Dioptra™ Lite - a free camera tool app
Dioptra™ Lite - a free camera tool for navigation, surveying, and measurement
Stay tuned for an enhanced Dioptra app in 2020 with more features, better sharing integration, and supporting more phones and devices!
Instructions: Press the on-screen camera button to save an image. View saved images in your device's gallery app.
Dioptra™ Lite provides the following information like a theodolite optical instrument -
• yaw indicator (compass)
• pitch indicator (tilt degrees)
• roll indicator (tilt degrees)
along with -
• GPS position
• azimuth and bearing to photo subject
The ancient greek "dioptra" was a classical astronomical and surveying instrument, dating from the 3rd century BCE. The dioptra was a sighting tube or, alternatively, a rod with a sight at both ends, attached to a stand. If fitted with protractors, it could be used to measure angles.