Drone painting system creates crowdsourced public murals

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Taking advantage of almost any city’s array of blank walls surrounding construction projects is Italian innovation and design company Carlo Ratti Associati’s Paint By Drone system. Using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) that carry one spray paint can each, the system is controlled by either a central operator or via input from the accompanying app. Envisioning large scale, crowdsourced graffiti projects, the company’s first two murals will be in Berlin, Germany and Turin, Italy. The drones are one meter wide, and all artwork will be painted using the four traditional colors of the printing process – Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Key.…

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