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London Calling: UK Multi Rotor Pilots Needed in April

Started this discussion. Last reply by earthpatrol Apr 14, 2014. 3 Replies

UK multi rotor pilots needed the week of April 9-13, 2014. This is a general call for a project in the London area and we are looking for 5-10 pilots to fly multi rotors. A couple of requirements…Continue

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earthpatrol commented on Thomas Stone's blog post Automated Precision Landing on Car, and at Night
"Cool, cool, cool, and yes, land on a moving car, or train or semi. :) Great work. "
Apr 8
earthpatrol commented on Flying Buddha's blog post Drones for tree trimming
"So all is fair in the middle of nowhere? Except their video goes everywhere. I have only seen two videos related to the Mythbusters flying the Inspire. One of Adam flying through a metal structure on a pier in the bay area and the one posted here.…"
Apr 2
earthpatrol commented on Flying Buddha's blog post Drones for tree trimming
"Does anyone else think that Jamie and Adam are being a bit irresponsible in their use/application of the Inspire? This video, in my opinion, is not much different then the guy that strapped two roman candles to his quad and started hunting down his…"
Apr 2
Marc Cretten commented on earthpatrol's blog post Raspberry Pi NoiR and Public Lab Get a Lift
"ok so how does one use Rasberry pi and NOIR to do this?..yeah im a ultra noob"
Mar 21
earthpatrol commented on Chris Anderson's blog post "Tyrone Drone", for unmanned aerial graffiti (with spray paint and flame thrower)
"Chaotic Moon is an ad agency drumming up business by jumping on the drone hype bandwagon. They did the Taser Drone last year at SXSW. "
Mar 14
Dave Giles commented on earthpatrol's blog post Fly/Work Balance
"Ah! Looks like you used the Negative (or X-Ray) filter when using VLC's colors filters for playback. When I play with the VLC filters, the thickness of persistent vapor trails that day really come through. If you tinker with the Raspberry Pi,…"
Mar 7
earthpatrol commented on earthpatrol's blog post Fly/Work Balance
"Dave Giles no this is just a bit of iMovie video filter, that's a good idea though. :) I do plan to fly the Public Labs NIR camera as one of the payloads for this airframe."
Mar 7
Dave Giles commented on earthpatrol's blog post Fly/Work Balance
"Public Labs camera mod?"
Mar 7
technicus acityone commented on earthpatrol's blog post Fly/Work Balance
"Intriguingly"
Mar 7
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Fly/Work Balance

It's easy to get consumed with all of the design, development, and testing of DIY UAV's. Add to that the daily barrage of "drone" media happenings/hype and it's easy to get in a rut. Sometimes it's nice to just fire up an aircraft and take it for a spin. Nothing like getting a little air into the lungs and "under…See More
Mar 6
earthpatrol commented on Josh's blog post New Audi 6 car commercial mocks Amazon uav delivery and makes uav's looks dangerous
"Found Hitchcock's version more interesting:  "
Mar 6
earthpatrol commented on Rhett "Wreck" Phillips's blog post Skywriting! Just need to add more colors and use the GPIOs to toggle them based on position
"Google Earth + Sketchup + Blender + your favorite GCS is one workflow that works pretty well."
Mar 2
earthpatrol commented on Rhett "Wreck" Phillips's blog post Skywriting! Just need to add more colors and use the GPIOs to toggle them based on position
"I want to see the video of the multirotor making that sky writing pattern displayed in the banner. Do you have that?"
Mar 2
earthpatrol commented on John Githens's blog post Autonomous cars (unmanned ground vehicles) sooner than we think?
""Marty, where we're going, we don't need roads""
Feb 5
earthpatrol commented on Jake Wells's blog post Is it a hobby or not?
"Nice post Jake. Always enjoy seeing your creative multirotor projects. Keep on shredding the sky."
Jan 29
earthpatrol commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Sony shows smartwatch drone control
"Albeit cool, who wants to hold their arms out for any period of time to control something? Don't forget about the time and "human comfort" dimension when designing novel I/O devices. Forget about using your arms for any human related…"
Jan 29

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Interested in the design and development of UAV based systems.
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Interested in the design and development of UAV based systems. Currently focused on the development of HooperFly(tm), a flexible multi-rotor UAV platform that supports multiple motor configurations.
Hometown:
Portland, OR

HooperFly Project

Exploring the use of hoops/rings as a basis for multi-rotor UAV platforms.

Here's a link to the HooperFly website: HooperFly.com

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Fly/Work Balance

Posted on March 6, 2015 at 1:19pm 4 Comments

It's easy to get consumed with all of the design, development, and testing of DIY UAV's. Add to that the daily barrage of "drone" media happenings/hype and it's easy to get in a rut. Sometimes it's nice to just fire up an aircraft and take it for a spin. Nothing like getting a little air into…

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Carpe Noctem and Fly the Calm Skies

Posted on September 21, 2014 at 8:50pm 2 Comments

With the arrival of the autumnal equinox here in the Pacific Northwest, it triggers, once again, thoughts about how to keep those flying skills on point. As the amount of daylight decreases and the weather shifts to a cooler/wetter pattern, the window of opportunity for outdoor flight is…

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MIA Needs Peace Drone Pilots

Posted on June 25, 2014 at 9:55am 0 Comments

Once again, London calling all UK multi-rotor pilots for an opportunity to fly a "Peace Drone" during MIA's Lovebox performance on July 19, 2014.

This is a general call for mulit-rotor pilots. UK multi rotor pilots needed the week of July 17-19, 2014. This is a project in the…

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Public Lab Infragram Point & Shoot Plant Cam

Posted on June 12, 2014 at 12:00pm 5 Comments

If you're looking for a powerful yet econo camera for your near-infrared photographic adventures, consider the new Infragram Point & Shoot Plant…

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