LED bokeh

DNA lamp

A prototype of a stolen idea from a friend of DNA sequence displaying LED lamp. My first with controlling addressable LEDs with Processing and the fantastic Fadecandy board from Micah Scott. Of course it would be way more fitting to have two LED strips and arrange ...

Visualisation of SIFT features of a frame from Wall-E

Visualising SIFT descriptors

Having worked on a few computer vision projects at work recently I've been interested in trying to understand what the computer is seeing. A lot of image processing algorithms involve putting the image through filters, or transforms, or extracting local descriptions of ...

Abstract 3D pillar landscape created in Blender

Abstract landscapes in Blender

I recently saw some great work by Lee Riggs, using Maya to create wonderful abstract landscapes out of millions of small coloured block or pillars. They're fantastic images, and I wanted to try and emulate the effect in Blender as part of my ongoing efforts to try and get to ...

Timer app screen concepts

Stripe timer app project

I want a simpler countdown timer. I use the built-in Android timer app a lot, often for cooking, but it could be better (for my purposes at least). It's annoying to set, multiple alarms take up too much space, and the 'Time's Up' alarm sound is horrifying and loud and just ...