Volkswagen festival of motoring interactive wall

Volkswagen festival of motoring interactive wall

The South African festival of motoring took place on the 31 August 2016 to 04 September 2016. I was requested to build an interactive wall for Volkswagen that took consumers through the features of the new 2017 Tiguan. The project was especially fun to develop due to the inclusion of
Arduino Starter Series - The Keyboard Instrument

Arduino Starter Series - The Keyboard Instrument

This is a project from my Arduino starter series. This project is from the Arduino Projects book, however I have modified it slightly to take 5 buttons and the resistor setup is slightly different. Project Requirements Arduino Uno/Duemilanove/Diecimila USB cable to program Arduino Breadboard A Buzzer (Small speaker)
Cresta shopping centre festive campaign interactive bike installation

Cresta shopping centre festive campaign interactive bike installation

The Cresta shopping centre festive campaign was intended to engage consumers as if they were attending "Santa's workshop". I was requested to create a "Pedal power" bike installation that allowed consumers to donate money to charity. Consumers would push a start button and be told (via an LCD display) to
The KFC Popping Launchpad

The KFC Popping Launchpad

Ogilvy came to Threefold to further develop a concept they were working on for a KFC event. We pushed the concept further to a consumer activated MIDI controller that allowed the consumer remix the track launched on the evening and send it to the consumer as a ringtone. The soldering
Basic MIDI Messaging with Serial From Arduino

Basic MIDI Messaging with Serial From Arduino

A project I'm working on requires the development of a very simple MIDI Controller utilising only buttons to send specific messages to Ableton live. I created a prototype of the requirement using some basic push buttons directly on the breadboard. First I had to get a better understanding of MIDI