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Fred Kahl
Worked at Funny Garbage
Attended New York University- Interactive Telecommunications Program
Lives in Brooklyn NY
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I spent much of 2015 taking a year long flexible fellowship at Wheaton Arts’ Creative Glass Center of America developing ways to cast glass from computer generated sculptural forms and wanted to take some time to share these learnings. I worked…
I spent much of 2015 taking a year long flexible fellowship at Wheaton Arts' Creative Glass Center of America developing ways to cast glass from computer generated sculptural forms and wanted to ta...
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Before the year ends I wanted to write about some of the events I was able to be a part of this year with the Scan-A-Rama 3D Portrait Studio. I had a spectacular year of making 3D portraits for thousands of people at a slew of events that included talks…
Before the year ends I wanted to write about some of the events I was able to be a part of this year with the Scan-A-Rama 3D Portrait Studio. I had a spectacular year of making 3D portraits for tho...
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I was recently at the Brooklyn Museum for the opening of the exhibit Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861–2008. Its a great exhibit and I encourage everyone to go check it out! While there, I took the time to take pictures of several…
I was recently at the Brooklyn Museum for the opening of the exhibit Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861–2008. Its a great exhibit and I encourage everyone to go check it out! Whil...
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Detroit fascinates me. Even more than LA, this city seems to exist to showcase the glory of the car. Multi layered highways twist and wind like a giant Hot Wheels set with exits to both the left and right. There’s an energy and vibrancy to the urban decay…
Detroit fascinates me. Even more than LA, this city seems to exist to showcase the glory of the car. Multi layered highways twist and wind like a giant Hot Wheels set with exits to both the left an...
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Some of my Favorite Fails:
In the last year of creating 3D Printed portraits, I have has some spectacular print fails. The best of these have a place in my home. We call them the Zombie Army. Here's some of my favorites:
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I’m please to announce that I will be teaching a class at the Pilchuck Glass School in June of 2016. The class will cover a lot of the digital to physical techniques that I have been working with over the last few years, particularly this past year with…
I'm please to announce that I will be teaching a class at the Pilchuck Glass School in June of 2016. The class will cover a lot of the digital to physical techniques that I have been working with o...
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I know the perfect TA and his name is +Justin Carter !
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Its been a whirlwind year and I have completely neglected documenting all the things I’ve been up to, so I’m going to make a push in the next month to write up everything, starting with this year’s pilgrimage to Theatre Bizarre, Detroit’s amazing…
Its been a whirlwind year and I have completely neglected documenting all the things I've been up to, so I'm going to make a push in the next month to write up everything, starting with this year's...
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Originally posted on handmade-and-marina:The Schilling Family – as captured by Fred Kahl Paul, Beth & John Schilling – Coney Island Our New York family portrait Marina & Brad Schilling – Portrait by the Great Fredini’s Scan-a-Rama We came across Fredini’s…
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Nice video on my Luna Park Project!
French Filmmaker Alexandre Degardin's site IDENTITY STORIES just released a wonderfully done short film about my 3D Printing work, including Scan-A-Rama and Thompson & Dundy's Luna Park: 3D Pri...
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Another nice piece!
Luna Park at Coney Island was an "electric Eden" of spindly towers and ornate architecture laced with some 250,000 lights. The amusement park was closed in 1944 after a catastrophic fire, and mostl...
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Crazy! Thanks for the info Fred. I got a derivative of your ScanOTron almost done too, it's huge!
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Not only will I be doing a talk at the NY Makerbot store on July 10, I will be doing their windows for the month! New York MakerBot Store Hosts Fred Kahl for a MakerBot Innovator Session and Celebr...
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Artist & 3D Printing Evangelist
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  • Funny Garbage
    Creative Director of Interactivity & Gaming, 2014
  • Coney Island USA, Urban Glass
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Brooklyn NY
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Boston MA - New York City
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  • Creative Director of Interactivity & Gaming at Funny Garbage
  • Coney Island USA Board of Directors 
  • Founder and Producer of Coney Island USA's Burlesque at the Beach
  • Creator and Host of America's Favorite Burlesque Gameshow- This or That!
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  • New York University- Interactive Telecommunications Program
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A better filament drive?
3dprinterhell.blogspot.com

