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I've been doing a bunch of filming with my Tau2 (more to come on that) and recently I have needed to film with both the Tau2 and a GoPro with the aim of blending the video.
I set about designing a camera case which will house both the GoPro as well as the Tau2 at the same time. My goals were that it needed to be light, rigid and securely hold…Continue
After many problems with my the infrared trigger to fix sony nex decided not to have problems with my orthophotos.
I modified the trigger of the camera soldering two wires as this website says. http://photoshipone.com/10/sony-nex5n-trigger-modification/
(I'm not having pictures of my installation sorry)
then later connect the two wires to solder on my trigger and connect the…Continue
We know you love Rovers the most. They don't randomly fly off, they don't fall out of the sky and they don't have nasty spinning props to cut fingers. You can RELY ON A ROVER. Follow the link to…Continue
Found this Crazyflie clone while doing a Google image search on nano quadcopter controller boards. Has anyone played with this particular unit?Continue
Ten more drones have been spotted flying over Paris and reports say police are searching for four men after a chase in the east of the city. The latest drones were seen hovering near the Eiffel Tower and several other areas further away from the center.
Hi All! I've been busy building this new experimental screened-in drone.
It's built out of many DIY style components. 3D printed motor mounts, rain gutter screen "finger protector rings", some spare foam, rubber damping balls, random bits of carbon fiber cut up, epoxy, hot glue and a…Continue
NACA, the precursor to NASA, was founded 100 years ago today. NACA was instrumental in furthering fundamental knowledge of airfoil theory, and created well-known families of airfoils still widely used today.
To honor the NACA legacy, we've added the NACA 4-digit airfoil series to Mach-Up in high-resolution. That's 10,000 airfoils…Continue
Found this for sale on my local Canada Kijiji Classifieds, call Ebay Classifieds in the US.
WW2 Fairchild K-20 Aerial Camera RARE
The Fairchild K-20 was an aerial camera made by the Folmer-Graflex Corporation during World War…