Written by working towards a new future
August 16, 2013
Hello everyone, Finally a new update as I have now moved into the new workspace and am getting things going. new pictures here soon as we get things sorted out and up to speed on a new generation of suits...
Lion of the sun, where Imagination can come to life
Written by Lionel
April 23, 2008
My motto is to try and bring the best possible costuming to life within the price range of the average person. Although I can to commercial level work with commercial level materials if required, much of what you see here will not set you back the tens of thousands
most professional production houses charge.
I have countless years of experience in engineering and was an engineer well before I was an artist. I have a background in both robotics and electronics. Also with extensive background in leatherwork. I can do detailed armor and costuming to fill out the full look of the creature you are looking for.
My masks come standard with articulated jaws that move with yours, and I can design and install electronic and mechanical modules to fit your needs. Dragon head with smoke? Need a video camera installed...
Cooling , not just for costumers anymore
Written by Lionel
March 14, 2009
Well, so far so good. the cold sun cooling system has taken costumers to a whole new level of comfort. But now, a system originally made for people wearing heavy hot costumes has turned out to be a very good solution for soldiers in Afghanistan and Iraq. Often times its 122.deg in the shade during the summer there and having to wear heavy body armor with ballistic plating means you can overheat quickly. This allows fresh air to be circulated under the body armor for 6 -8 hours per charge. While not an official approved system, prototypes were sent along for evaluation for free. with good feedback for lowering the profile of the fan system for a pocket setup that will work with exsisting gear. There is no reason why police and other services working in high heat cannot be cooled by this system. On another note, tak...