Hodgin's Magnetosphere coming to iTunes


When Kevin Rose said that iTunes would include a stunning new visualizer featuring "planet like objects wrapping around each other w/stars/light streams," most observers yawned in anticipation. How cool could it be?

In the interim, TUAW has connected the dots, with a little help from video producer and designer Allan White.

It seems Robert Hodgin's visually stunning Magnetosphere--available until a few months ago as an iTunes plugin--has been sold to a "third-party" who is strongly believed to be Apple.

Here's a sample of what you can expect (tip: view it fullscreen):

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Magnetosphere revisited (audio by Tosca) from flight404 on Vimeo
via Gizmodo

Pretty sweet, huh? It will make a fine addition to iTunes.

I'm a big fan of G-Force, whitecap and Dr Glitter.

What're your fave visualizers?

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