ajawitz 21 research notes and 49 wiki edits | Joined over 5 years ago

Founder of Code for Maine and a Captain in the Code for America Brigade program since 2012.
Passionate about Civic Hacking and the Maker Movement. Advocate for better rural transit. Outreach liason with African immigrant/refugee communities.
Educator at U. of S.Maine and Harpswell Coastal Academy public middle school.





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"It's another tool in the kit. My thoughts exactly! Its easy to fall into a mindset where citizen science is defined by a particular toolset rather..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"I'm still making my way through the Multiwii configuration to make sure I've got all the connections right. MW is an interesting concept. Its bas..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Yeah, I figured underwater light plays by a whole new set of rules. So much remains to be learned that it could easily get overwhelming. Underwate..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"I'd definitely like to learn more about optical windows. I was actually preparing for something very similar to what you suggest since I didn't exp..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Now I'm really curious to try this with Infragram! Warren- Am I correct in guessing that the Infrablue pack of IR filters will not work with the M..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Thats funny because I stumbled into this project while trying to adapt Scott's/Eustatic's floating KAP rig to the Mobius- http://publiclab.org/note..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Check out my recent research note- http://publiclab.org/notes/code4maine/07-25-2014/grassroots-underwater-photography I've been using floating came..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"I've tried using a small keychain camera for KAP and I basically just used a miniature version of the standard PET Bottle Rig- http://publiclab.org..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Very True. In fact I'd have no other choice since my Printrbot Simple can only print about 4x4x4 anyway. Unfortunately, I won't be printing much ..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"This would fit in well with the Commotion Wireless project (https://commotionwireless.net/) which is based on OpenWRT and includes an App Portal. ..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Hello Ron, Check out the more recent comments on my KAP post- http://publiclab.org/notes/code4maine/06-25-2014/kap-test-for-invasives-monitoring-..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Also a brief search into OpenCV and 3D Aerial Photography yielded some promising results- This post on Stack Exchange almost seems like it came fro..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Now I can't wait to get back in the air because I really want to compare the Bimp+Gimp combo to DigiKam. I have a slight suspicion that DigiKam po..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"I've tried printing this rig a few times now and every time, now matter how I set it up first, it always comes out at about a quarter inch? I've t..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Thank you for the interesting recommendations. I actually just got my Mobius today and will be printing out various components for the rig. Can y..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Having just taken possession of an unmodified Mobius Cam, I was wondering if anybody has tried it with a KAP or Balloon Rig yet? Its actually not a..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"RE:-High Winds- Has anyone posted a note about making a DIY wind speed meter? It would've been handy to get a rough idea of how close I was to t..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"RE: Kite Reels and Line- It was definitely 50 Ibs line but now that I know better I made sure to order a Yo Yo Reel with 150 Ibs Dacron this time..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"RE: Mapknitter- I converted the images to JPGs and uploaded them again. The export status dialog then reads (Status: Warping 1 of 6, 2 of 6 etc...." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Did you ever get anywhere with this? I've been trying to find a way to use a PiCam in a KAP rig but it was always too difficult to control in the ..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
"Don't get me wrong. I didn't mean to come off as "the drone guy" (and every DIY tech forum seems to have one these days...) I think my intended p..." | Read more » about 5 years ago
"cfastie- That seems like the best approach yet. I'm going to forward your suggestion to the teacher in charge of field collections though we might ..." | Read more » about 5 years ago
"$300 would admittedly be a challenge, but a $500 quad with decent lift and up to an hour of flight time is not only possible, I've seen it done a n..." | Read more » about 5 years ago
"That sounds like a very interesting project! Have you submitted a research note for it? I for one would definitely be interested in exploring DIY ..." | Read more » about 5 years ago

ajawitz was awarded the Basic Barnstar by danbeavers for their work published in Aerial Mapping Drone for Under $60? .



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