Flying the IXUS 100IS for the first time
Bought an IXUS 100IS to take aerial pictures.
I chose this camera for the following reasons:
- Small and light
- Supported by CHDK (although pre-alpha), which makes scripting possible
- AV out
- HD video
As for previous cameras, I built a little case out of computer shipping material to protect the camera:
and here are a few minutes of the video recorded
The vibrations show clearly - this was to be expected. I had the cameras image stabilization off, wonder if this would have improved the video. Will have to test.
Flying in gusty winds