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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Mapping movement in Union Square NYC

by Shannon over 6 years ago | 2 | 1,884 | 2


iLAB Fellowship Award

by liz over 6 years ago | 0 | 1,833 | 0


Microsoft Research Image Composite Editor

by Adam-Griffith over 6 years ago | 9 | 4,948 | 0


100 Maps

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



Balloon-kite sketches at EcoHack II

by warren over 6 years ago | 0 | 1,751 | 2


High traffic stats and server issues recap

by warren over 6 years ago | 0 | 2,580 | 2


PLOTS adoption of the CERN Open Hardware License

by warren almost 7 years ago | 0 | 4,216 | 0


Visible/IR mapping camera process

by cfastie over 6 years ago | 1 | 2,633 | 0


Good shutter synchronization

by cfastie over 6 years ago | 4 | 3,297 | 0



Video History of Balloons: 1944 US Navy

by liz over 6 years ago | 0 | 2,442 | 2


Almost synchronous shutters

by cfastie over 6 years ago | 0 | 4,135 | 0


Davis Square balloon photos

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



SpeakCityHeights balloon mapping on YouTube

by warren over 6 years ago | 0 | 1,628 | 2


Grassroots Mapping Tshirts

by warren over 6 years ago | 1 | 1,767 | 2


Grassroots NDVI - time series

by cfastie over 6 years ago | 2 | 4,853 | 0


MapMaker Training

by gonzoearth over 6 years ago | 0 | 2,469 | 2


NRG image of Lima from balloon

by warren almost 8 years ago | 1 | 2,588 | -2



Rough placement of Chandeleur map

by warren over 6 years ago | 0 | 2,087 | 0


Infrared camera hacking meetup modifies 7 cameras

by warren almost 7 years ago | 0 | 3,739 | 2