IWISTER #5 – Agent Magneto

Strictly speaking, this isn’t actually an Interactive Wireframe Stereogram, as it lacks wireframes per se. There are only lines, each anchored in one point in space but changing length and turning to always point away from an invisible agent – a bit like magnetic field lines from the pole of a magnet. And the result is reminiscent of moving a magnet through a liquid with suspended iron filings.

This also marks my first attempt to switch from Java applets – which not everyone is able to run in their browser – to Javascript. But the latter turns out to be far too slow, at least in my implementation of processing.js. So it looks like I’ll be sticking to Java applets for a while…