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Aperture: Light-Reactive Interactive Display

by Paul Strauss

I’m not sure how I missed this amazing interactive display concept when it first surfaced, but it’s cool enough that I thought it deserved a mention, even if it is but a distant memory.

Aperture by Gunnar Green and Frederic Eyl

The system used an array of thousands of individual mechanical irises, each designed to react to the amount of light in front of it. The darker the subject, the wider the aperture would open, resulting in a real-time halftone effect.

Aperture by Gunnar Green and Frederic Eyl

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Designed by Berlin interactive artists Gunnar Green and Frederic Eyl, Aperture never made it past the prototype stage. It’s a really cool idea, reminiscent of the mechanical mirrors of Daniel Rozin, and I hope someday they decide to resurrect it for more of us to see up close.




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Comments (4):

  1. Mack says:

    Interesting :)

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  3. banan says:

    very Interesting .. i think i’ll use the concept in my Project design :) .

  4. Anonymous says:

    After Portal, I don’t trust anything with the word “Aperture” on it.

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