Category Archives: Design
Lorenzo a PHD student from UID is looking into how the postal system could become a bit more user focused and friendly. Below shows the secret life of a package on it’s way to Floda, and some locals seeing a drone delivery prototype.
Check out the progress and more in depth information on his blog
We’ve been working with the Industrial Design Intensive Course (IDI) at Umeå Institute of Design on way finding. Here some pictures of the resulting exhibition…
Students of the Masters course Interaction Design at Umeå Institute of Design have been travelling back and forth to Abisko (even further north in Sweden), there they have found communication opportunities for various target audiences. This has resulted in a great variety of amazing projects, some shown below. For more information check this link.
Prototype of a control station for the umevatoriet mini Mars rovers. There will be 4 floor standing docks, and 6 table standing. Each dock controls a different function of the rover, so collaboration is key when navigating.
Together with UID in Umeå we designed and built this photobooth for student portraits. Inside is a two way mirror, with the camera and lights behind in the dark, so when sitting inside you cannot see the tech, or where the image is being taken from.
There is audio feedback from the camera shutter, when the user presses the all important biggish red button.
The making of the applied narrative design leaders, thanks guys it’s good stuff, I am pretty sure the lake was a bit cold when this filming was done.