Walking through fire at NAMM
One of my favorite places at NAMM is the arena. In the arena, you will find all kinds of lasers, smoke machines, light-up microphone stands, and other visual products to make a musician’s stage act more fun and maybe memorable. This year, I was drawn to a booth where you could walk over a sheet [...]
Max helps light up the Bay Bridge
It’s not always easy to describe what Max does or how it works to your relatives, but now I can say “look at the Bay Bridge” thanks to artist Leo Villareal and his crew. Read more about the project: http://thebaylights.org/ http://blog.makezine.com/2011/12/12/the-bay-lights-led-installation-to-animate-bay-bridge/ http://www.sfgate.com/art/article/Bay-Bridge-to-beam-vivid-light-sculpture-3872898.php
LED Water Light Graffiti
The “Water Light Graffiti” is a surface made of thousands of LED illuminated by the contact of water. You can use a paintbrush, a water atomizer, your fingers or anything damp to sketch a brightness message or just to draw. Water Light Graffiti is a wall for ephemeral messages in the urban space without deterioration. [...]
Working with Hardware: DMX, Part 1
In this tutorial series, you can explore the world of programming DMX with Max.