Vol. 24: Helium Balloon Imaging "Satellite"

Snap aerial photos from 300' up by suspending a hacked drugstore camera from 3 tethered helium balloons.

By Jim Newell

Photos by Jim Newell, Ed Troxell, Sam Murphy

Illustrations by Tim Lillis



+ Downloads & Extras:

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BASIC code referred to in article as Camera_Timer.bas (Note - open in AXEpad):

for Aries camera
for SiPix camera

+ Project schematic

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