App DescriptionShapes flow from your fingertips with MotionPhone: a new form of communication and an animation machine. MotionPhone lets people make animations together over a network in a unique combination of conversation and creation. In MotionPhone's shared infinite canvas, people can create unlimited variations of movement. When connected to your friends, MotionPhone lets you create, comment, play, and communicate visually with others.
MotionPhone is Scott Snibbe Studio's first release since creating the groundbreaking Biophilia App with Björk last year.
•Interactive animated canvas with up to 30,000 animated brushstrokes.
•Selection of color, shape, transparency, speed, zoom, frame rate, and translation across an infinite plane.
•Networked connection with a friend, or animate alone.
•Cross-communicate between iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad versions for collaborative animation sessions.
•Create animations simply by moving one's fingertips.
•Save and load your creations, and post to Facebook, Twitter, or email.
•Play music while you animate.
•Infinite undo, and more.
MotionPhone was the first interactive networked work of animation art, created by Scott Snibbe between 1989 and 1996, and exhibited in galleries and museums worldwide. Now it is an app accessible to anyone in the world!
April 18, 2012 Initial Release