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Hacking in the real world
Photography from above
Guillaume Emont
Igalia
Very low orbit satellite
How do you push the button?
CHDK!
Canon Hack Development Kit
Monitoring from Earth?
arduino + usb shield + FM emitter
Time lapse ?
GStreamer!
Can has Stabilisation?
OpenCV!
GstStabilizer
https://github.com/guijemont/GstStabilizer
The result (so far)
Thanks:
- Igalia
- Creative Support Team of Nowhere
- People who helped us (you know who you are)
More info: http://balloo...
Hacking in the real world: photography from above (FOSDEM 2012)
Hacking in the real world: photography from above (FOSDEM 2012)
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Hacking in the real world: photography from above (FOSDEM 2012)

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By Guillaume Emont.

This talk is about taking pictures from above with a big latex balloon, helium, strings, duct tape and CHDK, and making a nice video with the pictures using python, GStreamer and OpenCV.
Some friends of mine and I got pretty busy last year on a crazy balloon photography project. I want to share that experience, say what worked (helium, CHDK, GStreamer) and what didn't (crazy kite-balloon ideas, arduino connectivity, and some other things, all due to a lack of time). Hopefully, that would motivate hackers to get out of their basement and go do cool things under the Sun.

Links:

- The project blog: http://balloonfreaks.mooo.com/blog/
- Stabilisation code: https://github.com/guijemont/GstStabilizer
- Video recording: http://video.fosdem.org/2012/lightningtalks/Hacking_in_the_real_world.webm

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Transcript of "Hacking in the real world: photography from above (FOSDEM 2012)"

  1. 1. Hacking in the real world Photography from above Guillaume Emont Igalia
  2. 2. Very low orbit satellite
  3. 3. How do you push the button?
  4. 4. CHDK! Canon Hack Development Kit
  5. 5. Monitoring from Earth?
  6. 6. arduino + usb shield + FM emitter
  7. 7. Time lapse ?
  8. 8. GStreamer!
  9. 9. Can has Stabilisation?
  10. 10. OpenCV!
  11. 11. GstStabilizer https://github.com/guijemont/GstStabilizer
  12. 12. The result (so far)
  13. 13. Thanks: - Igalia - Creative Support Team of Nowhere - People who helped us (you know who you are) More info: http://balloonfreaks.mooo.com/ Image credits: balloon: (c) Ugo Riboni CHDK splash screen: CC-BY-SA 3.0 An0n http://chdk.wikia.com/wiki/File:SplashScreen.jpg shutter button: CC BY 2.0 Muhammad Usman http://flic.kr/p/4y6v2C monitor: CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 Boyce Duprey http://flic.kr/p/8S3ofm beer: CC BY-SA 2.0 [puamelia] http://flic.kr/p/6gXTi2
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