The LPS technology of Novadem (Local Positioning System) allows for the first time to perform fully automatic inspection…Continue
Photography gives 2D representations. The system generates 3D measurements of the surface and object from a photograph. Aerial and terrestrial are two major types of photogrammetry.
Added by UAV Data Processing on December 17, 2014 at 11:44pm — No Comments
I am pleased to inform that UgCS 2.1 is out now. All versions including UgCS One are available.
There is of course UgCS Open which is free and will suit needs of most of hobby users who fly drones for fun.
With UgCS version 2.0 one has ability to search for locations via text search and…Continue
Call for VTOL test pilots! The PX4 standard firmware (master branch, downloadable via QGroundControl) supports first VTOL vehicle (duo-rotor, tail sitter). This video demonstrates the transition from hover - fixed wing - hover. Contact: …Continue
From the Google Earth blog. This doesn't have an effect on the mobile GCSs, such as Droidplanner, but could affect some desktop GCSs that use the Google Earth (rather than Google Maps)…Continue
Added by Chris Anderson on December 16, 2014 at 1:15pm — No Comments
Today I made a new flight using the BreezeUAV autopilot that I develop in open-source (breezeuav.com) :
It ended up with a crash due to motor vibrations leading to wrong roll evaluation. Actually I was aware of those vibrations, I thought the Kalman and Low-Pass filter will be enough to have good value. Without propeller I had 0.3G of…Continue
Added by Adrien HADJ-SALAH on December 16, 2014 at 9:03am — No Comments
For a project my group is currently undertaking with media lab Asia, we had to fabricate a UAV that could be used as a data mule in case of disaster(Delay tolerant networks).
Decided to go for an H frame and designed the following frame on Autocad. motor to motor distance is 525 vertical (as in image) and 575…
Dear members of the drones community,
For one more year... the time has come!Continue
The LA Drone Expo was held on Saturday 13th Dec at the LA Sports Arena, here is a blog covering the LA Drone Expo - Is it really all about the…Continue
Hello DIY Friend's,
This is my latest video, QAV250 Carbon Fiber Edition, Building TimeLapse Log, i hope you enjoy!
Here is my Setup
Lumenier QAV250 Carbon Fiber Edition
OpenPilot CC3D Atom
Tiger Motor 12A 600hz simonK ESCs
Lumenier (Tiger motor Rebranded) FX2006-13 2000kv motors
Gemfan 5x3 props
Lumenier CS-600 super…
Drones become as cultural phenomena.
An increasing number of people are beginning to realize that we have
in the world where the…
One of the attractive Andruav features is that besides the built-in FPV features and multi drone tracking, is the ability to provide a telemetry over internet between your drone and your GCS. The connection uses mobile internet which means that telemetry range is unlimited.
The above video uses a…Continue
Added by Simon D. Levy on December 14, 2014 at 6:30pm — No Comments
I came across this interesting video:
As you can see in the video they have managed to control the coaxial design without using a swash plate and all the complicated mechanisms required for that. It looks like this is an excellent concept for very light weight systems. I do wonder how easy this can be scaled up into a device that can actually carry any…Continue
From the sUAS News
The government continues to delay in passing a comprehensive set of rules addressing drones, and it is unlikely to have anything until…Continue
Guyz i'm so happy to let you know that Atas Defiance - an fpv racer airframe is now available at…Continue