Servo Magazine ( December 2016 )

Animatronics for the Do-It-Yourselfer — Puppeteering Animatronic Characters

By Steve Koci    View In Digital Edition  

The ultimate compliment you can pay an animatronic character creator is to say that you — at least temporarily — believed his/her creation was alive! With the advancement and accessibility of technology to the garage builder these days, it’s getting easier to incorporate lifelike movements into our characters. We can continue to narrow the gap that separates us from the professional prop shops in being able to create a character that truly simulates a living, breathing creature.


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