One of Kamui Cosplay’s, a.k.a. Svetlana Quindt, recent costumes focuses on Nova from Heroes of the Storm. It’s a costume that took her two years to complete. The outfit includes multiple light-up elements. In the above video, Kamui shows the process of putting on the costume, and it’s helpful to watch if you want to start featuring electronics into your costumes because you can see how Kamui incorporated the wires and attached them from a fabric suit to EVA foam armor pieces.
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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