Tag Archives: drones

The last flight for now…

This is the last of what I consider to be my learning curve flights. The last video before I figure out some really cool stuff to do with the drone. Music videos? Nature videos? Little action movies? Sci fi? Who … Continue reading

Posted in Everything Else | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Well, I have repaired the drone, you know, from the multiple times I crashed it…

So now, after those end-of-Christmas-vacation mishaps, I am back in the air in San Diego with the new drone. I like this one, not only for the cool music I added, but because it shows Ben, my daughter’s boyfriend, who … Continue reading

Posted in Everything Else | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Droning on: the final chapter… (for now)… three short videos combined into one, in which my cockiness at my flying skills come back to bite me in the butt…

I was so sure of myself. I had sent my new drone high into the sky. I had flown through tree branches. On the last day of my Christmas vacation at my mom’s house in the Bay Area, I decided … Continue reading

Posted in Stories of my life | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Droning on; version 2.0… part 8… mad flying skillz… part 2…

I was getting so good at flying the new drone. I was confident. It was so stable and responsive. I tried flying it right into the trees, and it worked! And the views of the San Francisco Bay were spectacular.

Posted in My travels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Droning on; version 2.0… part 8… mad flying skillz… part 1…

Oh yeah, I am getting good at this drone flying thing!!!

Posted in Everything Else | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Droning on; version 2.0… part 7… Getting the hang of it…

Posted in Everything Else | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Droning on; version 2.0… part 6… flight training…

I am sure you are getting tired of these. I just put them here so I can look at them again. I promise that when I finish this series, I will use the drone more sparingly for more exciting things. … Continue reading

Posted in Everything Else | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Droning on; version 2.0… part 5… The Once And Future King… Arthur…

Oh yeah, this one has music and voice acting… and rambles on about how a young prince once dreamed of being able to astral project his spirit into the sky while he played, earthbound, in that very schoolyard. Sort of. … Continue reading

Posted in Everything Else | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Droning on; version 2.0… part 4… The childhood blues variant…

Drone flight in the hills overlooking the San Francisco Bay Area, and the elementary school I went to as a child, with some blues as a background music track, that I noodled along with on my guitar, using that Spark … Continue reading

Posted in Everything Else | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Droning on; version 2.0… part 2…

The first flight of my second drone. Notice that I am controlling the flight and the camera on my own, with just a little advice from my daughter’s boyfriend. Notice how stable the camera is, how good the quality of … Continue reading

Posted in Pictures of me | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments