All Blog Posts Tagged 'camera' (100)

Multirotors Festival

Photos from the Festival multirotor machines, which took place on June 27 in the village of Ulyanovka, Mytishchi district. At the festival ‪‎FPV3DCam‬…

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Added by Egor_FPV3DCam on June 30, 2015 at 12:24pm — No Comments

FLIR just added a new imager in the line up, ten times less expensive than traditional thermal cameras.

FLIR just added a new imager in the line up ten times less expensive than traditional thermal cameras.



Resolution is  80 × 60 active pixels so I guess its to low res for a pilot camera at night.  At least prices are coming down

FLIR Lepton® is a revolutionary longwave infrared…

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Added by Edgar Scott on May 26, 2015 at 12:00pm — 13 Comments

MQ9 camera housing

I've read a lot about the NitroPlanes/ProJet MQ-9 Reaper, and mostly about how to outfit it with a camera.  Before I received my plane from some ignoramus who packaged it like a 2-year-old might do, I thought that I could cram a GoPro camera into the "ball".  And yes, a GoPro will fit inside the "ball"... but not the way one might like.

The 3D rendering above shows how badly the GoPro fits into the stock MQ-9 camera housing.  The lens is far left and high...…

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Added by Clint K. Campbell on May 22, 2015 at 11:30pm — 13 Comments

Five Observations about the Camera Drone Market from NAB 2015

This post observes the latest trend in the camera drone market. It also appears in sUAS News 'The Market'.

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By Steve Maller for Drone Analyst

My brief but productive visit last month to the 2015 National Association of…

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Added by Colin Snow on April 21, 2015 at 10:36am — No Comments

Our exhibition on AERO Friedrichshafen 2015





Workswell company (also known as Drone thermal camera) together with its partner Vertical Images will be exhibiting at the "air show" in Germany - AERO Friedrichshafen 2015. Together, we will present a drone thermal imaging system, ie. both…

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Added by Drone thermal camera on April 12, 2015 at 1:26pm — 1 Comment

Xiaomi Yi: Mobius Killer?

This week we see the release of a new low-cost action cam. Some think it is the next progression of the trusty Mobius camera. I am in the process of performing a written account of the camera and it's features, abilities and performance; also showing how to update the app & firmware to allow…

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Added by benbojangles on March 30, 2015 at 2:30pm — 19 Comments

Vertigo FPV 27x Zoom Gimbal - early bird prices

Hi there,



First of all thank you for your feedback, we are truly excited to get so many warm comments and smart suggestions from all of you.

For all of you who see this project for the first time, check out earlier post to get some info ( …

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Added by Greg Dronsky on March 9, 2015 at 5:56pm — 20 Comments

OpenMV Cam on KS

Hey all, remember OpenMV Cam? It's the machine vision module that runs Python.

Well, we finally launched it on Kickstarter http://bit.ly/openmvcam. It does color tracking, object tracking, records movies and photos, too. All scriptable with Python. And…

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Added by Bot Thoughts on January 26, 2015 at 12:30pm — 25 Comments

The MultiSpek opens a new horizon in aerial survey

Repeatable, accurate, and consistent data collection for mapping, scouting, and searching is the next frontier in drone technologies.  The MultiSpek is a highly modified version of the GoPro Hero4 which unlocks the capability of professional level mutlispectral aerial survey in the world’s leader in ultra compact rugged cameras.  The GoPro’s ability to survive crashes and thrive in the harshest conditions has allowed innovators and entrepreneurs to push the envelope of…
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Added by MultiSpek on January 18, 2015 at 12:00am — 15 Comments

Android App for Aerial Mapping - Survmatic Falcon - IOS coming

We are an Aussie based start up with a 20 year history in traditional aerial survey with both helicopter and fixed wing platforms. We are also a CASA licensed UAV operation with our own custom made…

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Added by Survmatic on January 12, 2015 at 9:30pm — 17 Comments

FPV gimbal for zoom camera

It’s nice to fly around with your copter or plane, watching the surrounding area with a live view. Anyone who tried FPV knows that feeling. There is much to see with the regular equipment, but if you want to see some detail from a higher altitude, there is a problem. Normally it’s good to have a wide…
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Added by Greg Dronsky on January 7, 2015 at 5:42pm — 58 Comments

Gopro 6m JIB with brushless Gimbal Wifi controlled on INDIEGOGO

Hi,

On INDIEGOGO is a brushless gimbal for a Gopro 

which is controlled with a smartphone

Can also be montiet on a Multikopter !…

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Added by Peter Koppendorfer on December 3, 2014 at 6:00am — 4 Comments

Multicopter with Thermal Camera

Testing Flir Tau2 thermal camera with Y6 Multicopter (DJI WooKong-M). Below you can watch 4 flights.

Added by Ferhat Kurt on November 23, 2014 at 2:44am — 6 Comments

Focusing 100% Digi-DNA development on UAVs/Drones/and all Remotely Piloted Vehicles

Today I officially shifted gears, now one year later after proposing it to the rest of my business colleagues, on how I was focusing our pet brand Digi-DNA, created from the evolution and adaptation of technology specific for aerospace manufacturing locally here in Charleston, South…

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Added by F. C. Bearsch on November 13, 2014 at 1:34pm — 5 Comments

Sony camera controlled with RC transmitter

for this demo I used 3.3v as power source for the receiver but in real life it will probably be a 5v power source so you'll need to figure a way how to do it (resistors, level…
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Added by elad orbach on November 2, 2014 at 9:00am — 19 Comments


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Testing a small thermal imaging camera (Version 2) for UAVs

This is some footage shot with the second version of the thermal imaging camera which I tested earlier on (http://diydrones.com/profiles/blogs/testing-a-small-thermal-imaging-camera).

The second version of…

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Added by Felix Meissner on October 24, 2014 at 3:20pm — 12 Comments


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Testing a small thermal imaging camera

I got my hands on a small thermal imaging camera for testing purposes.

I installed it on my hexacopter and took it out for a flight this evening.

Ttechnical data:

resolution: 384 x 288

50 Hz

8 - 14 um spectral range

analog video out

uncooled sensor

I am looking forward to test the new model (second…

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Added by Felix Meissner on September 25, 2014 at 11:30am — 31 Comments

PX34-A refit (update)

It may not look like muchbut she's got it where it countAfter much flying , realize that the original frame which is EPS foam didn't stand up well to the abuse of hard landings and later scrapped. This time replace it with EPP foam to give it the added durability it needs,

AUW 250g still the same light weight bird

last tested 2 flights total 10mins flight on a 3s 500mah and thats with…

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Added by CliffN on September 7, 2014 at 7:30pm — 3 Comments


3D Robotics
Humanitarian UAV Network Invites Contributions to UAV Evaluation

Patrick Meier and the worldwide Humanitarian UAV Network, “UAViators,” have undertaken a fairly comprehensive review of UAVs for humanitarian use.…

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Added by Roger Sollenberger on July 31, 2014 at 8:00am — 2 Comments

3D FPV camera The BlackBird

Hello! Today I want to tell You about the company's product FPV3DCam (fpv3dcam.com), a little and beautiful, you can say first of its kind - 3D video camera for fpv. 



And thus, meet - …

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Added by Egor_FPV3DCam on July 1, 2014 at 1:30pm — 50 Comments

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