Ever since I saw Sublime's Tantillus 3D printer using spectra fishing line, I've ben really intrigued by the idea, in fact I built 2 Hbot pr

3D Printing Coney Island's Bygone Electric Eden
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Luna Park at Coney Island was an "electric Eden" of spindly towers and ornate architecture laced with some 250,000 lights. The amusement par

- The world’s largest 3D printed installation to be featured in Coney Is...
www.3ders.org

Coney Island USA announced the exhibition of the world's largest art installation ever created with desktop 3D printer technology at the Con

Yelp's Dev Team Beats NASA, Sends First 3D Printer to the Edge of Space
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A Printrbot, a weather balloon, and tracking circuitry leads to a fantastic day.

Is it Photography?
thegreatfredini.com

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines photography as: "the art or process of producing images by the action of radiant energy and especiall

The Scan-O-Tron 3000: Bringing the World a New Form of Portraiture!
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Coney Island Scan-A-Rama is close to hitting 50% of of our funding goal, but we have only 10 days left! We really need YOUR help to get the

Get a 3-D portrait by supporting the Scan-A-Rama Kickstarter campaign
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The Great Fredini has been bitten by the 3-D printing bug and wants to create a model of 1914 Coney Island—populated with people like you!

3D Printing Becomes A Coney Island Sideshow Act
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Visitors to Coney Island can now enter the fantastic 3D printed realm of the Great Fredini. Forget the bearded ladies and two-headed goats.

A 3D Scan as the Modern Daguerreotype
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"OK, we're scanning kids. Stay still." The man behind the camera instructed us, his subjects, to remain as motionless as possible. But this

Coney Island sideshow performer branches out to 3D printing
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Some people use their 3D printer to make guns — but one Coney Island sideshow performer is telling people to step right up and something rea

What is it like to be 3D Scanned?
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A huge "Thank You!" to all of our Kickstarter backers! We just hit our 20% goal! I'm being told we should already have hit 30% but I'm keepi

There's something for everyone at Coney Island Scan-A-Rama
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We're 5 days in on our Kickstarter campaign for Coney Island Scan-A-Rama (http://kck.st/10KIml2) and so far so good. keep it coming folks! I

- Artist to 3D print turn of the century Coney Island… with YOU in it | ...
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Kahl’s goal is to design and 3D print a replica of Coney Island’s famed Luna Park, as it stood a hundred years ago, and populate it with por

Coney Island Scan-A-Rama Launched on Kickstarter!
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For Immediate Release Media Contact: Fred Kahl | http://thegreatfredini.com/contact/ http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/fredini/coney-islan

Luna Park in Miniature
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Julie Atlas Muz and Mat Fraser with the Luna Park Towers

Creativity skyrockets in Danbury
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Whether folks were selling organic, homemade baby food or the latest wearable electronic devices, entrepreneurs of all stripes were on hand

Chris McDaniel 3D Printed Portraits
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I printed three of the scans I made of Chris last week. Looking good!

Julie Atlas Muz & Mat Fraser 3D Portrait
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We had two of our best friends- Julie Atlas Muz and Mat Fraser over for dinner last night and I got to do a couple 3D portraits of them. I l

Spectaculaire robot uit 3D-printers moet voor Utrechts wereldrecord zorgen
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De Utrechtse Internet Courant. Hoogwaardige en onafhankelijke berichtgeving over de stad Utrecht. Behalve via een dagelijkse digitale nieuws

While there are some nice staff here, there's a couple who are so jaded and unhelpful that it's unconscionable
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Incompetent staff
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Brisket tacos are A+
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You can't go wrong with a slice from Carmine's!
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Would be fine except for the total lack of heat in the theater. I spent the whole movie shivering
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Great old school place! The only plumbing supply you need in the neighborhood.
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