LED Light Suit Turns Snowboarder Into a Sole Light Source

Fashion photographer and filmmaker Jacob Sutton recently had the idea of capturing “a lone character made of light surfing through darkness”. He had designer John Spatcher create an LED enveloped suit, and then had pro snowboarder William Hughes wear it while zipping down the slopes of the Rhône-Alpes region in south-east France.

Here’s the beautiful short film that resulted:

(via Nowness via MAKE)

Thanks for sending in the tip, Lori!

  • John MacLean


  • Trenchtown

    more pics please!

  • Chris Tryon

    Light painting taken to a whole new level!!!

  • freeboprich

    Here’s the link to the HD version for anyone who wants to see the sheer quality:

  • Uthwycmqty

    led rgb controller 
    Even in humid environments, the cooling fans on high voltage LED grow lights can cause water to accumilate inside the fixture, causing LED and/or cooling fan failure.