Explaining Parallax Lidar Concept Part 2
Explaining Parallax Lidar Concept
As the project moves towards becoming open source, I am posting two part video explaining the concept behind how lidar works. This will help those, who want to create own... Read more
I am completely swamped with rockets. So I decided to open source this project.
http://bagaveev.ucoz.com/load/lidar_design_document/1-1-0-4 Here you can find 1 page explanation of an algorithm that makes lidar work.
Source code... Read more
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
I've been working on a case for a LIDAR for last couple of months. My friend and a supporter Ryan Graf gave me an idea to switch to lasercut ABS... Read more
Currently I'm busy designing a new case and writing a proposal to turn this into a commercial product. New printed case prototype should be coming soon in mail. But, of... Read more
Shipping out 8 lidars
Well, I thought to myself: software can be continuously improved to infinity, and I will post updates on a website
But best is enemy of good, so here is... Read more
First set is out
First set of promises fulfilled. Will be sending packages Monday.
Single board computers come slowly, since they are backordered, but be sure that everyone will get their package :)
First 3D cloud
Hello dear Kickstarters.
Today I've reached my first cloud :) I've outputted it in .txt format. My 3D visualization is not the best, so I'm attaching an image and a text file... Read more
Nearing the finish line
Hello again, dear Kickstarters.
I'm overwhelmed with amount of support I received to make this project happen. Thank you all very much.
I've ordered 14 computers, cameras and many more... Read more
First of all, I want to thank all my supporters. You make me believe that everything is possible and there are great people out there making me raise my own... Read more
LIDAR project is featured at Technovelgy.com
Thank you, Bill for making it happen.
On the other note, hard part (for me) is done, software is installed and working, now the easy(er) part: come up with algorithms... Read more
Received cameras, installing software
Today I received 3 identical cameras by mail. For now they are 640x480 USB webcams. One of them is already taken apart. Now I'm thinking of locations on the box... Read more