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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North Nashville: Concrete Batch Plant Rezoning Adjacent to a +50 Year Old Community

by wward1400 over 3 years ago | 0 | 2,616 | 1

The communities of North Nashville have long been considered "a dumping ground" for the city's un...

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MapKnitter 2: Test Edition

by warren over 3 years ago | 0 | 2,078 | 2

Hello, mapmakers! The Web Working Group has set up a testing version of MapKnitter 2, integrat...

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Gulf Coast Spring Fling!

by stevie over 3 years ago | 3 | 3,815 | 3

**Join Public Lab for an unconference style event Saturday, March 14th, 9am-5pm at Propeller...

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New Orleans Training: DIY Aerial Photography and Mapping

by stevie over 3 years ago | 8 | 2,966 | 0

Aerial images, taken where you need them, when you need them, are powerful tools! Imagine being a...

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OpenDroneMap: Open Source Toolkit for processing Civilian Drone Imagery gets orthophotos

by smathermather over 3 years ago | 6 | 11,998 | 5

OpenDroneMap (http://opendronemap.github.io/odm/) is a tool to postprocess small Unmanned Aeri...

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Vadi HaAsbestonim: Community Aerial Photography Event

by hagitkeysar over 3 years ago | 3 | 2,174 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 2 | 2,779 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 7 | 4,467 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 4 | 3,225 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 0 | 3,353 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 5 | 1,905 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 0 | 2,036 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 0 | 1,838 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 4 | 2,777 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 2 | 3,955 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 0 | 1,125 | 1

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

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Urban Restoration Mapping Trip - Bayou Bienvenue Wetland Triangle

by geraldmc almost 4 years ago | 7 | 3,301 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 6 | 2,907 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 0 | 1,999 | 3

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

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The KAPtober Collection

by cfastie almost 4 years ago | 1 | 4,287 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 0 | 1,225 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 5 | 3,114 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 1 | 1,575 | 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 New Contributor almost 4 years ago | 1 | 1,207 | 3

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

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