Creating an animated LED light wall with Raspberry Pi, Python, and APA102

This project was another large window installation for the Urban Art project in Great Falls, Montana.  I wanted to create something with LEDs that would have visual impact similar to the 1 meter POV displays, but with no moving parts. Continue reading Creating an animated LED light wall with Raspberry Pi, Python, and APA102

Creating a 1 meter RGB POV display with Raspberry Pi and LPD8806 LED strips

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First attempt to display a PNG image.

I set out to create a large POV display for a local quarterly art installation called The Urban Art Project, in Great Falls, Montana.  The space is 8 feet wide, 5′ 8″ tall, and around 17 inches deep.  Two 1 meter rotors fit nicely in the space. Continue reading Creating a 1 meter RGB POV display with Raspberry Pi and LPD8806 LED strips

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