Kanaan

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About Kanaan

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  • Website URL http://www.philgiunta.com
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  • Gender Male
  • Location Lehigh Valley, PA
  • Interests Fiction Writing, Sci-Fi Model Building and Kitbashing, Sci-Fi Toy Collecting, Autograph Collecting, Fishing

Kanaan's Activity

  1. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Sci-Fi Celebrity Spotting   

    A few photos from the first two conventions of 2015, Farpoint in Timonium, MD and Monster Mania in Cherry Hill, NJ.

    Pictured first is Colin Ferguson, star of the SyFy series, Eureka and recently on Haven. You might also recognize him as the current Maytag man. That was taken at Farpoint, along with the Daleks, Han Solo in Carbonite, and Iron Woman (yes, that's a young lady in the costume).

    After that, we have Robert Patrick (Terminator 2, X-Files, Fire in the Sky, and more) followed up Christopher McDonald (Lt. Castillo on Star Trek: TNG among other roles etc.).











  2. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Update on 3-D Printers   

    And I was told that this Han Solo in Carbonite that I photographed at Farpoint convention last month was created via a 3D printer...

  3. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Update on 3-D Printers   

    Building on Joe's post above, here is a 3D printed prosthetic limb in action as printed by Albert Manero and presented to 7-year old Alex by Iron Man himself, Robert Downey, Jr.


  4. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Botstock X I I - The Official Thread   

    Count me in!
  5. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Chiller Theatre Celebrates Metropolis   

    One of the semi-annual conventions that I attend is called Chiller Theatre in Parsippany, New Jersey, USA. The next one will be April 24-26, 2015 and will include a presentation by Bertina Schulze-Mittendorff, daughter of Walter Schulze-Mittendorff, the creator of Maria from Metropolis.

    Click here for information about the convention.

    Hope to see you there!

  6. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Robot Phone Case   

    I've had an iPhone 6 for two days and love it. I also have an old iPod 4 and still use it. Evon found this case for it today on clearance at Best Buy... Very cool!

    So it started me on a search for iPhone 6 robot cases and I found this link

    And here is a carved wood style robot iPhone case




  7. Kanaan added a post in a topic: The Next Botstock   

    If Joe is willing to host again, then he has my vote. Alas, I shall be out of town over Memorial Day weekend, but will clear my schedule any other time.
  8. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Merry Chrstmas Earthlings...   

    Hope everyone had a Galactically Awesome Christmas!

  9. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Merry Chrstmas Earthlings...   

    Hope everyone's having a wonderful day!

  10. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Merry Chrstmas Earthlings...   



    That's because Santa has all the best toys! I gotta get me one of those...

    And here are those foam robots from your shop, Joe, on our white tree with blue lights...



  11. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Merry Chrstmas Earthlings...   

    Have a Trekkie Christmas...

  12. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Merry Chrstmas Earthlings...   

    MERRY CHRISTMAS and HAPPY NEW YEAR! Hope to see some of you at BotStock next year.

    Some robot ornaments on our tree...




  13. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Santa Claus Conquers The Martians - 10 Remarkable Things   

    Joe,

    It was great to see you (and the museum, and Santa, and Pia) this past Sunday. I hope your toothache has abated.

    Evon and I decided to drive out to the Appalachian Brewing Company in Lititz for dinner. You got us hooked! We'll save our Johnny's gift cards for next time. We still have Black Horse gift cards, too. :)

    Some pics of the Village decked out for Christmas and the R2-D2 tin bank (thank you very much!).







  14. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Chiller Theatre Autograph Show And Genre Convention   

    Just spent a wonderful day at Chiller Theatre autograph show and genre convention in Parsippany, NJ. Some of the stars I went to see this time included:

    Trini Alvarado (The Frighteners, Satisfaction, Little Women, etc.)

    Joel Hodgson (creator of Mystery Science Theatre 3000) and Tom Servo

    Terri Garr (Star Trek, Young Frankenstein, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, etc.)

    Yaphet Kotto (Alien, Live and Let Die, Running Man, etc.)

    Peter Robbins (voice of Charlie Brown in A Charlie Brown Christmas and It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown)





  15. Kanaan added a post in a topic: Shore Leave 36 Sf Convention Review   

    A fantastic time was had last weekend in Hunt Valley, MD at the 36th annual Shore Leave SF media and literary convention. I launched a new anthology with 5 other writers, I met Richard Dean Anderson (MacGyver, Stargate SG-1) and Eve Myles (Doctor Who, Torchwood) and most importantly, had a magical weekend with wonderful friends.

    Ciick here to check out a review of the weekend along with tons of pics!

    Some previews below. First, my wife and I with Richard Dean Anderson. Second, a Cylon Raider parked outside the hotel for the weekend.

    The third image is me chatting about book covers at a discussion panel (our new book is on the far right, Somewhere in the Middle of Eternity) and finally, two of the lovely ladies who contributed stories to the new anthology.




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