Hello DIY Droners!
My Name is Tim Vrakas, and I'm a student at Brookfield East High School. I'm working with my friends raise money for the BEHS Technology and Engineering Club. We launched our Kickstarter today…Continue
The team at DronesDen.com have just launched what we believe to be the first instant drone search and filter page - The Drone…Continue
We'd love to get feedback from the community on the features that matter to you. Would you please considering answering a few…Continue
Added by Rohan Bhargava on July 31, 2014 at 4:21pm — No Comments
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After some minor updates and changes, I started my Indiegogo campaign.
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Hi, it's me again from Hungary. Let me show my next design, a 480 sizde heli built for FPV and aerial shooting.
First of all, let me tell the origin of my…Continue
Patrick Meier and the worldwide Humanitarian UAV Network, “UAViators,” have undertaken a fairly comprehensive review of UAVs for humanitarian use. They’ve evaluated over 150 UAV models, both drones and airframes, including…Continue
Hello Diy Drones Universe,
This is Joshua Johnson here to discuss CAD Drones, LLC's long term project that will be the heart and soul of our Drone company that began a little over 5 months ago! Right away we saw the potential in Cloud Computing related to the storage and Open Source collaboration of CAD Files and Autopilot Code related to Drones. The future of…Continue
Because it's a useful tool. And imagine what Louis XIV could have accomplished at Versailles if he'd had one
There’s been a lot of discussion and a tremendous amount of speculation lately about the nature of drones and their role in our society as useful tools and hobbyist toys.
Last year, while celebrating my birthday in…
DJI Phantom 1.5 - 24mm Battery Door by BrianSelfDesign
My blog post below is probably preaching to the converted in this forum, but I am a female, creative technologist and new UAV enthusiast, and I have been doing some research on the subject of UAV. For myself and to a lot of…Continue
Hello. As a long time lurker here, I'd like to share my latest project with the DIY Drones community.
In working with orthophoto generation from UAV imagery using the current crop of still-photo stitching based programs, I have found the process to be complicated and frustrating.
I thought there must be a simpler way, and it occurred to me…Continue
MoviesOnMap.com is very happy to announce the first "outdoor" implementation of the map from MoviesOnMap.com on the website of video's owner. Map on the QuadCam.ch contains only videos of QuadCam.
You can see all the videos by QuadCam.ch here: http://www.quadcam.ch/video-map/
All uploaded by them videos will…Continue
Here is the article in the Guardian newspaper:
Read and scroll down for the fear mongering comments.
I have to admit, I am a little fed up with the "ground stations" available on the market today. First off, good luck seeing most laptops or tablets at all outdoors. Second, good luck modifying or repairing your laptop / tablet. It can be done but its usually a major pain with a good chance of breaking something.…Continue
I saw this Raspberry Pi clone today the first time and will definitely try it in september. A lighter, smaller alternative to the rpi.
From the description:
ODROID-W is a miniature computing module which is fully compatible with all software…Continue
Sifteo brings to 3DR valuable and unique expertise in developing fun and engaging high-tech consumer products. With their groundbreaking Sifteo Cubes (which The New York Times …Continue
This photorealistic and geographically accurate 3D model was obtained using …Continue
"A nippy microkernel mathematically proven to be bug free*, and used to protect drones from hacking, will be released as open source tomorrow."
Has anyone heard about or seen this? How applicable is this to the Pixhawk, Pi or BeagleBone flight controller efforts? The best bit is that it seems to assure that all user mode code…Continue
New product, seems fine to making mapping, but don't know the cost, and whats the advantages/disadvantages comparing to https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/swiftnav/piksi-the-rtk-gps-receiver
The standard V-Map system now features the…Continue
We're creating interactive map of videos of all the places of the world http://moviesonmap.com. This will allow to see any places of the Earth or help the tourists to better plan their routes.
Anyone can add videos to the map. After approval, it will appear on the map.
Many drones owners from Germany, Sweden, France, China, USA, Holland, Ukraine are adding awesome HD video of beaches, mountains, deserts, towns,…Continue
Added by MoviesOnMap on July 27, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
TCIII ArduRover2 Developer
Added by Thomas J Coyle III on July 27, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments
From the SUAS Feed
Earlier this week a pilot fromwas preparing to begin a spray run through a field. Barely visible ahead of him was a small stationary object. He decided it must be a kite since a bird would not remain motionless. As he neared the object, it rapidly shot straight up.…Continue