UM EXCUSE ME THOS E ARE FUCKING PIXELS HOW
Seize the Day was a calendar program made by in 1994 by Buena Vista software. It features graphics that at the time, were revolutionary because of the way they handled color cycling. These images were static bitmaps, but by changing color values, they appear animated. What is also impressive about these images is that they had full day night cycles built in, rendered also through color cycling.
A few years ago, a html5 version was made. A copy was uncovered online and there is a way to use the program through DOSbox. As well, one of the original programmers for the project, Iam Gilman, has thought of the idea of remaking it, open sourced, for modern machines.
thanks for writing a more elaborate explanation. i’ve seen these pictures be spread like wildfire without mention of the technology behind it.
Oh, I remember the html5 version from a while back.
i really appreciate the WHOLE BACKSTORY ON THIS FUKr
aaaaaah perfection!!! i love pixels.
Now you know!
I’ve been pretty lazy about posting on here lately, but I’ll try to catch up soon. These are from Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming.
Kiyoshi Okada is a math student with interests in logic taking a break from college in California. His blog, enchantedconsole, started as a research blog where he was writing an automated theorem prover. His blog became a GIF blog when he was experimenting with different ways to visualize the data he was creating and began creating data strictly for aesthetic purposes.
Wildflowers of the West
Being good to each other is so important, guys.