Balloon & Kite Mapping

Balloon mapping is a low-cost way to take aerial photos using a camera, attached to a balloon, on a spool of string. People have done this from a few hundred feet up all the way to over 4,000 feet in the air.

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USGS historical topography maps

by gonzoearth over 6 years ago | 0 | 1,805 | 2


FABAnorth arrow

by Juan over 6 years ago | 0 | 2,345 | -1


Shutter timer upgrade

by cfastie over 6 years ago | 3 | 5,041 | 2



Finding Helium

by gonzoearth over 6 years ago | 0 | 1,590 | 0


Coded ground control points

by Jasja over 6 years ago | 7 | 7,581 | 3


Alaska Range balloon mapping

by cfastie over 6 years ago | 1 | 2,397 | 1



Analytics on aerial images -- using filesize

by warren over 6 years ago | 6 | 2,327 | 0


555 Trigger for Synchronized Dual Cameras

by warren over 6 years ago | 6 | 6,558 | 0


3-D Images- Big Branch Balloon Mapping

by astoicof over 6 years ago | 0 | 2,327 | 1



NRG images of cover crop trials

by cfastie over 6 years ago | 7 | 5,303 | 0



Lee, NH PLOTS/FarmHack Meetup

by cfastie over 6 years ago | 6 | 7,166 | 0


Must see map and video of SF Park

by gonzoearth over 6 years ago | 0 | 1,769 | 2


SLO pre flight

by jl over 6 years ago | 6 | 2,465 | 1



Galena Park Community "treasure maps"

by Shannon over 6 years ago | 0 | 1,460 | 2


Annotated maps roundup

by warren over 6 years ago | 7 | 2,374 | 0


uStream aerial video

by liz over 6 years ago | 0 | 1,873 | 2


Using Kites as Atmospheric Wind-speed Meters

by mathew over 6 years ago | 0 | 4,024 | 2