Learning Processing, Second Edition: A Beginner's Guide to Programming Images, Animation, and Interaction (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Computer Graphics)

4.24 avg rating
( 187 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780123944436: Learning Processing, Second Edition: A Beginner's Guide to Programming Images, Animation, and Interaction (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Computer Graphics)

This book teaches the basic building blocks of programming needed to create cutting-edge graphics applications including interactive art, live video Processing, and data visualization. A unique lab-style manual, this book gives graphic and web designers, artists, and illustrators a jumpstart on working with the Processing programming environment by providing instruction on the basic principles of the language, followed by careful explanations of select advanced techniques. From algorithmic design to data visualization to computer vision and 3D graphics, it teaches object-oriented programming from the ground up within the fascinating context of interactive visual media and creative coding. It is also supported by a companion website (www.learningprocessing.com), which includes downloadable versions of all of source code, chapter exercises, and the following short tutorials:

  • Basics (Learn about simple shapes and the coordinate system in Processing)
  • RGB Color (Learn the basics of digital color)
  • Processing in Eclipse (Write Processing code in the IDE for Java developers)
  • 3rd Party Libraries (How to install 3rd party Processing libraries)
  • A friendly start-up guide to Processing, the free, open-source alternative to expensive software and daunting programming languages for the visual artist
  • No previous experience required-this book is for the true programming beginner!
  • Step-by-step examples, thorough explanations, hands-on exercises, and simple code samples support your learning curve. Source code and supplemental tutorials are also available through an online companion site

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Product Description:

This book teaches the basic building blocks of programming needed to create cutting-edge graphics applications including interactive art, live video processing, and data visualization.

A unique lab-style manual, this book gives graphic and web designers, artists, illustrators, and anyone interested in learning to code a jumpstart on working with the Processing programming environment by providing instruction on the basic principles of the language, followed by careful explanations of advanced techniques.

From algorithmic design to data visualization, to computer vision and 3D graphics, this book teaches object-oriented programming from the ground up within the fascinating context of interactive visual media and creative coding. It is also supported by a companion website (learningprocessing.com), which includes all examples running in the browser using HTML5 canvas and p5.js, downloadable versions of all source code, answers to select chapter exercises, and over twenty hours of companion video lessons.

  • A friendly start-up guide to Processing, a free, open-source alternative to expensive software and daunting programming languages
  • No previous experience required?this book is for the true programming beginner!
  • Step-by-step examples, thorough explanations, hands-on exercises, and sample code supports your learning curve

From the Back Cover:

Learn the fundamentals of computer programming within a visual playground!

This book teaches the basic building blocks of programming needed to create cutting-edge graphics applications including interactive art, live video processing, and data visualization.

A unique lab-style manual, this book gives graphic and web designers, artists, illustrators, and anyone interested in learning to code a jumpstart on working with the Processing programming environment by providing instruction on the basic principles of the language, followed by careful explanations of advanced techniques.

From algorithmic design to data visualization, to computer vision and 3D graphics, this book teaches object-oriented programming from the ground up within the fascinating context of interactive visual media and creative coding. It is also supported by a companion website (learningprocessing.com), which includes all examples running in the browser using HTML5 canvas and p5.js, downloadable versions of all source code, answers to select chapter exercises, and over twenty hours of companion video lessons.

Key Features include:

  • A friendly start-up guide to Processing; a free, open-source alternative to expensive software and daunting programming languages
  • No previous experience required?this book is for the true programming beginner!
  • Step-by-step examples, thorough explanations, hands-on exercises, and sample code supports your learning curve

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Daniel Shiffman
ISBN 10: 0123944430 ISBN 13: 9780123944436
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Cherry_Books
(Missouri City, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Brand New Book. Bookseller Inventory # 0123944430SRB

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 26.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Daniel Shiffman
Published by ELSEVIER SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY, United States (2015)
ISBN 10: 0123944430 ISBN 13: 9780123944436
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description ELSEVIER SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY, United States, 2015. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd Revised edition. 235 x 191 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Learning Processing, Second Edition, is a friendly start-up guide to Processing, a free, open-source alternative to expensive software and daunting programming languages. Requiring no previous experience, this book is for the true programming beginner. It teaches the basic building blocks of programming needed to create cutting-edge graphics applications including interactive art, live video processing, and data visualization. Step-by-step examples, thorough explanations, hands-on exercises, and sample code, supports your learning curve. A unique lab-style manual, the book gives graphic and web designers, artists, and illustrators of all stripes a jumpstart on working with the Processing programming environment by providing instruction on the basic principles of the language, followed by careful explanations of select advanced techniques. The book has been developed with a supportive learning experience at its core. From algorithms and data mining to rendering and debugging, it teaches object-oriented programming from the ground up within the fascinating context of interactive visual media. This book is ideal for graphic designers and visual artists without programming background who want to learn programming. It will also appeal to students taking college and graduate courses in interactive media or visual computing, and for self-study. Bookseller Inventory # AA59780123944436

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 36.10
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Daniel Shiffman
Published by Elsevier Science & Technology 2015-09-21, San Francisco (2015)
ISBN 10: 0123944430 ISBN 13: 9780123944436
New paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Elsevier Science & Technology 2015-09-21, San Francisco, 2015. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780123944436

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 36.92
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.61
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Daniel Shiffman
ISBN 10: 0123944430 ISBN 13: 9780123944436
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97801239444360000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 43.21
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Daniel Shiffman
Published by Morgan Kaufmann (2015)
ISBN 10: 0123944430 ISBN 13: 9780123944436
New Softcover Quantity Available: 14
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann, 2015. Book Condition: New. Teaches you the basic building blocks of programming needed to create advanced graphics applications including interactive art, live video processing, and data visualization. This title offers graphic and web designers working with the Processing programming environment instructions on the basic principles of the language. Series: The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Computer Graphics. Num Pages: 564 pages. BIC Classification: UG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 237 x 192 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1138. . 2015. 2nd Edition. Paperback. . . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9780123944436

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 44.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Daniel Shiffman
Published by Morgan Kaufmann
ISBN 10: 0123944430 ISBN 13: 9780123944436
New Softcover Quantity Available: 14
Seller
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann. Book Condition: New. Teaches you the basic building blocks of programming needed to create advanced graphics applications including interactive art, live video processing, and data visualization. This title offers graphic and web designers working with the Processing programming environment instructions on the basic principles of the language. Series: The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Computer Graphics. Num Pages: 564 pages. BIC Classification: UG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 237 x 192 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1138. . 2015. 2nd Edition. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780123944436

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 44.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Daniel Shiffman
Published by Morgan Kaufmann (2015)
ISBN 10: 0123944430 ISBN 13: 9780123944436
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann, 2015. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # GB-9780123944436

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 33.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.23
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Daniel Shiffman
Published by Morgan Kaufmann Publishers In 2015-06-26 (2015)
ISBN 10: 0123944430 ISBN 13: 9780123944436
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann Publishers In 2015-06-26, 2015. Book Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-LBR-01696197

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 42.07
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.73
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Daniel Shiffman
ISBN 10: 0123944430 ISBN 13: 9780123944436
New Paperback Quantity Available: 16
Seller
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Not Signed; This book teaches the basic building blocks of programming needed to create cutting-edge graphics applications including interactive art, live video processing, and data visualization. A unique lab-style manual, this book gives graphic and web designers, artists, illustrators, and anyone interested. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9780123944436_rkm

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 42.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.17
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Daniel Shiffman
Published by Morgan Kaufmann (2015)
ISBN 10: 0123944430 ISBN 13: 9780123944436
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann, 2015. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780123944436

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 43.32
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book