Michael Scherotter created the impressive illustration, and functional demo, below with Microsoft’s Silverlight & Expression tools. His post details the creation process, how it’s hosted and shared. It’s embedded here with a Windows Live Gadget.
Nice work, Michael! Now I’d like to see a cut-away view showing the internal mechanism….
I used Expression Design, to convert the logo to XAML, then set out to recreate the timepiece in Silverlight.
Here's what I came up with: