New BDes(Hons) Interaction Design

Zooming interface in Max 5


Max/MSP version 5 has lots of interesting new features, including dynamic zooming and panning on patches that works with both vertical and horizontal scroll gestures on my macbook pro’s trackpad.

The look and feel has had a complete overhaul, and in the process I think it’s lost its personality almost completely… would be nice if there were an option to make it look old skool again.

[...] on this for over 2 years. This certainly explains the new GUI introduced in Max 5, which some (myself included) thought had lost some of the aesthetic charm of older [...]