Ryan Stumer Creatively Merges Terminator and Darth Vader

 - Feb 21, 2011   Updated: Jun 23 2011
References: hackaday & dvice
Combining the Terminator character with the Star Wars Darth Vader, Ryan Stumer created this interesting mask for his wife's art gallery opening.

Featuring technical aspects like a breathing-controlled zooming eyepiece, this technologically intricate mask by Ryan Stumer is sure to catch many's eyes. Watch the featured video above to see Ryan Stumer as he explains this intricate piece of work and how this DIY mask functions.

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