This picture was taken using long exposure photography with a staff that lights up according to how strong the Wi-Fi signal is. Check it out! There's even a video below:
Designed by Timo Arnall, Jørn Knutsen, and Einar Sneve Martinussen, the 12 foot rod has 80 LED lights that pulse high and low given the strength of the network. They combined this with long exposure photography.
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