Pictures from Meetings, etc.
Science Experiments with Weather Balloons & Raspberry Pi — October 10, 2020
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This virtual presentation was by Dr. Heather Lomond and John Alexander of the Shropshire LUG. Heather was on her Shropshire farm while John was in Telford.
Intro to Python by Petr Viktorin, via telecon from the Czech Republic — June 13, 2020
April 11, 2020 — NoVaLUG met virtually via teleconference
Screen shot of some participants; one had video off to conserve band width.
John setup the teleconference and leads meeting.
Sam Chessman presents, "42 years of vi"
NoVaLUG meetings cover diverse topics. Zak Zebrowski made a presentation on his efforts to take aerial pictures using a Raspberry Pi linked to a camera, hanging from a kite. He also advised about local / DC rules relating to drones in restricted areas (think Whitehouse). More info is on
Zak's web page.
Mark Fearer | Peter Larsen | John Kennedy
Mark and John recently stepped up to assume leadership of NoVaLUG after many years of exemplary service by Greg Pryzby. Peter has performed many sevices for the LUG over a period of several years.
Mark resigned from his co-leadership role in the summer of 2019. Luggers are grateful for his service, especially for his tireless creation of videos of meetings, including live feeds.
Mark videos while . . .
. . . John speaks on using
Pi-Hole to block Internet ads while also functioning as a local DNS server running on a Raspberry Pi.
Peter Larsen presents Introduction to Linux,
garnering rapt attention from NoVaLUG
meeting attendees. (2019.06)
Where NoVaLUG Meets — Tysons Corner
Tysons in the Past
Myers Gas Station was at the intersection of Leesburg Pike and Dolley Madison Boulevard (1930).
The Washington & Old Dominion Railway (W&OD) ran through Tysons in 1941.