it's not that easy to give advice as your project goal,budget and priorities all will have impact.
I can give you only an idea from what I did until I hadto pause some two years ago. Legal issues came up blockingthe way I like taking surveys…"
I do not own an QX100 but have a remark to it.
I see that it is limited to 1/1600s shutter speed.
From my experience on a fixed wing and the QX100 sensor resolution
you should be careful about blurred images. Before you invest a lot of
"Hi Warrenresponding to your points bottom up.It seems to be a very good idea to check it by a copter first.Would be nice to hear where you will end up.I did only fixed nadir mount. No experiences with gimbal oroblique mounts, sorry.I have a Skywalke…"
"Hi Warrentwo comments which came into my mind.If you need 1000g for the cam payload this won't be cheap any more.My 190cm Skywalker lifts a 450g Sony and takes some 3000 pics inone hour flight. Beyond 500g you'll need another class of plane andmaybe…"
may be interesting. But there are almost no details available. You are posting to a very technical forum. I don't like to
get triggered and the first statement is 'sleep a week and
start looking again' ;)
my setup- Turnigy 60A- Turnigy D3536/8 1000KV - 11x5.5 Aeronaut Cam carbon- 3s4p Panasonic 18560B- 50-60km/h cruise=> 100W=> 60min abs. max, 50min standard useI'm looking more for low cost than max efficiency.In the next step I plan for c…"
"I'm interested for the Sony NEX (-5R) as well.When reading the comments in the Amazon link from Chris aboveit is not clear what is working or not.I have a repair manual which mentions a battery detector circuit(UPD79F0043FC-404-2N1-E2-A) connected t…"
"Hi Chris,I must admit that I came out of winter time with the impression that 3DR isn'tproviding a PH1 successor stand-alone.So I re-read to see where my impression comes from.You are 95% right that you made very clear statements in providing a succ…"
"Are we not mixing things here?Randy's vid is addressing below tree level navigation.Running e.g. mapping missions with a plane is more interestedin staying above and away from obstacles. I would like to seeif my planned path is going to cross windmi…"