You know what you get when you cross programming and photography? Kick bottoms light painting. A year ago today we featured Michael Ross's (a.k.a. TxPilot) Digital Light Wand. It is a wonderful Arduino based tool that creates pictures in mid air.
Well, Michael is at it again. Yesterday Michael released his tutorial for a programmable Orb. (click here if you need an orb primer).
Similarly to the wand, the Programmable LED Orb Tool (o.k. you are PLOT from now on)... so similarly to the wand, the PLOT takes any bitmap or jpg image and converts it to a pattern that Arduino can understand. Click to continue ›