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Starting with UAV's


Haarlem, The Netherlands

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Steven commented on Jeff G's blog post New Subject Follower System for APM systems
"What i find strange, i had a ptz converance camera from sony +14 years ago and it already was able to track me in a room of people. It was all done in the camera, so i do not really grasp why things are not far more advanced now."
May 1, 2014
Steven commented on Joe Renteria's blog post The end of gimbals?
"Here is a nice application video..http://www.carxpert-racing.com/fr/moto2/video-360o/
To bad they did not mount another one on the front!I have asked the team about the length of the boom, on the shadow it looks about 40-50cm however this would…"
Mar 7, 2014
Steven commented on Thomas J Coyle III's blog post MinnowBoard Raises the Bar on Embedded Computing
"Cubieboard is also a very nice board if your interested in the micro arm things


Manufacturer: CubieTech
Processor (CPU): ARM ® Cortex ™-A7 Dual-Core
SoC: Allwinner A20
Graphics Card (GPU): ARM Mali-400
Memory RAM: 1GB DDR3 @ 960m
Sep 26, 2013
Steven posted a blog post
The most tiny autopilot in the world was introduced yesterday by the Technical University of Delft, The Netherlands.Named Lisa/s, she comes in at the scales with just a mere 1.9 grams, the 2*2 cm board has everything that a multirotor needs. Among…
Aug 26, 2013
Steven commented on Steven's blog post serveball, trowable camera
"helistorm, that was the first thing i thought about as well.. To put a camera system + the software like this on something that flies would be great.No gimbal needs, full 360' vid, immersive fpv ..Object tracking and follow me"
Jul 11, 2013
Steven posted a blog post
Looks like a very interesting technology to use on a uav.We've invented the world's first intelligent throwable camera, a ball capable of stabilized, full spherical 360° photography and video capture. Today, as this fledgling space begins to take…
Jul 10, 2013
Steven commented on Bernardo M. A.'s blog post Mechanical gyroscope to stabilize a GoPro camera (gimbal)
"Would a small 2.5" drive motor and disk have enough mass to balance a gopro ?"
Jun 25, 2013
Steven commented on weelian soh's blog post DroidPlanner Follow Me with APM2.5 3DR Radio kit and Samsung Galaxy 7.7 Tab
"@Arthur, thanks for that, that topic is indeed similair. I was thinking, lets say you are following a car on a winding road.The drone is following a car on this road and for any reason it is lagging behind. (car has speed up, more wind etc)
In that…"
Jun 13, 2013
Steven commented on weelian soh's blog post DroidPlanner Follow Me with APM2.5 3DR Radio kit and Samsung Galaxy 7.7 Tab
"Very nice!  Would it also be possible to let it follow your path instead of taking shortest way ?
Jun 12, 2013
Steven commented on Chris Anderson's blog post The Verge on domestic drones
""Heck, small drones wouldn't even show up on a radar." would not be to sure about that one...If they can detect . SuperSonic TennisBalls  I doubt that they have troubles showing drones.. 
(does make you wonder who is hitting those tennisballs up to…"
Mar 20, 2013
Steven commented on Stefan78's blog post Aerial footage of Dutch fortress
"@ Carl La France  > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naarden  it used to be a fort.
Nice flying there!"
Jan 11, 2013
Steven commented on vis.asta's blog post my old octadecacopter (18 motors)
"Should it not be a dekaoktocopter ? (18)"
Oct 26, 2012
Steven posted a blog post
Hi Guys, could not help it but had to post it http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eA4U-6GmkUwAlthough it could be more stable it still brought a smile to my faceGReetsSteven
Mar 12, 2012
Steven commented on Matthew Beck's blog post 3d printable quadcopter!! PL1Q Vampire
"This proofs it!!!!!   Vampires are not scared of Lions!

Great Job 
What is the size of the Vampire ?

Feb 17, 2012