How To Animate LED Lights

Rusty Griswold Grinch

Whether on tv or in your neighbourhood, you’ve likely seen a house with dazzling Christmas lights that change colour and dance to music. Almost every city has “that one house” that goes all out for the holidays each year. In Burlington, I am one of those houses. If you’ve ever wondered how to animate LED […]

LED Pixel Power Injection

Pixel Bullets Rusty Griswold

In a previous posting I discussed the power requirements of pixels. I received feedback to discuss the concept of power injection, so this article will focus primarily on LED pixel power injection. My first year of pixel lighting in 2016 was an incredible experience in the LED pixel power injection world. I had read about […]

LED Pixel Power Requirements

Pixel Bulbs Rusty Griswold

Christmas-led pixels are a lot of fun if appropriately wired, so its important to understand pixel power requirements. However, hobbyists become intimidated by pixels because the technology uses direct current instead of alternating current like what comes out of your household wall outlet. Another significant difference is that they are low voltage compared to traditional […]

Animate Christmas Pixels to Music

Rusty Griswold Light Display Burlington Ontario

If you’re planning to animate Christmas pixels to music, you might be wondering how to make a light show. This article will show you how to use free software to create a light show, control a single pixel, and animate a light show using your computer.  Free Software to Animate Christmas Pixels to Music When […]