For this task I’ve created a 901 pixel LED sculpture using papier mache to form the structure on which the RGB LED strips (ws2811) are mounted. An origami structure is mounted over the surface to create a diffuser. The system comprises of a Raspberry Pi 3b + Teensy 3.6 + Octows2811 adapter and 5v 60A power supply unit. Glediator software is used in ‘demo’ mode here.
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