Author Archives: Gerry

GeoTracking – Canon’s New EOS 1Dx

Overview (from Canon) “Canon has brought the best of the EOS-1D Series of digital cameras into one phenomenal model: the new flagship of the EOS line, the EOS-1D X*. Its full-frame 18.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor and all-new Dual DIGIC 5+ … Continue reading

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When Pictures Won’t Lie

“I want the truth” – “You can’t handle the truth” Seeing is believing.  Someone just sent me more photos of the Mississippi River’s ability to inundate the lives of the people who have decided to erect their futures on the … Continue reading

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More Other Worlds…

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Aerial Magic and Other Worlds

For months now Tom (Hutchings) has been waxing on about “this place.”  As we flew over the Atchafalaya Delta and other wetlands he would say, “just wait ’till you see those wetlands in Florida.”  Saturday we did – all I … Continue reading

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The Miracle of Flight

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“It just needs ‘bush technique'”

Here’s the problem, that Mode Dial on the Canon 7D and 5D, it rotates far too easily.  In fact, it commonly rotates with the slightest encouragement – a gentle bump.  Something that easily happens when flipping the On/Off switch.  More … Continue reading

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Geo Tracker with Canon 7D

Geo tracking with the Canon 7D and WFT-e5a was outlined in my last post Wireless Wings – Geo Tracks Across the Sky Here are the modifications and updates I talked about testing and promised to re-post on. The first issue was … Continue reading

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