Monthly Archives: May 2013

Kite Aerial Photography: low cost aerial cover or just blowing in the wind?

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This is an article which first appeared in the Sept/Oct 2012 edition of Geomatics World magazine. Given the current level of interest in UAS I thought this might be a useful overview of the options as I see them. I … Continue reading

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0.75x converter lens on Canon Eos M

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I have a Lumix .75x wide angle converter which has fallen into disuse and it occurred to me it might help the autoKAP hit rate on the Canon Eos M. The expense and weight of replacing the 22mm lens with … Continue reading

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2 kites, 2 cameras: lift v mass

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Judging by the way the cloud was sweeping the sky my estimate was up and down between about 10 and 20 mph so I reckoned it was a PFK kind of day. Up she went, I hitched on the 800g … Continue reading

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WWKW 2013

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WWKW (World Wide KAP week) is the week in the year when the worlds Kappers, old and new, record and share their environs by means of kite lifted camera. The variety of images types is huge, self portraits, beach scenes, … Continue reading

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