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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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Vadi HaAsbestonim: Community Aerial Photography Event

by hagitkeysar over 3 years ago | 3 | 2,159 | 3

[![event-5-12.jpg](https://i.publiclab.org/system/images/photos/000/008/136/medium/event-5-12.jpg...

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Edmonton Balloon and Kite Mapping Workshop

by ann over 3 years ago | 2 | 2,764 | 1

Have you ever wanted to make a map of your neighborhood or city? Is buying a drone out of you...

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OpenDroneMap -- Automatic postprocessing aerial data

by smathermather over 3 years ago | 7 | 4,423 | 4

OpenDroneMap (http://opendronemap.github.io/odm/) is inten...

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A Method for distorting Mobius Action Cam imagery in GIMP (FOSS)

by eustatic over 3 years ago | 4 | 3,206 | 4

Make Mapknitter maps with infragram and another mobius (so light!) So Mat suggested a metho...

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Balloon Mapping with Raspberry Pi Workshop

by SeanKMcGinnis over 3 years ago | 0 | 3,347 | 4

On October 18th, a Balloon Mapping and Raspberry Pi workshop was held at [The Hacktory](www.theha...

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Mapping the Nature Center

by eustatic over 3 years ago | 5 | 1,896 | 1

As part of the Nature Center map, Lauren Sullivan, Tim, and Scott Eustis joined Amy Legaux of ...

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Taller de fotos con globo en Barcelona

by pablo over 3 years ago | 0 | 2,024 | 1

Cuándo: 12.30-15.00 16.00-18.00h. CAMBIO DE HORA. Sábado 25 de octubre 2014 Dónde: Pl. ...

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NOCCA Mapping at City Park

by stevie over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,829 | 0

Today thirty students from the NOCCA school in New Orleans came out to map the Stormwater Wetland...

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The Blitz Report!

by stevie over 3 years ago | 4 | 2,769 | 3

**Posting about the [Mapping Blitz ](http://publiclab.org/notes/stevie/09-11-2014/new-orleans-urb...

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A Matter of Scale - Civil Architecture and Open Hardware

by hagitkeysar over 3 years ago | 2 | 3,938 | 4

I am sharing here the talk + slides that [Liat Brix-Etgar](http://innovationweek.makerfairerome.e...

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Ignite Philly Talk on Balloon Mapping

by manetomapping over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,121 | 1

Sean McGinnis and I wanted to share our experience...

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Urban Restoration Mapping Trip - Bayou Bienvenue Wetland Triangle

by geraldmc over 3 years ago | 7 | 3,289 | 1

Share stuff from the Urban Waters Mapping Blitz this past weekend; talk a bit about Bayou Bien...

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Public Lab workshops at International Conference of Crisis Mappers

by liz over 3 years ago | 6 | 2,883 | 0

**Thursday November 6, there are all day Public Lab workshops leading up to the International Con...

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Decolonized Skies at Apexart

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,984 | 3

http://apexart.org/events/diy-drones.php **https://www.facebook.com/events/3163393...

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The KAPtober Collection

by cfastie over 3 years ago | 1 | 4,272 | 5

This weekend I hosted some family in Vermont and we combined leaf peeping with kite photography. ...

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Balloon Mapping Public Space Usage at a Pop-Up Park in Philadelphia

by manetomapping over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,220 | 2

In 2013 the City of Philadelphia turned a parking lot surrounded by a traffic circle (Eakins Ova...

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next attempts at dye tracing

by liz over 3 years ago | 5 | 3,106 | 2

September 27, 2014 This note documents Eymund's dye tracing experiments at two sites. ...

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GLAM Event 9/27/14

by yvv over 3 years ago | 1 | 1,562 | 1

Thank you to everyone who participated in Saturday's GLAM Event, it was a great success! It wa...

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The History of Pigeon Camera Photography

by Kentells over 3 years ago | 1 | 1,198 | 3

http://webodysseum.com/history/the-history-of-pigeon-camera-photography/ I found this old link...

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[Method] IR Aerial photograph monitoring and evaluation of terracing restoration

by eustatic over 3 years ago | 0 | 2,521 | 0

Good, Peele, and Bourgeois used CIR in a method of analysis of the success or failure of t...

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Use of velcro ties in Balloon mapping

by eustatic over 3 years ago | 9 | 2,357 | 1

Get past zip ties, and suggest that the cowardly balloon mappers among us use re-useable velcr...

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Washington University visits the Gulf Coast and Maps!

by stevie over 3 years ago | 12 | 2,883 | 3

This week, 11 senior architecture students and their professor from Washington University in St. ...

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New Orleans: Urban Restoration Mapping BLITZ!

by stevie over 3 years ago | 13 | 2,609 | 2

Kicking off of the Public Lab Urban Water Restoration Site Mapping Project! _Meet u...

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Balloon Mapping Bayou Plaquemines

by gkdavis over 3 years ago | 1 | 2,514 | 1

This is a map from a 3000 ft high balloon sent up mid day on September 10, 2014. Beautiful weath...

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