Independence, MO

About Me:

Just getting started with this exciting new technology. I am a 65 YO artist-photographer. I'll write more later - I'm at work now! :-D

Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

I just purchased my first UAV - A DJI Phantom 2 Vision, and am having a ton of fun with it. I'm still learning to fly, but I've captured some great photos from the air. I'm looking forward to experimenting and building my own UAVs



Activity Feed

Rod Shelley commented on X-Winder's blog post Another FAA Incident
"I fail to understand how using a quad to take a team's photo is any different than me using my Phantom to take a photo of a family picnic, or my great-nephew's soccer team. That's so ridiculous it's funny - or it would be if it wasn't our tax…"
Mar 18, 2014
Rod Shelley posted photos
Mar 16, 2014
Rod Shelley commented on Jared Reabow's photo
"Holy frack! That is wickedly cool - I'm assuming you have access to a laser cutter.."
Mar 16, 2014
Rod Shelley commented on Andersson Beccari's photo
"Freaking awesome! What 3D app did you use to create these?"
Feb 7, 2014
Rod Shelley posted photos
Feb 7, 2014
Rod Shelley commented on Simon Kerr's blog post Concerns about lack of UAV regulation in New Zealand - complete with sensationalist headline.
"Well, I'm brand new to the UAV hobby, and have only a few short flights under my belt with my Phantom... And even I was wondering why in the world he was flicking the joysticks like that. In my learning to fly, I find a gentle touch on the controls…"
Jan 28, 2014