Peter’s Nomadness in the Andes

May 11, 2013

Time for a little rambling in South America.  I have been wandering about in Colombia and Ecuador for the past couple of months.


Here are some slides from Colombia:

Look for more photos and ramblings on my Nomadness Web Site.



GoPro Camera Video Monitor Adapter

January 28, 2013

GoPro Video Monitor Adapter has introduced the GoPro Video Monitor Adapter.

The adapter plugs into the Hero Bus connector on the back of all HD Hero, Hero 2, and Hero 3 White, Silver and Black cameras.

Output is 480i SD video compatible with LCD and CRT monitors as well as all video transmitters and receivers.

The video displayed is a real time image of what the camera sees, giving the photographer better control of framing and setup. Transmitted video can be used for FPV transmissions from R/C planes and quadcopters while the camera is capturing HD video.

WiGo – GoPro WiFi App for Windows

October 28, 2012



WiGo is a Windows application that connects to GoPro cameras with a WiFi BacPac.

The app can be used to control the camera settings, preview images, and download photos and videos from the SD card directly to the PC.

WiGo is available for download from


GoPro Programmable Scheduler

September 5, 2012


I finally finished the code for the GoPro Programmable Scheduler. It’s up on the website for early ordering now.

This should be a good product with lots of applications for time lapse photography and event video where the camera can be set up ahead of time with a schedule for shooting later in the day or week.

Check it out at

GoPro Camera Controller adds flexibility

July 10, 2012

GoPro Camera Controller adds flexibility

I’ve been working on the GoPro camera controller board using an MSP430 to control the camera for time lapse or triggering with diverse sources.

Perhaps the most fun was interfacing the controller to my mobile phone using the audio from the headphone jack.

Night Sky is an instant hit

November 25, 2009
Night Sky

Night sky chart on iPhone

Since Apple announced the availability of Night Sky for the iPhone and iPod Touch, the traffic on the site has been phenomenal.

Check it out yourself at

Pocket Guide to World History on the iPhone

September 24, 2009

We are very excited that Apple has featured our Pocket Guide to World History on their web applications site.

Since then we have had thousands of readers from around the world. It is so exciting to see readers enjoying our work and asking for the iPhone App and ebooks which will be available soon.


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