Animatronics

Animatronic Blossoming Flower

2019

This animatronic flower worked in real time and consisted of          twenty silicone petals connected to servo motors and controlled by a digital board.  The presentation included mist and lighting controlled by dmx.  The flower pot was 3D printed and painted. Sample petal test and internal mechanics. Inside the display case we … Continue reading Animatronic Blossoming Flower


Orangutan that saws! (2016)

2015

Took this out to Borneo with JDP productions who make Spy In The Wild programmes. It was made at John Nolan Studio where I did the animatronic body movements: sawing wood, washing an arm and moving its neck. The  excellent head movements were  made by Adrian Parish and there is a camera inside the moving … Continue reading Orangutan that saws! (2016)


Animatronics overview

1995

A quick overview of my animatronics work. Harry Potter (2004) Merlin  Creature for attraction, person walks around and operates it by hand.