I gathered some info about sequence frame rates people use in the hobby. 20 frames-per-second vs 40 frames-per-second. Can you tell the difference?
Expanded Falcons share 1,024 pixels and I explain it in this video. The platform has many options for you to customize for your display.
This video covers my current megatree design and stats.
ASAP Pole info (see HowTos): http://www.magicchristmas.org
Boscoyo tree toppers: https://www.boscoyostudio.com/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=2_4&sort=20a&page=1
Ball bungees: https://amzn.to/2NLpNfe
Better late than never! Would have been my submission to the Christmas lights from around the world! http://xlightsaroundtheworld.com
The project is a yearly video compilation showcasing animated Christmas lighting enthusiasts. Each year, a song is announced and anyone in the world is encouraged to sequence, film, and submit their display. This year’s song selection is Little Drummer Boy – For King and Country. Visit them online at https://forkingandcountry.com @4kingandcountry
Viewer email and a look to next year. Merry Christmas everybody!
RGB pixel strip looks nice, but is a little difficult to work with. Don’t recommend it for new folks. Shows how to figure out the right RGB color order. Other display updates. Oh, and I passed my exam for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate!
Taking a quick look at the new Smart (chain-able) differential deceivers. Also go through a Falcon F16V3 firmware upgrade to support the new boards.
Troy sent me two of his spheres (thanks Troy!) and I show you how they go together.
Professional Triers Podcast: https://youtu.be/GvlIYR1LxfY
Following up from the last episode, I show more power injection and talk about the numbers a little. I also compare 5V pixels to 12V pixels at the wall. The difference is surprising!