Tag: light

Drum Skin Strobe

Drum Skin Strobe
MusiQuest

Watch the drum skin vibrate.  Freeze it in time with a strobe by adjusting the frequency. Designed, developed and fabricated by Techniquest for the MusiQuest exhibition. The design team was led by exhibition designer, Nick Banks

Bright Ideas

Bright Ideas
Animate it

A real street scene and characters from the Aardman film ‘A Matter of Loaf and Death’. Control the lighting to change the mood. Set the scene ten watch it through the lens. Part of the …more

Reflect it

Reflect it
investigate

Bounce laser light around using adjustable mirrors. Can you hit all the targets? Stacks for storage and travel and forms part of the ‘investigate’ travelling exhibition. Designed and built in At-Bristol by the design team …more

Look at Light

Look at Light
investigate

Bend straight beams of light. Find out more about lenses and prisms. A safe, low voltage but extremely bright light source in a rotating housing emits a number of different light patterns. Place lenses in …more

See Stress

See Stress
investigate

Look at objects through polarised light. Flex and stress them to see the patterns. Comes with a number of intersting shapes or use your own objects. Stacks for storage and travel and forms part of …more

Light Island

Light Island
Uncategorized

A bright lamp radiates beams of light across the table. Use lenses, prisms and coloured panels to interact with the light. Designed and built by the Exploratorium