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Ever see schools of fish move in sequence? Ok, ever seen
cartoon where they spell out words, or form a big single
fish or do some other kind of visual gag?
So you get a couple of hundred 2 foot long powered
blimps that each have gps so they can go to exact
in a matrix in the
sky and form stuff. You then send
them their preset programming to act as pixels in your
For absolute windless days only of course, but I think it
would make a real eye
catching display. A swarm of these suckers fly over and
start their routine you'd have everybody looking up.
for sporting events.
A marriage proposal with these spelling out "Will you
me (name of proposed bride)?" would have real panache.
One where you actually filled out her name would be
Fast forward to about 18 seconds into the clip. And turn the sound off. The blue fish is really annoying. [doctorremulac3, Jan 25 2012]
Distant relative with sparser code in the processors
You could give the systems away cheap and use them to advertise dog food using the [doctor]'s idea [normzone, Jan 25 2012]
||"Ahhhh ... Bradwell, take the shotgun and the binoculars and pass me my Blimp rifle ..."