An Amazing 3D Printed Zoetrope That Cleverly Uses Light to Form Images of Human Movement

Japanese artist Akinori Goto created Toki, an amazing threaded 3D printed spinning zoetrope wheel that forms images of people walking and dancing using a clever play of light. Toki premiered at the 2016 Spiral Independent Creators Festival (SICF), where it won both titles of Runner-up Grand Prix and the Audience Award.


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Lori Dorn
Lori Dorn

Lori is a Laughing Squid Contributing Editor based in New York City who has been writing blog posts for over a decade. She also enjoys making jewelry, playing guitar, taking photos and mixing craft cocktails.