Guitar is one of the musical instruments that bring melody to your life when you feel its chords. In this article, we intend to share with you few odd but worth noticing creative things shaped as a Guitar. Here is a list of some the most creatively designed and famous things spotted around the world that takes their design inspiration from this instrument.
Radio as a source of entertainment is a thing of the past; not completely worn and out though. Prolonging its existence are innovators like Florian KrÃ¤utli, who believe that adding flavor can help revitalize the taste. The Swiss designer has come with the Human Antenna, a carpet radio that uses your body as a radio wave conductor and tuner. The carpet is made of looms from conductive thread, using the human body as an antenna to find a station, or to change one. Check out the video after the jump.
Remember I posted about a Chinese farmer and his family of 26 robots, one being a rickshaw puller? Well, this time itâs the SM City Marikina mall in the Philippines, where kid robots are being used to pull real children on a rickshaw for entertainment. Of course, we know whatâs motive behind all this is. Check out the video after the jump.
People who stay glued to their screens for entertainment have a reason to rejoice, because they can now experience an omni dome theater like experience sitting back home. The TOOB, created by Alexander McDonnell, is a half-dome movie screen powered by a regular home theater projector compatible with any video source. Watching movies, playing a game on a 3-foot by 6-foot personal dome screen will cost you $1,440. Well, if you have a larger audience, then an 8-foot by 16-foot inflatable version is also available on a rental basic through T.O.O.B site.
Toy manufacturers are making constant efforts to benefit from the legacy of Star Wars. The legacy is such that not even a single Star Wars-themed product has gone unnoticed. And donât be surprised if this Star Wars Darth Vader robotic arm is yet another success. Available for $40, this kit can be easily assembled with 45 snap-together parts making an arm. At the base are interactive controls with which you can extend and turn the arm, and even control fingers to grasp objects. No batteries required either.
Remi Gaillard, a renowned French prankster, showcases his crazy skills with a soccer ball. It’s one hell of a video a soccer fan wouldnât wanna miss â entertainment personified!
Much touted graffiti artist Banksy has apparently painted his portrait on the side of an office building in Shoreditch, East London. This piece carries his obsessional rat wearing necklace graffiti that holds a placard showing his face. No one is sure how he looks, but based on pics from a 2004 graffiti-spraying event in Jamaica, it is believed that this is Banksyâs photograph.
Cool factor: Soccer tape
My take: Soccer fever is always on a high! The most popular game in the entire world provides entertainment of the highest order. Taking soccer to a different level is a football tape, when wrapped; it gives an impression of a real ball. So whenever youâre away from home or not carrying you soccer ball along – Marti Guixeâs âFootball tapeâ should keep you occupied.
Cool factor: Donât miss this – a video full of dominoes by Jared Lyon.
Imagine RIT: Innovation and Creativity Festival is a campus-wide event that showcases the innovative and creative spirit of RIT students, faculty and the staff. Visitors experience the breadth and depth of RIT through interactive presentations, hands-on demonstrations, exhibitions and research projects set up throughout campus. Inflatables, games and multiple performance stages with live music and entertainment are also a hit with visitors of all ages. Held annually each spring, Imagine RIT is the annual kickoff to Rochesterâs rich festival season.
Punch: Insane skills with a 15 ton front loader
My take: Bikers showcasing their skills, from wheelie to what not, has kinda become a common sight (somewhat boring), but have you ever seen stunts being performed with a 15 ton front loader? There you go â a new source of entertainment, enjoy!