We dug the ‘O Canada’ video when it was released a couple years ago, especially since it was powered by the Raspberry Pi and Adafruit tech. Recently we stumbled back onto this series and their ‘The Making Of’ videos that show some behind-the-scenes shots and decisions that go into building interactive refrigerators.
Scan Your Passport (for Beer) & Making Of:
Global Beer Fridge & Making Of:
‘O Canada’ Anthem & Making Of:
Featured Adafruit Products!
NeoPixel Diffused 8mm Through-Hole LED – 5 Pack: If you like NeoPixel strips you’ll luv these 8mm diffused through-hole NeoPixels. All the single-pin-controlling-hundreds-of-LEDs goodness in a breadboard friendly format. Each LED looks just like your classic through-hole 8mm RGB LED with 4 legs, but instead of just red/green/blue there’s a little chip inside that can control the LED with high speed PWM for 24-bit color. Read more.
NeoPixel 1/4 60 Ring – 5050 RGB LED w/ Integrated Drivers: The biggest NeoPixel Ring yet! With four of these you can make a huge ring with 60 ultra bright smart LED NeoPixels are arranged in a circle with a 6.2″ diameter. Each order comes with just the quarter ring. Four of this item are required to make a large ring. You will have to solder them together as well, so for the full ring of 60 LEDs, buy four and solder them together! Read more.