FOUR FOREIGN KITE FESTIVALS 2014 The first of my foreign festivals was at Notre Dame de Monts on the Atlantic coast of France and was the first I’ve been invited to as a guest. It was 500 miles from the Zeebrugge where the ferry from Hull goes to. I took three days to travel there and arrived on the Thursday. Flyers had been invited from the 1st to the 11th July with the festival proper being over the weekend. To my delight I found a number of friends there. Derek Kuhn was there so I had a…
Sand Art, album created on September 17, 2019
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- February 26, 2014After seeing some Flowform 16s flying at KAPiFrance125, I thought I'd make one. I did a lot of searching on the internet and found these web sites useful www.kiteplans.org/planos/flowform5/flowform5.html www.hprinzler.de/ff03a_e.htm www.kiteplans.org/planos/fform/fform.html arch.ced.berkeley.edu/kap/discuss/index.php?p=/discussion/2776/flow-form-size/p1 www.hprinzler.de/ff03a_03.htm www.kiteplans.org/planos/airmonger/airmonger.html www.flickr.com/photos/dave_mi…
- January 2, 2014KAPiFrance 125 - 2013. (My report of the Kite Aerial Photography conference held in France 2013) When I heard that there was going to be another KAP conference in the south of France at the birthplace of kite aerial photography I thought 'I must go there' ( in my motorhome ) even though the south of France is a long way. First, a bit of history. 1888 (125years ago) Arthur Batut took the first ever photograph with a camera attached to a kite. We saw the camera and the frame of…