5 rigs ready for 5 kites: the equip for community KAP continues

Community Kite Aerial Photography project taking shape:

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All these cameras have flown at different times according to how much lift I have at the time. After quite a bit of patient fiddling they are now all mounted on rigs ready for flight on a kite line:

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I have the option of swapping the Canon Eos M for a Nikon D5100 (if things are going well) the next challenge is to figure out a procedure for a group of people to fly them at the sametimeā€¦

In theory the mix of weights will ensure a good variety of photo-cover if flown from a matching set of kites: I now need to get 5 ready for the first trial OWLP community KAP walk proposed for a Sunday between now and December as a pilot for a community programme in the Autumn of 2015 and 2016. 10 persons flying 5 kites looks like an achievable number.

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Testing the rig:

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