This is a home-brew tilt-stabilised light-weight camera mount, designed for a mirrorless class (400-500g) camera.
Tilt stabilisation is achieved using the Wookong-M’s gimbal control.
Not having the weight budget for it anyway, no attempt at roll stabilisation has been made, nor is it required in this (stills) camera platform, as the flight controller will maintain a level attitude whilst hovering. … Read more...
DJI Flamewheel nylon landing gear tends to break easily.
Shifting a point of failure to a cheap and easy to replace item is probably not a bad thing, but a weak point was also identified in that the 8mm aluminium spacers beneath the Aimdroix arms were also shearing off with any unexpected rough landings.
FPV (First Person View) toys have arrived, including a camera, 5.8 GHz monitor, 200mW 5.8 GHz video transmitter, monitor mount, and a DJI iOSD-Mini module.
This (tiny!) colour camera features a 1/3″ low-light sensor, and was fitted to the front of the quad. Since this photo was taken, the camera is now held in place with two small cable ties.… Read more...