Opening a friendly local gaming store in March and will be using LIFX lights throughout the entire gaming hall.
What I’m looking to know is if anyone has used a midi sequencer (fruity loops, ableton live) to automate light shows through LIFX bulbs?
The goal is to launch specific music to specific corresponding and pre-built lightshow at the press of a button via a computer/phone or LaunchPad trigger, or IFTTT API call. I’ll build a server to handle the calls - likely.
We’ve all seen videos of people doing this my hand via python or bash: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=56DHY-8M8k0 . The hope is that there is a more intuitive method - or to create one.
I will also be tying the API into my point-of-sale software so when someone wins something, a spotlight shines down on them in the now slowely darkened room, and an audio snippet plays congratulating them.
Thanks for the assist gents. I’m a devops engineer so I’m writting this shiz if its not been done already! Hope you guys are excited to help!