Kite Mapping

Kite mapping is similar to balloon mapping, but uses kites to lift cameras to take aerial photographs. With kites and a 5-20 mph wind, many of the objectives of balloon mapping are possible without helium or balloons. If you want to map a site with consistent winds, you may be in luck!

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Inspirational deltas

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John Wells Near IR conversion for 808 HD Cams

by mathew almost 6 years ago | 5 | 3,604 | 0


Bayou Bienvenue Kite Mappers

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bike kite

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Kite Flying Tree

by danbeavers almost 6 years ago | 2 | 4,143 | 2


Flying off wind with the Dazzle Delta

by mathew almost 6 years ago | 1 | 2,220 | 2


Muffles Junior College, Belize mapping sessions

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Bayou Manchac map of sewerage problem

by eustatic almost 6 years ago | 3 | 4,626 | 0


Easy Cut Delta Kite simplification

by danbeavers almost 6 years ago | 2 | 5,621 | 0


How Pauls Fishing Kites Flys off-wind

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American Kite Fishing, low-tech Kite-Balloon hybrid

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Map annotation brainstorming notes

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easy cut delta kite plans

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Timeline of a Public Labs map project

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Cognitive delineation from PublicLab photography

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Top 10 tips for winter mapping

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Vermont Environmental Summit

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