Dragon Pumpkin Spring

For my recent talk at FITC’s Spotlight: Hardware, I decided to revisit my Halloween project the Dragon Pumpkin. Pumpkins are hard to find this time of year so I improvised with a watermelon. Everytime you say the words “trick or treat” a fireball is shot out of it’s mouth. How to make a dragon pumpkin.

Dragon Pumpkin Spring from Christopher Lewis on Vimeo.

The Microsoft Kinect has a lot of powerful motion technology, but it also has an under appreciated microphone array which is great at localising audio, reducing background noise and text recognition.

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