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Diplorasis

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Media Installation (2015 - 2018) by G. Themistokleous

 

Project team

Software/ Hardware Engineer: Savvas Socratous

Photography and video process/ documentation: George Athanasiou, George Themistokleous

Electrical Engineer Consultant: Andreas Laoutas

Actor in Video: Christophoros Liverdos

 

Dimensions variable

 

Mixed media - composite structure includes glass mirrors, acrylic mirrors,, timber, vinyl, osb, cotton fabric, metal, aluminium,

acrylic components, DSLR cameras, stereoscopic lenses, PIR motion sensors, LCD screens, stepper motors, Arduino

micro-controller, Raspberry Pi, digital LED lights, and software applications - gphoto, opencv library

 

 

List of Images (Rows from top to bottom)

All project credits belong to the author

 

1

Split View

Photograph partly through mirror corridor. Author (2017)

 

2

Peephole opening

Photograph through acrylic cavity screen. Author (2016)

 

3

Stereoscopic lenses and face profile sections

Digital drawings of stereoscopic caps and face profiles for lasercuttigg (2016)

 

4

Prototype Model of Diplorasis 

Photograph of test model, stereoscope with rotating drum. Author (2015)

 

5

Prototype drawings of Diplorasis

Digital drawings - plan, elevation and exploded axonometric drawings

of inttial prototype. Author (2016)

 

6

Prototype model of Diplorasis

Physical optical device with dc motors and plastic custom made mask. Author (2015)

 

7

Felt cuts

Digital drawing for blacking out units. Author (2017)

 

8

Model drum rotations of Diplorasis Prototype model

Top Left - hand drawing study of normal and degenerate eye visual reception, bottom -

digital drawing laser cut components.

Photographs (right, centre) of prototype steel drum model. Author (2015)

 

9

Drawing of Diplorasis prototype

Digital drawing - plan view of diplorasis prototype (2015)

 

 

 

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