While the rest of the world has been poring over details of salacious web leaks, or admiring Naspers’ entry into the world of streaming video, our team from makers.htxt.africa has been scouring the show hall at Maker Faire Cape Town for the best examples of local ingenuity and all-round awesomeness they can find.

Bandwidth at the V & A Waterfront hasn’t been great for uploading pics, but here’s our massive gallery of stuff to see – don’t forget that the event carries on for the rest of the weekend. Hover over the images to learn more.

Expect more updates over the next couple of days.

makers.htxt.africa is attending Maker Faire Cape Town as a guest of CAD House and Sahara Systems, one of South Africa’s leading suppliers of 3D printers and maker gear.