Dan's laser etched Magritte powerbook

Dan (incidentist) last night

 

www.flickr.com/photos/ari/173656022/

 

And his web site

 

brickswithoutclay.com/

 

He describes how it was done below and on this photo

 

www.flickr.com/photos/85396201@N00/95208089/in/photostream/

 

Update:

 

Dan writes about all the attention his powerbook has been getting (this

photo was published on Engadget & many other blogs) and suggests other artwork to etch as well as making stickers for people how can't etch:

 

www.brickswithoutclay.com/archives/2006/06/hi-engadget/

 

Another higher res photo with a closeup of the etching

 

www.flickr.com/photos/ari/178229332/in/photostream/

 

At Barcamp SF

 

barcamp.org/BarCampSanFrancisco

  • Lisa Chau 9y

    Awesome! Too bad I'm a PC girl.
  • dlim 9y

    brilliant...
  • Fox Phelps 9y

    This is sooooo cool.
  • Amarilla 9y

    very original.
    i like it!!

    i like magritte too.
  • Ryoichiro 9y

    hilarious!!! (^^)
  • berki kikir 9y

  • anie news 8y

    I find that idea great!
  • Fatima PRO 8y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Emirates Mac, and we'd love to have all your photo added to the group.
  • Barack Obama is my homeboy 8y

    Magritte! I love it. clever.
  • sophie xie 8y

    yinxzon: I have a plastic Macbook and I just freehanded it with a Sharpie.. here:
    Macgritte by sophie x.
  • Flavio Pastor 8y

    Beautiful and elegant!
  • Zoey Hardwick 8y

    Oh wow, thats so cool!
  • Alvaro Buenaventura 7y

    Macgritte!! =)
  • Anastasia Massone 7y

    che genio!
  • Nian 7y

    Brilliant! Absolutely inspired!
  • Solarjaaz 6y

    The Son of Man, you should call it The Son of Mac!
  • heartdelay. 5y

    haha, clever :)
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  • Ranger Bob PRO 1y

    Beyond Epic!
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