Monthly Archives: July 2015

Kites radio…& KAP

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As prep for this years Royston Kite Festival I have been asked to provide an information panel to explain the pile of wires and string we will present to the public on the day. Last time we did this we … Continue reading

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Didak Explorer 16 overblown at Bft 6

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Packing small. I have been working with the flowforms as kites to bike with. Getting the deltas on the bike is do-able but awkward. I ended up with a fairly badly loaded bike: This works but gets awkward under low … Continue reading

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The problem with UAV: You can pop down to Maplins and get yourself a DJI Phantom and go fly, shooting video and stills as you whiz  flawlessly across your favorite landscape: what’s not to like? The shots you get from … Continue reading

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This nadir shot was taken as the kite over flew its own line…. Camera flight time 15mins 236 exposures captured. Shot interval :5s Path: clickPanPro ‘A’ Canon S95 Exposure: CHDK KAP UAV 3.5 Shutter release: USB one shot Tgt Tv: … Continue reading

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A pattern of dyke, level and drain on Halvergate Marshes

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Take the train  from Norwich to Yarmouth and, as the railcar rattles its way from Acle towards the sea you pass along flatlands dotted with windmills, this is a windy place and the little train often rocks with the gust … Continue reading

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