Space analog monster

July 19, 2010 · Posted in Uncategorized 

Studio Electronics created a synthesizer a while ago, very much inspired by the movie 2001: A space Odyssey, and Hal 9000′s ominous glow. This huge (38 pounds) synth is an anlogue monster, with a beautiful white and black case, and the warm, blue glow of it’s lights makes it absolutely stunning.

The Orion was was custom built for an Argentine gentleman named Antoine de Castellane. Internally, it was a CODE 8 fitted with an overdrive and both ARP 2600 and Yamaha CS80 filters. Antoine did the design of the “space case” on his end, and Tim Caswell did the rest. Antoine has both of the only two in existence.

Here is Studio Electonics’ page on the Orion. They are available to anyone, but very expensive. Still, there would definitely be one of these in my dream studio.

Speaking of dream studios, here are some pictures of Antoine’s studio, just to get you salivating:

The control room:

Via: SG

Comments

Comments are closed.

  • THE CAVE : Playlist

  • INSTAGRAM – ANALOG INDUSTRIAL ARTS

    • ILLUMINATION TRIAD ARCHITECTURE DESIGN 1950 LAMPS
    • WAITING SOLITUDE CONCRETE MALM TRAINSTATION
    • HOF SYSTEM SKISTAR STAR WARS SNOW WHITE PAINTING TEGEFJLL DUVEDhellip
    • ICE FROZEN LAKE PATTERN ARTISTIC WINTER
    • ARCHITECTURE ART EMPORIA BLUE PATTERN SHAPES ENDLESS
    • DUVED RE OFFPIST FORREST SNOW ART WOODS
    • ARCHITECTURE OFFICE DESIGN INDUSTRIAL PATTERN GLASS
    • WINTER FORREST SUNSET SNOW FROST CONTRAST
    • VINTAGE AUTO 1950 CAR RETRO SNOW WINTER USA
    • ELECTRICITY ENERGY NETWORK ARPANET COMMUNICATION SOLITUDE
    • ABSTRACT WALL ARCHITECTURE AMBIENT
    • DUVED RE CABIN WINTER SNOW
Get Adobe Flash player