cfastie 299 research notes and 550 wiki edits | Joined over 6 years ago | Admin

The ecology and history of forests and landscapes, and new ways to see these things. High-resolution stitched images of vegetation, including low elevation aerial photography and multispectral imaging. Design and distribution of 3D printed aerial photography rigs and microcontroller gadgets via the KAPtery. Tweeting these things.

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Tiny boost

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Plenty boost

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Nalgene submarine

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Auto EOS M

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KAPvolution

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Rig refinement

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The JerkPan

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KAP rig impasse

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Single vs. dual cameras

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DIY holiday

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Tales from the Cryptogam

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Testing MIDOPT filters

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Dual bandpass filters

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Harry Collins and his Sociologist Stones

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Converging on an 1886 viewpoint

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Kite => GPS => Explicate

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Cloudy Bright

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Uncontrolled reentry

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Power to the SkyShield

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Middle Planet

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The Orb of Salisbury

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Return to Planet LEAFFEST

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Nighthawk panoramas

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Software for mapping trees?

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What are ways to record ambient temperature every 5 sec and export easily?

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How to verify generated NDVI Images?

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What's the best way to attach a camera to a balloon?

warren asked about about 2 years ago

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AstroPlant RPi sensory system

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Desktop Spectrometry Kit to arduino?

jjoll asked about about 2 years ago

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data loggers for PH ?

MadTinker asked about about 2 years ago

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What would be a good basic activity to test out a data logging device in water?

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Any way to improve on the DVD grating?

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What's the battery life of the Nano Data Logger?

warren asked about about 2 years ago

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Getting GPS in Remote Locations

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Ever heard of battery eliminators?

sarasage asked about about 2 years ago

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Cheap, lightweight GoPro alternatives for aerial mapping?

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Transmission & other related information of the Red Filter

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Getting a Raspberry Pi to output data by emulating a keyboard

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Best NDVI Filter

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"I keep my eye out for old Nalgene bottles which are tough enough to survive rough handling and hydraulic pressure. The lids are also strong so they..." | Read more » about 1 year ago
"I was impressed by the price ($12.90) of the DFRobot TDS sensor that MadTinker is working with so I bought a couple. It was easy to get it to work ..." | Read more » about 1 year ago
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"Whoops, I just noticed this. I will try to print the parts and let you know how it works. Sorry for the delay. " | Read more » about 1 year ago
"It seemed to work for the eight models of PowerShot that I tried. I am not aware of other attempts to confirm this. " | Read more » about 1 year ago
"It is common for focus to be poor after the internal IR cut filter is removed or replaced. To make those modifications, the plate holding the camer..." | Read more » about 1 year ago
"I see the little triangles of zero-thickness. My slicer (Simplify3D) ignores them, so it looks like they will print okay. @MaggPi, would you like m..." | Read more » about 1 year ago
"That’s a great question, but it is a little bit like asking “How do you cook a good meal?” There are lots of different kinds of good meals, and lis..." | Read more » about 1 year ago
"These might do the same thing for 10¢ apiece: https://www.ebay.com/itm/10Pcs-3-5mm-Female-Stereo-Audio-Socket-Headphone-Jack-Connector-5-Pin-PCB-Mo..." | Read more » about 1 year ago
"If you know the spectral sensitivity of each channel in the sensor in the camera you are using, you can adjust the brightness (intensity) at each w..." | Read more » about 1 year ago
"I am going to guess: Yes, they are interchangeable for your application. DigiKey links to the same data sheet for both of them. Page 3 of the datas..." | Read more » about 1 year ago
"I don't think calculations at Infragram.org can be used for anything but determining the color of a new image. The Photo Monitoring plugin and Fiji..." | Read more » about 1 year ago
"Fig. 6 was created using Fritzing (http://fritzing.org/home/). The annotations and some editing were then done in PhotoShop. " | Read more » about 1 year ago
"Kina, thanks for the videos. Very helpful. I might try CoolTerm again, since I was using a sketch that did not format the serial output in an appro..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
"I tried CoolTerm and never got it to work. I tried for only a half hour, so my failure is not so surprising. If you have a working data logger (e.g..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
"A GoPro Hero might weigh 150 grams with the protective case. A Hero Session weighs half that. On a static KAP rig the total weight will be 150g to ..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
"Liz, I don't know the specs of the 1/4" phone plug, but it needs only two contacts, the tip and one ring along the shaft. I'm not sure which types ..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
"Fiberglas tubes are a better solution for most kites and don't cost much if any more than those solid rods. http://www.kitesandfunthings.com/Produc..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
"New answer below where I could attach a file. " | Read more » over 1 year ago
"A 1/4" stereo/phone plug connects to the HCHO sensor and two wires from that cable connect to the Arduino (tip of plug to A3, ring to GND). Below (..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
"The first step might be to arrange for the co-location of the HCHO sensor, an Arduino, and somebody casually familiar with Arduino. Has the proper ..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
"Kina, Thanks for the great information. Liz, It might help to know more about this project. What is the time frame for deployment? What has been tr..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
"Incandescent or halogen lamps emit lots of NIR. Fluorescent, sodium, mercury, and LED lamps do not. The image below is from here: http://perfecthea..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
"There is a very simple way to read the HCHO sensor with a resolution of about 10 ppb, assuming the range of the sensor is 0 to 1000ppb. (Out of the..." | Read more » over 1 year ago

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