Jared Sanson



Archive for 2014

Post archive

Custom Fonts for Microcontrollers

Jan 05, 2014
Here I show how I created bitmap fonts from true-type fonts, which can then be used in your own microcontroller projects. I'm currently using them in my OLED watch project.

Fire Hotspot Detection using an RPAS

Feb 12, 2014
As part of a Summer Scholarship at the University of Canterbury, I developed a system for detecting fire hotspots using thermal imaging cameras and remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS).

OLED Watch Is Alive!

Jul 01, 2014
An update to my OLED watch project


Jul 15, 2014
This project uses the Kinect face-tracking SDK to replace a user's face with another, warping it to match the user. It was developed for my computer vision research project at the University of Canterbury.


Jul 22, 2014
Over the last year or so I have been working on this project; a custom-built smartwatch! It is still very much a work in progress, and I have plans to build a new hardware platform in the future... Everything was built from the ground-up: the schematics, PCB, firmware, and PC software.

Viscons Icon Set

Sep 23, 2014
Viscons is a hand-crafted icon set for common filetypes used in development (eg. C header files and binary objects), using the sky-blue theme of my website. I originally created this set because I got annoyed at all the different icons associated with my dev files.