Kite photography

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Project 1

Have to gather parts for the project. Needed: kite, picavet, camera.

Got a kite--going to use a Gayla delta-wing kite

Made a picavet--used dowel rods, eyelet-screws, zip-ties, an old CDROM, and hot glue.

Got a camera--Alan Hatchett has given us a Canon Powershot A470 to run CHDK on.

20100516 Attempted to fly. Wind conditions are from 0-3 mph. Just not enough to get any flying done. Used a delta kite from New Tech, Austin.