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.
The retelling of Icarus A poem by Heather Lee The hoary wise men of old have long this fable told. A story of rash foolishness, beware the fault of dreaded hubris. But, perhaps, as they never tell, Icarus chose to fly, and fell fell for the sake of the experience to take the risk, to […]
The GoPro Hero is a great camera and it is most likely the action camera that’s providing the best quality currently possible, given the constrains defining the category. However, the GoPro Hero is also expensive, which becomes a considerable issue, when an action camera gets mounted on a multi-copter, which happens to crash and also so […]
San Diego Country Estates, commonly referred to as the Estates, is located in the San Vicente Valley, bordered on all sides by rolling hills with the exception of the prominent Mount Gower, located in Cleveland National Forest. There are only three main entrances and exits into the estates via the San Vicente Road, Old Julian […]