Photo: Dr Manhattan 2500 LEDs Costume

This is the costume Billy Crudup was wearing in the movie Watchmen as Dr. Manhattan.

2500 LEDs that could produce the light blue effects.

Pretty cool!

> How did Billy Crudup fare with the heat of 2500 of them?

> The LED’s did not actually run that hot, and they were not on for any length of time. We turned the suit off as soon as the take was over. The suit was never on for more than 10 minutes straight. If it did provide any warmth, that was a good thing because we shot the movie in Vancouver, BC in the middle of winter.

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