Smart shoes for performers are like super hi-tech LA lights
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Dancers and artists have always used clothing and lighting creatively to accentuate their movements and enhance their performance, and now Orphe — a smart shoe system from No New Folk — will enable them to do both at the same time. Orphe is a creative, smart wearable for artists and performers that uses 9-axis motion sensors and nearly 100 serially-controlled LED lights, putting an entire light show at the wearer's feet. The shoes use a wireless module to connect the performer's movements to the light and sound elements in their show via a tablet: the LED lights can either react…
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