Monthly Archives: July 2014

KAP pano rig assembly details

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‘L’ rig production continues… Having seen the L rigs here a Kapper asked if there were any going spare for sale. I rushed to the parts bin and assembled all the bits I had … and was quite a few … Continue reading

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On a roll

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Despite days of poor light and wind conditions I reckon I have been on a bit of a roll: Less than 2 weeks separates the first and last shots on this flickr screen dump. They lie on a rough line … Continue reading

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Summer breeze and a kite on the beach

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Since the drones came out a few years ago, kite aerial photography lost interest for a few photographers that are just looking for photographic results. I am also looking for results but I need that poetic aspect of doing it … Continue reading

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Low tide at Snettisham Scalp

High pressure weather systems drive me nuts, you get good sunlight but no wind.  I have work to do at Denver but the wind was having none of it so I reckoned a further half hour drive north might get … Continue reading

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Refining RX1 KAP

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1st flight results with the full frame mirror-less camera have been a joy, the image quality surpasses anything I have achieved this far. Cropping down to detail works a treat and the sharpness, even at wide apertures is gratifying. Problem … Continue reading

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‘L’ rig for panoramic capture

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Panoramic image capture by kite requires a robust low power rig. To get the best of the opportunity a long runtime is an advantage. A simple L of aluminium can form a portrait aspect rig driven by a 360 servo.
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