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Learning Quartz Composer: A Hands-On Guide to Creating Motion Graphics with Quartz Composer by Surya Buchwald, Graham Robinson

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Chapter 11. Replication/Iteration (The Bomb)

Why have just one interesting interactive object when you can have hundreds? By harnessing the powers of replication, you can quickly make beautiful and complicated-looking systems with a minimum of repetitive work.

image Play the video titled “Use Replication to Multiply the Awesome.”

Demo: Replicate in Space

The Replicate in Space patch is probably the easiest way to multiply your objects. Any object you place inside of it will be replicated, with many controls available. In this exercise, you’ll create an awesome-looking generative visual made out of simple cubes.

1. Add the following patches to your ...

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