vvvv is a hybrid visual/textual programming toolkit for easy prototyping of interactive visual installations and generative art.
Isadora, is a commercial real-time media manipulation toolkit for live performance. It's a great example of bridging the gap between artists and programmers.
This review on openFrameworks is the first in a series about creative programming toolkits. During my last years as researcher and organiser of a media arts festival I stumbled upon a heap of software tools meant to ease the creation of rich media artworks. Written by artists for artists and mostly released as open-source those...
Real-time location tracking techniques are a great tool for advanced media productions. This review presents the top-four professional tracking systems for indoor and outdoor use delivering a tracking precision of down to 15 cm at refresh rates of up to 200 Hz.