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cool analog synthesizer music video thing

 Editor’s note:  Here at the WindWorks Design, we are striving to put original content on the blog instead of just re-posting as seems to be the main activity of the blogosphere and popular social media.  But sometimes we come across … Continue reading

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Some stepper motors just require a torch!

This is the 2nd time we have had issues with removing a gobo or color wheel shaft fitting from a stepper motor. Gear pullers are not tall enough to fit on the shaft fitting.  Hammering with a wedge did not … Continue reading

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Lots of buttons and knobs!

http://www.synthtopia.com/content/2011/11/19/is-this-the-ultimate-synth-cave/

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Smoke Density

“The only practical way to judge smoke density is by eye.  I find that a good density is achieved just before I loose consciousness.” – Jordan Cronenweth.  Cinematographer for Blade Runner. Source: https://www.dropbox.com/s/27s65767lqt6p9r/Jordan_Cronenweth_Document.pdf

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The Lighting Guru

I stumbled into this while browsing the web….. It’s a band’s description of who and what their lighting guy is and does.  I found it very funny. http://www.the-sisters-of-mercy.com/tech/lighting/lighting.htm  

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Super High End Audiophoolery

Epic rant 🙂 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m7ERMu825m4

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Bandsaw Safety

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Matthew Albanese – incredible still life photography via dioramas

Cool miniatures! PetaPixel article on Matthew Albanese

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Google street view now goes inside!

Curious fact: google streetview now goes inside some businesses  

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Waves Art & Science Exhibit by Daniel Palacios

This would make a cool science museum display (here it’s some artsy thing).  Just needs a control panel! Created by Daniel Palacios. http://danielpalacios.info/en/waves      

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