Projects

Member Profile: John Rattray

John Rattray is creating a prototype for a low cost alternative to automated and remote controlled window blinds using 3D modeling, 3D printing, and smart phone application design. He hopes that this low cost alternative can be used to assist individuals with disabilities.

Member Profile: Danielle

As a Film and Media Studies and Writing Seminars major, Danielle has created many short films. Her most recent film “Nour” is about a young girl who feels self-conscious about wearing a hijab at her new school. In order to make this film Danielle was awarded the Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund in…
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Member Profile: Stephanie Herrera

Using the DMC’s Graphics Enhanced Workstation, Stephanie Herrera creates cartoons for the JHU Newsletter. She is most known for her “punny” ghost cartoons featuring high quality graphics and cheeky wordplay.

New Forms/New Paths

A weekend of new electronic music and ideas comes to JHU. March 3-5, 2017 The sounds of electronically produced music are the most common sounds one hears in popular culture and media. What was once rare and only available to avant-garde composers and music industry producers, is accessible to millions in the form…
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ENLIGHTEN

Amelia Voos and her team (Max Jarcho, Dan Matsumoto, Danielle Naassana, Bridget Chen, K.J. Burnett, TJ Jois, Irving Nestor, and Chris Wend) combined their efforts with technical support and artistic guidance from the DMC to create this interactive artwork, “Enlighten” which debuted at JHU’s 2016 Lighting of the Quads. Enlighten…
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Member Profile: Charlotte Johnson & Allie Rubenstein

Senior Spring is a web series about two friends navigating their last semester of college. As they stumble through dating, the job hunt, and other growing pains, they rely on their friendship to make it through the chaos.

Member Profile: Eric Chen – JHU Photography Forum

Johns Hopkins Photography Forum is a community of students interested in exploring the art of photography. JHPF organizes photography tutorials for students, curates exhibitions on campus, and offers photography services for students and faculty. Members of the forum document life on campus and around Baltimore. In 2015-16 member Eric Chen…
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Member Profile: Benjamin Pierce and Kemi Oguntona

Jamie and Kemi created a multimedia dance composition including live dance and video projections for the 2016 Temps d’Afrique annual dance showcase. Their intention was to create a digital dance team. To get this effect, they combined pre-recorded graphics and a live dancer whose careful choreography interacted with the graphics…
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Member Profile: Michael Sun – PuzzleWorks

For fun, DMC Member Michael Sun create are twisty puzzles, variants of the well-known Rubik’s Cube. Michael uses the Replicator 2x and our new 5th Gen Makerbot 3D printers as well as our vinyl cutter to try out his designs!

PedalShield Video Controller

JHU student and WJHU member Geoffrey Gao created an Arduino-powered controller to manipulate audio and video. Gao used an ElectroSmash pedalSHIELD to augment an Arduino microcontroller and send input from physical buttons to music programming app Pure Data. While the pedalSHIELD can be used to control music and audio signals, Gao…
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