Living Library and Blind Film Critic Read more

Living Library and Blind Film Critic

We’re excited to share with you a first at Maker Faire San Diego! Ever wonder what it’s like to be someone else? Inquiring minds will not want to miss The Living Library, and The Tommy Edison Experience. The Living Library Based on the Human Library, The Living Library is a collection of people from diverse backgrounds and experiences who […]

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Meet the Maker: Karolyn Smith and the “Bionic Cat” Read more

Meet the Maker: Karolyn Smith and the “Bionic Cat”

A veteran with traumatic injuries. A kitten with an amputated paw. Some stories are just too moving for a blog post, but we’re going to try. Meet Karolyn Smith. A native of San Diego, Karolyn enlisted in the US Army shortly after the events of 9/11. Serving as a machine gunner during combat patrols resulted […]

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Meet the Maker: Richard Truong Read more

Meet the Maker: Richard Truong

It all started because a friend wanted some cool wedding photos. Richard didn’t know what light painting was until a friend asked him for help. With a little ingenuity, curiosity, and some Arduino, maker Richard Truong created some photographic magic!   What is Light Painting? Light painting is a photographic technique in which exposures are […]

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