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Imbalance
GOLD Member since Sep 2005

Imbalance

not different, just not the same
Location: Charlotte, NC, USA

Total posts: 263
Posted:So came across this some time ago actually but never did find the link for it again. Welp now i've found it thanks to Stumble! (love that lil button)

http://www.grapefrukt.com/blog/isotope2/

its not intended for poi and such but it makes for a great way to quickly illustrate spin and antispin. Also REALLY helpful for planning out your next pattern to work on.

Here's some sets to try, just copy and paste these into the text bar in the tool then hit play:

0.5:70:-2:50 (antispin flower)
0.5:70:2:50 (regular spin flower)
-1:40:2:80 (antispin elipse)
0.5:40:-2:60:2:50 (antispin flower with isolation, have to ignore the middle rotation point...)
0.5:40:-1.8:40:-1.6:60:2.8:50:1:50:-2.8:80 (omg wtf?)

if you find any other cool patterns, post em, but being this is the poi move forum do try and post some possible patterns, something we can all try.


I once learned every move that there was,
Every style, Every technique.
Then I woke up, and forgot it all,
So now I struggle to dream.

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DarkFyre
BRONZE Member since Nov 2005

DarkFyre

HoP mage and keeper of the fireballs
Location: Palmerston North, New Zealand

Total posts: 1965
Posted:very cool litle toy you found there my friend

May my balls of fire set your balls on fire devil

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Mireneye
SILVER Member since Oct 2005

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Location: , Sweden

Total posts: 276
Posted:What is

-2.1:40:-2.1:50



called ?



And I hope to be able to spin this one day:

-1.5:70:-2.1:60



3 petal antispin?

1:70:-3:80



And what???

1.2:80:-3:50:-3:50

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Richee
BRONZE Member since Jan 2002

HOP librarian
Location: Prague, Czech. Republic

Total posts: 1841
Posted:It is called lock-out.



In terminology it's long arm extension, part of flower group.



Yes.



It can be 5 petaled flower in flower, where every

second circle is slowed rapidly down.



----



The tool is nice, you can imagine one hand

having more than one shoulder or elbow.



light,



:R


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Glåss
DIAMOND Member since Nov 2001

Glåss

The Ministry of Manipulation
Location: Bristol, United Kingdom

Total posts: 2523
Posted:OMG That's my brain
Thanks for posting biggrin


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[Nx?]
BRONZE Member since Nov 2001

[Nx?]

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Europe,Scotland,Both

Total posts: 3749
Posted:yeah cool biggrin

This is a post by tom, all spelling is deleberate
-><- Kallisti

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sxsk17
BRONZE Member since Jul 2005

stranger
Location: , USA

Total posts: 17
Posted:wow, awesome toy!

by the way, what's this?
1:50:1.5:50


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Drudwyn


Drudwyn

Forget puppy power, Scrappy's just gay
Location: Southampton Uni

Total posts: 632
Posted:A 1.5 beat regular flower I think.

Spin, bounce, be one with the world, because it is yours to enjoy...

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sxsk17
BRONZE Member since Jul 2005

stranger
Location: , USA

Total posts: 17
Posted:yea, true.
i suppose I had just never thought about flowers with fractional beats.


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UCOF
SILVER Member since Apr 2002

UCOF

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: , United Kingdom

Total posts: 15414
Posted:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50:0.5:50

Appears to be an arrow! eek


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Danny_
GOLD Member since Aug 2005

Danny_

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Location: Brighton, United Kingdom

Total posts: 95
Posted:-1:80:2.5:50 (1:5/2)
-1.2:80:2.8:50 (1:7/3)
-1.2:80:2.7:50 (1:9/4)

stars!


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Richee
BRONZE Member since Jan 2002

HOP librarian
Location: Prague, Czech. Republic

Total posts: 1841
Posted:Actually flowers, but they look like that, cause

every second arc(beat) is a bit smaller.



That cause the bigger arc, between

lockoutsin, getting over each other.



Code:

___ .......... small arc

/ \

O O..........lock-outs

\ /

\_/..........big arc





This is interesting, remining hybrid,

but I'll look on it closer tonight.



lightning,



:R


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Sporky


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Location: Glasgow

Total posts: 663
Posted:mind bendy fun. Nice find dude. Might use it if i each flowers to other people.

yayness


Have faith in what you can do and respect for what you can't

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fred_roudaut


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Total posts: 1
Posted:Hi

I just have developed a quick and dirty code for modeling spin/antispins/hybrids ... in a single plane.
It is available there : http://www.jonglage.net/juggleSpyro.html
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A quick documentation is available if you click on the "?" icon

Regards,

Fred Roudaut


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