The Continued Connection Device

Here is a fun little invention, created so that you can acknowledge a strong connection between yourself and an other individual. The internals of the device are pretty simple: a high intensity LED, is powered by a small battery, and activated with a magnetic switch. When you move the two... Read The Rest »

The Past Viewer, and Other Projections

The Past Viewer is a small installation for 8mm film projection. It originally included a Brownie projector shooting its image onto a mirror, reflecting back to a piece of frosted mylar. The image above shows its first configuration, where the projection surface was installed into a modified radio/portable tv... Read The Rest »

The Automatic Affirmation Device

In anticipation of my exhibition at the VERSO gallery, I took to refining one of my favorite inventions: The Automatic Affirmation Device. This device is a personal confidence booster, that is never wrong. Will today be a good day? Was college the right choice? With this device in hand, the... Read The Rest »

My SX-70

In mid 2012, I became somewhat fascinated with the Polaroid SX-70. The camera is a folding SLR, and when released in 1972, it was Polaroid's first integral film camera. My first exposrure to the SX-70 was the video embedded below, in which it just seems so marvelous. Then, there is... Read The Rest »