Media Artist, Educator, Maker of Things
I have been lucky enough to gain a lot of problem-solving experience through my years as a teaching artist. Here are some resources that may be useful for other curious artists, makers, & experimenters.
My step-by-step guide to DIY contact microphones: Cheap, simple & durable.
Magnetic mounts make swapping gel panels a “snap”!
My method for storing resistors, which I arrived at after years of suffering through other methods.
Documentation of the 16mm Film to HD Transfer System I built for Cooper Union Art School.
After a recent workbench redesign I built an articulating lamp that I could position anywhere on the work surface.
A collection of information about short-range FM radio transmitters, including hacking advice.
In 2015 there are still people who love the tactility of editing 16mm film by hand. Here’s how to sync digital audio to a Steenbeck flatbed editor.
A fix for touchpad / trackpad freezes on the Acer ES1-111M laptop.
I tested some inexpensive 8 channel audio interfaces in OS X.
VLC makes a great stream recorder. Here’s how to record the MP3 webstream from Pond Station.
With a simple hack you can use your old Digidesign Mbox 1 audio interface as a standalone mic preamp with no computer required.
A laser-cut robotic update of the classic cardboard kids toy. Files included.