touch tablet, and this utilizes the tip pressure sensor. The harder you tap, the bigger the explosion on the screen will be.Mac OS X 10.5, a tablet
Touch-pad SoundThe tablet mentioned above was also touch-sensitive, and supported some simple gesture recognition. This composition plays a sound that changes pitch when you twist, gets softer when you pinch, and moves around when you slide with one finger.Mac OS X 10.5, a touch-sensitive tablet