BuildBrighton Theremin Case

Posted by barnoid Fri, 30 Oct 2009 00:11:38 GMT

BuildBrighton Theremin Case
BuildBrighton is working on making a pseudo-theremin for the electronica DJs Evil Nine. It will be a MIDI controller that works by sensing arm movements using ultrasonic range finders. For more information see: http://www.buildbrighton.com/wiki/Theremin
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 40D
Exposure0.02 sec (1/50)
Aperturef/5.6
Exposure ProgramProgram AE
ISO Speed1000
Date and Time (Original)2009:10:22 20:44:49
Exposure Bias-2/3 EV
FlashOff, Did not fire
Focal Length61 mm
QualityFine
Metering ModeCenter-weighted average
Lens TypeCanon EF-S 17-85mm f4-5.6 IS USM
Camera Temperature20 C

BuildBrighton Theremin Case Modifications

Posted by barnoid Fri, 30 Oct 2009 00:11:54 GMT

BuildBrighton Theremin Case Modifications
BuildBrighton is working on making a pseudo-theremin for the electronica DJs Evil Nine. It will be a MIDI controller that works by sensing arm movements using ultrasonic range finders. For more information see: http://www.buildbrighton.com/wiki/Theremin The case was designed and made by Steve Carpenter of BotBuilder.
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 40D
Exposure0.067 sec (1/15)
Aperturef/5.6
Exposure ProgramProgram AE
ISO Speed1000
Date and Time (Original)2009:10:22 19:43:00
Exposure Bias-2/3 EV
FlashOff, Did not fire
Focal Length56 mm
QualityFine
Metering ModeCenter-weighted average
Lens TypeCanon EF-S 17-85mm f4-5.6 IS USM
Camera Temperature17 C

BuildBrighton Theremin Case Controls

Posted by barnoid Thu, 15 Oct 2009 23:25:26 GMT

BuildBrighton Theremin Case Controls
BuildBrighton is working on making a pseudo-theremin for the electronica DJs Evil Nine. It will be a MIDI controller that works by sensing arm movements using ultrasonic range finders. For more information see: http://www.buildbrighton.com/wiki/Theremin The case was designed and made by Steve Carpenter of BotBuilder.
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 40D
Exposure0.025 sec (1/40)
Aperturef/5.0
Exposure ProgramProgram AE
ISO Speed1000
Date and Time (Original)2009:10:15 21:32:11
Exposure Bias-2/3 EV
FlashOff, Did not fire
Focal Length33 mm
QualityRAW
Metering ModeCenter-weighted average
Lens TypeCanon EF-S 17-85mm f4-5.6 IS USM
Camera Temperature22 C

BuildBrighton Theremin Case

Posted by barnoid Thu, 15 Oct 2009 23:26:14 GMT

BuildBrighton Theremin Case
BuildBrighton is working on making a pseudo-theremin for the electronica DJs Evil Nine. It will be a MIDI controller that works by sensing arm movements using ultrasonic range finders. For more information see: http://www.buildbrighton.com/wiki/Theremin The case was designed and made by Steve Carpenter of BotBuilder.
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 40D
Exposure0.025 sec (1/40)
Aperturef/5.6
Exposure ProgramProgram AE
ISO Speed1000
Date and Time (Original)2009:10:15 21:30:41
Exposure Bias-2/3 EV
FlashOff, Did not fire
Focal Length47 mm
QualityRAW
Metering ModeCenter-weighted average
Lens TypeCanon EF-S 17-85mm f4-5.6 IS USM
Camera Temperature20 C

BuildBrighton Theremin Menu Prototype

Posted by barnoid Thu, 15 Oct 2009 23:26:59 GMT

BuildBrighton Theremin Menu Prototype
BuildBrighton is working on making a pseudo-theremin for the electronica DJs Evil Nine. It will be a MIDI controller that works by sensing arm movements using ultrasonic range finders. For more information see: http://www.buildbrighton.com/wiki/Theremin This is the prototype of the settings menu built by James Grant.
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 40D
Exposure0.033 sec (1/30)
Aperturef/5.6
Exposure ProgramProgram AE
ISO Speed1000
Date and Time (Original)2009:10:15 21:26:04
Exposure Bias0 EV
FlashOff, Did not fire
Focal Length85 mm
QualityFine
Metering ModeCenter-weighted average
Lens TypeCanon EF-S 17-85mm f4-5.6 IS USM
Camera Temperature18 C

