Mar 192013
 


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Anyone who has been to VENUS.io recently might have noticed that my Venus iPad Docking Station needs companionship. The good news is there are a couple new docking stations in the works, so she will have company soon.

But now there is talk around the studio of making a sweet little (big?) desktop lamp to add to the Venus range. My sketchbooks have been bubbling with ridiculous and absurd variations on the theme. Here is one of the more presentable…

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Mar 162011
 

Compatible with second, third, and later generation Apple iPads, a sculptural docking station for syncing, charging and display.

Eaton iPad Docking Station

iPad Docking Station alt view

I try to only show drawings in this section, but I thought it might be interesting to share an image of the ‘digital prototype’ next to the original drawings to show how things progress from concept sketch to 3d.

first digital prototype of Scott's next generation docking station
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And then the physical prototype, fabricated from the digital model:

iPad docking station 2
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More images of the final docking station and ordering information can be found here.

Feb 082011
 

Just looking back at a few old sketchbooks, I think this one is from 2003, shortly before I gave up pencil for ballpoint pen.

a few old drawings from a 2003 sketchbook

Jun 012008
 

a couple of centaur concepts for an upcoming project… click for a larger image.