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Artificial insect intelligence and vision for nano drones – how

Artificial insect intelligence and vision for nano drones – how

(Photo by Dustin Iskandar, CC BY 2.0) My long-time interest has been in developing insect-type vision for small drones. Properly implemented, I believe that such vision hardware and algorithms will allow small drones to fly safely amidst clutter and obstacles. Of course, I have been following with great interest other approaches to providing autonomy to small drones. Like almost everyone ...

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The DJI Phantom 2 Vision

The DJI Phantom 2 Vision

If you are looking to get into aerial photography using multirotors there are a number of options available. You can build your own or purchase a commercially manufactured quadcopter. Building your own can be very exciting and educational, but it may be easier to get going by purchasing a commercially manufactured drone. Some of the more popular models are the ...

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The DJI Phantom Vision: Worth It?

The DJI Phantom Vision: Worth It?

DJI is one of the foremost developers of unmanned aerial vehicles, specifically multirotor craft. Multirotor refers to the design feature that it has multiple motors and rotors. One of the most popular multirotor vehicles is the quadcopter. Unlike traditional helicopters, multirotor vehicles have fixed pitch rotors and maneuver by changing the RPM of individually controlled motors via a complex flight ...

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10 Thermal Vision Cameras For Drones And How Thermal Imaging

10 Thermal Vision Cameras For Drones And How Thermal Imaging

A thermal imaging camera on a drone turns it into a powerful tool, which can be used in many sectors from construction, mining, electrical, surveillance, firefighting, search and rescue. Thermal drones which use vision imaging cameras have so many positive uses by detecting heat coming from almost all objects and materials turning them into images and video. Below, you will ...

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