BuildBrighton Theremin Menu Display

Posted by barnoid Thu, 15 Oct 2009 23:28:15 GMT

BuildBrighton Theremin Menu Display
BuildBrighton is working on making a pseudo-theremin for the electronica DJs Evil Nine. It will be a MIDI controller that works by sensing arm movements using ultrasonic range finders. For more information see: http://www.buildbrighton.com/wiki/Theremin
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 40D
Exposure0.01 sec (1/100)
Aperturef/7.1
Exposure ProgramProgram AE
ISO Speed1000
Date and Time (Original)2009:10:15 19:59:23
Exposure Bias-5/3 EV
FlashOff, Did not fire
Focal Length68 mm
QualityRAW
Metering ModeCenter-weighted average
Lens TypeCanon EF-S 17-85mm f4-5.6 IS USM
Camera Temperature22 C

BuildBrighton Theremin for Evil Nine

Posted by barnoid Thu, 15 Oct 2009 23:29:20 GMT

BuildBrighton Theremin for Evil Nine
BuildBrighton is working on making a pseudo-theremin for the electronica DJs Evil Nine. It will be a MIDI controller that works by sensing arm movements using ultrasonic range finders. For more information see: http://www.buildbrighton.com/wiki/Theremin The case was designed and made by Steve Carpenter of BotBuilder.
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 40D
Exposure0.04 sec (1/25)
Aperturef/5.6
Exposure ProgramProgram AE
ISO Speed1000
Date and Time (Original)2009:10:15 19:57:13
Exposure Bias-5/3 EV
FlashOff, Did not fire
Focal Length85 mm
QualityRAW
Metering ModeCenter-weighted average
Lens TypeCanon EF-S 17-85mm f4-5.6 IS USM
Camera Temperature20 C

It Works!

Posted by barnoid Thu, 03 Sep 2009 18:57:18 GMT

It Works!
I had neither Arduino nor batteries. So I made do with an atmega168 with an Arduino bootloader burned and connecting to a power supply with the servos running off the 5V regulator, which got very hot.
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 40D
Exposure0.017 sec (1/60)
Aperturef/2.5
Exposure ProgramAperture-priority AE
ISO Speed500
Date and Time (Original)2009:09:02 21:41:09
Exposure Bias0 EV
FlashOff, Did not fire
Focal Length50 mm
QualityFine
Metering ModeCenter-weighted average
Lens TypeCanon EF 50mm f/1.8 MkII
Camera Temperature22 C

Both Wheels On

Posted by barnoid Thu, 03 Sep 2009 18:57:49 GMT

Both Wheels On
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 40D
Exposure0.008 sec (1/125)
Aperturef/1.8
Exposure ProgramAperture-priority AE
ISO Speed320
Date and Time (Original)2009:09:02 20:02:13
Exposure Bias0 EV
FlashOff, Did not fire
Focal Length50 mm
QualityFine
Metering ModeCenter-weighted average
Lens TypeCanon EF 50mm f/1.8 MkII
Camera Temperature25 C

One Wheel On

Posted by barnoid Thu, 03 Sep 2009 18:58:23 GMT

One Wheel On
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 40D
Exposure0.025 sec (1/40)
Aperturef/1.8
Exposure ProgramAperture-priority AE
ISO Speed320
Date and Time (Original)2009:09:02 19:50:26
Exposure Bias0 EV
FlashOff, Did not fire
Focal Length50 mm
QualityFine
Metering ModeCenter-weighted average
Lens TypeCanon EF 50mm f/1.8 MkII
Camera Temperature24 C