apertus° is a community designing the architecture surrounding a number of free software and open hardware projects aimed at professional level digital imaging and film making related disciplines.
If you'd like to explore the AXIOM camera's background and how the project got started see AXIOM Project Background
Project history: https://www.apertus.org/history
GSoC listing: https://goo.gl/2KOLkz
Firstly, please read the Google Summer of Code Student Manual. It contains a lot of helpful information about the program and about participating as a student in Google Summer of Code: http://write.flossmanuals.net/gsocstudentguide/what-is-google-summer-of-code/
Secondly, please read the Google Summer of Code FAQ. It details specifics about deadlines and how things typically run: https://developers.google.com/open-source/gsoc/faq
Proposing your own idea to us will tickle our interest much more than helping us with existing tasks.
Our idea page revolves around the following projects:
GsoC Idea Page: https://lab.apertus.org/project/view/20/
Tim Videos has a very good guide for GSoC students - must read: https://code.timvideos.us/summer-of-code/
Our Social accounts
We have a dedicated GSoC mailing list which you can subscribe to here.
If you have any questions most of our live chat takes place in IRC. Alternatively you can email us on firstname.lastname@example.org