Interactive Laser Fun

For Luna Fete 2019 in New Orleans, I committed to creating an interactive laser installation using an Xbox Kinect to supply real-time data and draw images of the people interacting together in the Play Space. I chose to work within the program TouchDesigner because it gave me full access to the data that I wanted […]

Edinburg UFO Festival

I have been traveling to Edinburg, TX in early April recently to add a laser light show to the popular “Out of This World!” UFO Festival & Conference. The show is presented on Friday night in the Edinburg Municipal Auditorium, which was built in 1926 and is in outstanding shape. The first year that I […]

Laser on Multiple Projectors

With some possibilities of super wide screen laser projections coming up this year, I want to master the art of combining multiple laser projectors into one super wide screen laser projection with less flicker as an added benefit. I started by setting up three test patterns side by side.             […]

Laser Mapping a Small Oak Tree

I went nuts last month for “laser mapping” an oak tree!  I thought it would look cool to have highly controlled laser beams moving around an oak tree, drawing words and patterns upon the tree and following its shape.  Once I thought about it, I could not get it out of my mind.  I selected […]

Tundra Outlines Installation at Day For Night Fest 2016

When we walked in to set up at Day For Night Festival in Houston, we found a huge installation of red lasers covering several hundred feet of the second floor of the Barbara Jordan Post Office.  I knew that this was the activation of “Tundra”, and I soon figured out that the group from Russian […]