I was researching a project online the other day when I came across a project on Blogspot about how to make your own Atmolight/Ambilight type setup using an Arduino Deumilanove, a ShiftBrite Shield and ShiftBar modules from Macetech and some 12v LED RGB lighting strips. It was kind of amazing as I had all the [...]
Continue Reading My Arduino AtmoLight/Ambilight Clone Project
We’ve gotten some of the Christmas lights up around here, I was a bit slow in initiating it and the holidays are sneaking up on us quickly. These are the lights we’ve put up this year so far, all of the Christmas Lights installed this year were LED, they have a nice cold glow that [...]
Continue Reading The Christmas Lights Have Been Put Up
Wow, it’s been a while since I’ve updated the blog, sorry for the long delay I have been extremely busy with work and non computer related hobbies. It’s incredible how the time flies. We’ve been working on digging the trench for the sidewalk, the soil is tough to dig in and is taking some time, [...]
Continue Reading Reactor Biplane, Copper Vapor Laser and 'The Sidewalk Project'
Sorry folks, I know I’ve been pretty slow to update the site, it’s just that I bought an Arduino Duemilanove development board , an Ethernet shield from sparkfun electronics and some MegaBrite, ShiftBrite and OctoBrite modules from MaceTech. I have some experience in programming the atmel Mega series of micro-controllers so it was pretty easy [...]
Continue Reading Arduino Projects Have Slowed Me Down!
A few orange Iris’ spawned on the road edge by the highway, they’re pretty nice looking as well. Additionally some more blue and white ones have shown up, and look exactly like the ones shown earlier this month. We had some timed exposure fun tonight out in the yard. I’m surprised one of us wasn’t [...]
Continue Reading Long Exposure / Light Art Fun and Yellow-Orange Iris'