Tag Archives: Low level aerial phtography

After the diapointing A2300 the S95 shows promise

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I had hoped the modestly priced A2300 would do as a lightweight autoKAP mule but after a handful of flights found the cheap an cheerful approach lost its cheer as I grew weary of its splotchy image quality on 60m … Continue reading

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CHNT 17

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This week I have been lucky to be invited to represent kubit at CHNT 17 Vienna. My short paper was on 2 projects from last year where PhotoPlan saved the day. The message is a simple one: the camera is … Continue reading

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Pressure

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It takes a certain amount of courage to launch a camera into the air towed behind a kite and after my last escape I really felt pretty cowed. I took my KAP kit over to Belgium on a business trip … Continue reading

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Big wind, big trouble!

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It looked like a fairly straight forward exercise….I wanted to make the best of the last of the bright light before we are beset with cloudy skies again. I chose to fly the HQ Flowform 2.0 as its does pretty … Continue reading

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DSLR KAP: Auto focus modes and the moving camera

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I have just returned from another disappointing flight which produced far too many blurred shots like the image on the left. The camera doesn’t do this when it’s in my hand so it must be the big movements when the … Continue reading

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DSLR KAP… getting there

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I have replaced the camera, replaced the lens, replaced the suspension method, replaced the tilt stage, upped the ISO+ shutter speed.. and this is what I get! It’s been a bit of a wait to get decent wind and light … Continue reading

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DSLR KAP beginings

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So the great day came and there was enough of a blow to fly the DSLR….a happy hour or so flying in one of my favorite places and I got 750 images: they were almost all rubbish! With about 1.5kg … Continue reading

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Pocket KAP

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Recently I had to leave my KAP kit at home because of lack of space in the car but I was able to take a pocket camera and a tiny kite….I imagined I’d be able to lash something together and get … Continue reading

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