Okay, this is WAY too awesome. Once I started looking through those How It’s Made videos I posted a while ago, I found some new ones. Check THIS out – how ELECTRICAL WIRE is made! The insulation and testing parts are my favorite! The first video wasn’t enough for me, so I found this one […]
My friend Millisa sent me this pic the other day, and it kinda blew my mind: Those rays! Holy crap! SO BEAUTIFUL! That’s the stuff that paintings are made of, right? Funny enough, they actually have a real name and an explanation – they’re called crepuscular rays. It’s kind of an unfortunate sounding name, don’t […]anticrepuscular ray, atmospheric optics, atmospheric phenomenon, crepuscular ray
I spent the weekend doing some research on lamps – yeah, it was a very lighting-intensive weekend. Oh, did I mention I got my first tattoo?! More on that later today… I posted a bunch of videos from the “How It’s Made” series from the Discovery Channel – in my research, I came across a […]How It's Made, Video
I have to admit, this has been one of the busiest weeks I’ve had in a long time. I’ve been talking to a lot of people in the business who are readying for the PLASA show in London (which I unfortunately won’t be able to make this year, alas), and for myriad shows across the […]JimOnLight.com, JimOnLight.com readers ROCK, whatcha doing?
I feel like I just posted one of these 12 hours ago. Where in the hell did this week go?! Enjoy some interesting photos – and if you’re a Flickr-r, which everyone should be (ASHLEY), add your photos of light to the JimOnLight.com Flickr Pool!JimOnLight Flickr Pool, photographers, photos, Sunday
I’ve talked a lot about Dave Jones from time to time on JimOnLight.com – Dave is in Sydney, Australia, and he is one of my favorite nerds. Like, way up there, near Collin Cunningham. Yeah. Dave knows his stuff. It also doesn’t hurt that he’s a lot of fun to listen to, which makes me […]Dave Jones, Electronics, Electronics Engineering Video Blog, Super Nerds, thermal heatsinks
I read this blog called Light Paint – it’s an outstanding collection of posted light art, and people submitting their excellent light paintings. I needed some design inspiration this morning, so I was looking through the site and discovered four unbelievably beautiful pieces of light art. Check these out, I had to share them with […]inspiration, Light Art, Light Paint, photography