Zoltán Csík-Kovács

Graduated on visual communication at MOME in 2004. Preceding studies: philosophy (SZTE), informatics (SZTE).

Most recently he worked on Nighmo (Home Moonlight) project. This was an old dream came true in Kitchen. Although he imagined it in a completely different way, the final product which has been realized is something what he would never dare to dream of.

His other important project is Landprint which generated big success in tech-blog community. The successful cooperation during this project was a good experience for him and the fact that there are places where even the most crazy ideas can came true.

He is interested in many things including new medias, interfaces, new fenomenas generated by web communities, everything what relates to design, nature, human and technology, and funny mixtures of this all.

He always has an idea and uses bicycle to change location.

Check his personal website for updates:
zoltancsikkovacs.net

zoltan's Blog Posts

Hello in the lawn

The lawnmower introduced with cutting a big "hello" ...

Textmower almost ready

The lawnmover is almost ready to cut text pattern into the grass only some elecronic part needs to be done. The total power output of the mixers is as much as the power output of a washing machine.

meeting of a lawnmower and a handmixer

The first landprint prototype will be ready to operate in a couple of days. At the present position it seems like the lawnmower equipped with 14 handmixer will cut text in the grass at the project presentation. Household handmixers have the potential to function like little lawnmowers, although they need to be cut a little by a saw...

Altering the lawnmower

One problem to solve with lawnmower is to get exact information about the moving. To detect the wheel rotation is relatively simple task using a LED and a light sensor.

mini softboxes

We make little softboxes and make experiments with reflect their light on the ceiling or on the top of the wall. Arduino panel controlls the the light and color of the RGB LEDs in softboxes.