Next week I will be finishing my studies in physics at the University of Copenhagen. In this connection I am to defend my thesis at a public examination. I have created my presentation in LaTeX using the beamer class, see Presentations with LaTeX beamer class – KU style and normally I would just have shown the PDF in full screen. But recently I read about impressive at lifehacker.com and freewaregenius.com and this little piece of software actually provides some useful features to a presentation.
impressive is a 150 kb python script that utilizes the graphical engine in the pygame library to create stunning presentation normally not possible when using PDF files. This it not easy to describe in word so here is a screencast: