For me, the photos in this post truly show how beautiful and also unique the San Diego Country Estates are. The photos below were taken with a small (mirror-less) camera, mounted on a quad-copter, like seen in this “selfie”. All photos were taken in the first four months of this year, maybe the most colorful […]
“Wide Open Spaces” She needs wide open spaces Room to make her big mistakes She needs new faces She knows the high stakes Dixie Chicks – Wide Open Spaces (1998) Usually, I don’t rely on small and light action-cameras to capture high quality aerial images. Instead, I use a smaller, relatively light mirrorless photo camera, […]
Sunday afternoon, ‘golden hour’ at the San Diego Country Estates, let’s launch Icarus and take some aerial photos. The weather is nice and clear, there is little to no wind this afternoon, and two batteries are charged, so that should be a good opportunity to take some nice shots. Here is one of the more […]
Dedicated to long lost friends: Phoenix 1.0 and DragonFly Phoenix With this multi-copter, or “drone” how it’s unfortunately called by so many, it all began. It was in October 2013, when Tom built his first Tri-copter, with wooden booms and a simplistic flight-controller. What I would call “a natural”, it was amazing seeing him fly […]
A Bird’s-eye View – November 2015 Update The San Vicente Road Improvement project involves a 2.25 miles long stretch of the windy San Vicente Road, connecting the San Diego County Estates to Ramona, and also the Barona Resort & Casino to Highway 78. The construction site begins at Warnock Drive and ends at Wild Cat Canyon Road.