Todd Blatt aka Baltmore has five minutes and twenty slides to show a crowd of unsuspecting Baltimoreans how to make with the Hans Solo Carbonite action in real life.. If you are nearby check in to Ignite Baltimore #8 on June 16, 2011, 6pm at 2549 N. Howard St , Baltimore, Maryland 21218 to see how it can be done.
Through the use of 3d scanning and 3d printing technology,
Honey-I-Shrunk-the-Kids style shrinking technology is now in the hands
of the general public. Todd will share how he recreated an extremely
accurate shrunken version of one of the most iconic props in film
history, Han Solo in Carbonite, using this cutting-edge technology.
About Todd Blatt:
Todd Blatt is a maker from Baltimore. He holds a
Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering from UMBC, is the Vice
President of the Baltimore Node Hackerspace, and loves 3d modeling and
3d printing. Todd has been an active Shapeways community member with his Shapeways shop filled with a wide range of designs from jewelry, to replica film props including Tom Selleck’s Mustache.