Tag Archives: Arduino

“Emotional” Fake Fur

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‘Smart Fur’ Lets Robo-Pets Read Owners’ Emotions This sounds like a fun idea, but I’d like to know how the interaction was designed. How are the emotions being read? How are the emotions being translated into gestures of touch? And then, how is this manifest … Read More

LED Coral Reef Prototype

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Coral Reef LED Prototype from Amanda Tasse on Vimeo. The Coral Reef LED prototype was designed by Amanda Tasse & Kyla Gorman. We programmed LED’s to flash at different patterns. When light was flashed on various photoresisters, the LED light patterns changed, to mimic a … Read More

Narcisystem by Syynlabs, shown at Mindshare LA 2009

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Narcisystem @ Syynlabs, by Eric Gradman. —————— “In contrast to developing art that encourages others to interact, The NARCISYSTEM is designed to interface with the anatomy of an individual participant wired with as many biometric sensors as possible, and uses their output to drive a … Read More

Teddy Bear Vision – Final Documentation

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Teddy Bear Vision was inspired by an early neuroscience experiment (Marr & Nishihara, Phil Trans R Soc Lond B, 275: 483, 1976) in which the visual system’s processing of orientation selectivity was mapped out @ contrast borders’ location. Here is an image from the original … Read More

Teddy Bear Vision – Proposal

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The early visual system is designed to detect contrast borders. For my project, I would like to use simple contrast borders detection to derive the location where new geometric forms will originate. It will be as if there are small organisms growing at the edges, … Read More

Some more LED work…

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oh, the Germans…

Simple multi-sensor finger VJ

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Here’s one of my first attempts at Arduino/Processing.  A simple sensor prototype of a wearable finger VJ system. I started with the idea of finger bells, which a belly dancer might use, and expanded it to make the finger sensors interact with the visuals.  If … Read More