Aerial Photography And Its Types
Kite aerial photography was pioneered by British meteorologist E.D. Archibald in . He used an explosive charge on a timer to take photographs from the air. Frenchman Arthur Batut began using kites for photography in , and wrote a book on his methods in . Samuel Franklin Cody developed his advanced ‘Man lifter War Kite’ and succeeded in interesting the British War Office with its .Kite aerial photography KAP is a hobby and a type of photography.A camera is lifted using a kite and is triggered either remotely or automatically to take aerial photographs.The camera rigs can range from the extremely simple, consisting of a trigger mechanism with a disposable camera, to complex apparatus using radio control and .