Building an HDR Panoramic Camera Rig

Version 1.0 - October 14, 2014 Overview This project creates a DIY panoramic camera rig that is capable of capturing fully spherical high dynamic range panoramas. The project uses a modified Canon DSLR battery grip that is interfaced Read More...

Mission Control for Raspberry Pi

Version 1.4.2 - Released 2014-02-10 Created by Andrew Hazelden Mission Control is a ground station program that allows you to plot the GPS based latitude, longitude, and altitude of your Raspberry Pi. The program has a graphical Read More...

Building a do-it-yourself bicycle trailer and hiking cart

I use my bike every day to get around the village of West Dover. I've often thought that it would be really handy to have a bicycle trailer. Over the last two weekends my brother and I built our first prototype version. The trailer Read More...

The Story of Andrew’s UAV Ground Control Station

I have been working on an ambitious long-term hobby project of developing my own Mac OS X based UAV ground control station system. I have been tinkering away at it slowly since February 2008. I've done all the programming and my Read More...
Using the Cut-By-Number technique to create a foam wing.

Building Homemade Flying Wings With a Foam Bow Cutter

It can be a lot of fun creating your own model airplanes from scratch. A handy way to create flying wings out of Styrofoam is by building a foam hot wire bow cutter. The foam bow cutter uses a hot metal wire to cut through a block of Read More...

Long Exposure Digital Poi Light Balls

Recently I noticed the trend of people creating long exposure balls of light using light painting. I thought it would be cool to try creating several light orbs of my own using my existing Digital Poi device. The Digital Poi device was Read More...