This is a simple parallax depth effect that uses 3 layers of transparent background images. I wrote it in ~2007, but the effect still works pretty well. These days, I'd start out with JQuery and use a scrolling plugin...For best results, middle-click and use smooth scrolling.
I'm obsessed with getting externalized sounds out of headphones. It turns out this is darn near impossible. Using head-related transfer functions to filter the sound and emulate a "transaural" (loudspeaker) source is only the tip of the iceberg... Read more at binaural audio remixing. I spent the afternoon yesterday trying to reproduce the soundfield created [...]
Check out my sound auralization page. I have put together some information about HRTF, wave field synthesis, ambisonics, and digital waveguide meshes.
I plan to transition from MySQL to PostgreSQL on the Stractor project very soon. PostgreSQL is so difficult to pronounce that I've ignored it until now, but the capabilities of the PostGIS extension are too good to pass up. The primary benefit of the PostGIS extension is that the geographic coordinate - a point on [...]