Drone Photographic Lighting

Larry Hardesty | MIT News Office July 11, 2014 Autonomous Vehicles Could Automatically Assume The Right Positions For Photographic Lighting. Lighting is crucial to the art of photography. But lights are cumbersome and time-consuming to set up,...

Drone Dudes In The Los Angeles Business Journal

Some drone-using filmmakers aren’t waiting for OK By JONATHAN POLAKOFF Monday, July 7, 2014 The Federal Aviation Administration doesn’t allow commercial drones to fly in U.S. airspace. But that isn’t stopping L.A. aerial production company Drone Dudes from...
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Why Property Marketeers Should Be Using Drones

Property professionals are starting to grasp the benefits of using UAV drones to film or photograph property. Certainly with large countryside residences, commercial premises, retail parks and leisure outlets where the operation of drones...
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Draganflyer Featured in Canadian Aviator Magazine

Draganfly Innovations’ line of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) continue to make the press continually, as the range of applications for use increases. In the July/August 2014 issue of Canadian Aviator Magazine, the Draganflyer X4-ES...
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Kickstarter: StitchCAM

The StitchCAM aircraft has been custom designed for the V2 imaging sensor it carries.  The aircraft is small (20” motor to motor), lightweight (3.8 lbs), and powerful (5000mAh Battery).  The flexibility and precision that...
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A Beginner’s Guide How To Use Personal Drones Legally

We’ve all seen impressive drone footage, whether that’s testing reusable rockets in the desert or a timeless birds-eye view of New York City, but if you’ve ever considered taking the plunge and forking out for one yourself, there...
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Airdog’s Next Stretch Goal – Obstacle Avoidance Solution

What if your AirDog knew how to avoid walls and trees? We think you already know where we are getting now. We never dared to aim that high, but lately we have started to believe...

Big Business Is Surveilling Itself With Swarms of Drones

BY MARCUS WOHLSEN At an open-pit mine, blowing stuff up is just part of the daily grind. But that doesn’t mean the danger disappears. If a truck drives out onto a blast site and over...
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The FAA wants to hear from you before July 25th 2014

Calling all Drone Dudes & Drone Babes! If you haven't heard by now.. The FAA is trying to place a ridiculous ban against anyone flying FPV (First Person View) in the USA. This is an...
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Airdog founder, Edgars Rozentals, interview

When were you founded? Edgar Rozentals: We were founded in June 2012. We started Helico Aerospace Industries with a plan to develop industrial unmanned aerial systems for specific purposes such as aerial mapping, surveying, aerial videography...
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The DJI Phantom 2 Quadcopter Is Now a Real Autonomous Drone

One of the most popular consumer quadcopters on the market is now a true drone. DJI recently pushed an update to the apps that help control its flagship Phantom 2 Vision, and now, the $1000 aircraft can...

AirDog Reaches Half-Million USD in Funding on Second Week of Kickstarter Campaign

  Passionate Supporters See Huge Potential in the GoPro Compatible Drone Technology Palo Alto, CA, June 30, 2014 –AirDog’s Kickstarter campaign is a success. AirDog the easy-to-use auto-follow drone for the GoPro camera has achieved their...
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Drones 101 Class Offered by The University of Colorado-Denver

by Vicki Hildner | University Communications Take a look at the current CU Denver catalog and you will see a course titled Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). It may be the only academic course of its kind in...
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Overview of DroneDeploy

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Skyteboard 3G Quadcopter with Fatdoor Social Network Connect

Skyteboard™ 3G is the world's first Internet enabled quadcopter meaning that it communicates altitude and position over the web. The Skyteboard 3G is controlled with an iOS or Android device through a centralized neighborhood social network, Fatdoor.com. Fatdoor.com...
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Parrot Bebop Drone sneak peak in Florida – May 2014

Take aerial video and pictures like a pro! Parrot Bebop Drone, the ultra-light drone with a full HD camera digitally stabilized on its 3-axis!  To benefit from a more powerful Wi-Fi connection, Parrot will offer...
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Now you can program in a flight with DJI Ground Station

Ground Station for the Phantom 2 Vision and the Phantom 2 Vision+ has arrived. Now you can program in a flight, let go of your controller and focus on getting the shot you want. Features: -...
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Teradek Clip Review with Steve Maller

We accompanied Bay Area based photographer and aerial cinematographer Steve Maller to field test the new Teradek Clip, the only wireless HD video transmitter to the iPad. We sat him down to ask his...

Academy of Model Aeronautics response to FAA

The Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) has reviewed FAA’s recently released Interpretive Rule in which the agency provided its interpretation of the “Special Rule for Model Aircraft” established by Congress as part of the FAA Modernization...