The Stan Winston School offers a variety of live and on demand webcourses. They use the medium to teach everything from applying prosthetics, to sculpting maquettes, to body casting on a budget, to animatronics. An upcoming course focuses on designing animatronic control systems with Arduino technology. Master FX mechanic David Covarrubias is teaching the course, and he’s been working with Arduino programming for about five years. He’s worked on films such as Pacific Rim, Iron Man, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, and others.
The webcourse will cover:
Intro to Arduino software & hardware
Using Robotic & RC Servos
Programming LED Lights
Modifying & Writing Code
It’s a great way to get familiar with the processes to improve your cosplay builds. You can sign up for the three day, 12 hour course at the Stan Winston School.
Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.
Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!
Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground” – Adafruit’s Apps!
Maker Business — How Intel Makes a Chip
Wearables — Tape tactics
Electronics — Ground connections cooler via more vias
Biohacking — Itch Tracker for Apple Watch
No comments yet.
Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.