From sketching out the idea years ago, to building the 3D model, to 3D printing the first few mock ups, and finally prototypes of the working product.
2 variations of AxentWear.com that I designed during different stages of the headphone's developement.
The final prototype that was approved for manufacturing.
Photography: Colin H.
Photography: Wenqing Yan
Model: Colin H.
First of the promotional artwork to advertise about the headphones before I could build a visual mock up.
Special thanks to Aki for posing as reference.
Special thanks to Sardae for posing as reference.
Special thanks to Kiba for posing as reference.
Special thanks to Ema Furuya for posing as reference.
Special thanks to Kairn O'Connor for posing as reference.
Special thanks to Ming Zhu for posing as reference.
Various sketches to test out how the headphones design might look like when worn by a person.
Photoshoot of the first 3D printed mock up of the headphones. We were able to get user feedback and make improvements for the next version.
Photography: Helen Han
Model: Nicole K.
Editing: Wenqing Yan
The 2nd prototype made by our manufacturing partner, Brookstone. I took these photos while visiting their office in New Hampshire to give feedback on making improvements.