Use this 'Light' concept for state selection on the affordance wheel.. see associated photos. Possibly even in 'scene' affordance. Glow Bar - I like the state realism State awareness seamlessly telegraphed - Crucial
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Elements of this I really like... The idea of "light" coming in to play with the selected affordance could be killer..
Thermostat app - dial interface with flat icons to show weather forecasts, realpixel buttons
Power Buttons Freebie UI
Power Buttons Freebie UI. Some pixel-perfect power buttons for your next design by by Michael Donovan.
Really quite beautiful and definitely evocative. Still pretty infuriating with all the rotating buttons. I cannot believe this is easier than a set of tappable buttons.