The Great Fredini's Coney Island Scan-A-Rama

Fred Kahl

Brooklyn, New York
Scan-A-Rama is the world's first Affordable 3D portrait studio! Subjects pose for a 3D "photo" and then receive their own 3D printed "mini me"!

Tell us about your business.

Coney Island Sideshow personality and maker the Great Fredini is a pioneer of 3D printing & scanning. He has invented the world's first affordable 3D Portrait Studio. This includes hardware and the workflow for generating full body 3D portraits. While big companies like Disney and 3DSystems have created print on demand services based around scanning users faces to be superimposed upon existing bodies, the Great Fredini's Coney Island Scan-A-Rama guarantees full body 3D portraits that are 100% you!

What makes your business stand out?

The Great Fredini's Coney Island Scan-A-Rama is the perfect blend of entertainment and technology, combining the classic souvenir portrait art genre with cutting edge technology. Seeing the scanning and printing process is a surprise and a delight to passers by, guaranteed to wow even the most jaded technophiles. Family portraits, wedding cake toppers, "baby bump" pregnancy portraits and formal portraits all take on a new significance in the 3rd dimension!

What's the best business advice you've received?

Build it and they will come!

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