Currently use QC to make custom layers for Bonix TV - a vision mixing kind of application for OS X with a kind of QC stack of layers, each layer being a composition with published ports and some protocols for data types. Also generate sports graphics and twitter feeds and so on for video score boards at large sporting venues.
Spent a few years learning Quartz Composer as my way back into coding from a decade away doing design related work. Film, graphics, studied Architecture for a few years and got involved in publishing then film. Now moving into front side web development. Hope to get into app dev with Vuo and rapid app prototyping.
Sometimes i Have a bunch of these open and want to lift my comp window to gain more screen and I'd like to move it without readjusting 4-8 floating pallets every time I move the main window. I understand the reason for anchoring them to the main window, but sometimes it's undesirable, hence the request for a modifier key.
I'm looking for the equivalent of Build List output from inside a loop using the Process List node. Or in QC terms, the Iterator Variables patch.
Say I have a list of images and I want to locate them according to the order they appear in the list. (Please note I can't use Arrange in Grid/Row/Column because they either resize the image or position it in a way that isn't suitable to me).
I want to use X position maths like coordinates of (X, 0) where: