The Small UAV Coalition headed by 3DRobotics it is now live

The founding members of the Small UAV Coalition are: 3DR, Airware, Aerialtronics, Amazon Prime Air, DJI Innovations, Google Project Wing, GoPro and Parrot. The mandate of the group is: The Small UAV Coalition advocates for law and policy changes...
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14 year old models object detection and avoidance system for drones

Mihir Garimella won the Google Science Fair's 13-14 year old age category with his object detection and avoidance system for drones, based on the vision systems and behavioral responses of fruit flies. Fourteen-year-old Mihir Garimella,...
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Epic video of Scottish cyclist Danny MacAskill fimed with DJI S1000 Drone

#TheRidge is the brand new film from Danny Macaskill... For the first time in one of his films Danny climbs aboard a mountain bike and returns to his native home of the Isle of...
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Commercial Drones Are Coming, And Sooner Than You Think

via techcrunch.com Over the coming decade, drones will very likely become commonplace. Today, when we think of drones, we tend to think of the military variety, but in the coming years, we are going to see drones...
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Incredible Close-Up Drone Video of an Erupting Volcano in Iceland

DJI's first video in a series called "DJI Feats" takes you to the remote wilderness of an erupting Icelandic volcano, where Phantom 2 quadcopters are used to capture viewpoints of an exploding magma caldera...
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Drone Technology Reimagined With PlexiDrone

Order Yours at: igg.me/at/plexidrone DreamQii Introduces the PlexiDrone, an ultra-portable camera robot small enough to fit in a lunch box, but power enough to take up your favorite camera. Completely unobstructed 360 degree field...

PlexiDrone: A New Drone Camera Campaign Being Launched On Indiegogo

DreamQii, a Toronto based company, is launching a campaign on Indiegogo to raise funds for a new drone camera platform named Plexidrone. The goal of the campaign is to raise $100,000 to fund development of the product. For...

Soundcloud: Will Commercial Drones Take Over the Skies? Airware CEO Chats with Kleiner Perkins

In this edition of the Voices of KPCB podcast, KPCB partners Mike Abbott and Max Motschwiller speak to Jonathan Downey, the CEO of Airware. They discuss hot trends and topics in the commercial drone...

First Annual New York City Drone Film Festival

Festival announces programming team promotions (NEW YORK, NY) — The New York City Drone Film Festival (NYCDFF) will be held February 21st, 2015 in New York City. Today the festival announced a call for submissions for...
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Propellerheads featured on BusinessInsider & NYTimes

The film and video industry will never look the same, thanks to drones. Commercial use of drones is now prohibited, but there are signs that regulatory changes may be coming soon. The FAA has just...

“Beautiful Scotland” filmed with a DJI Phantom 2 and a Gopro 3+

john-duncan.co.uk Twitter: @johnduncanfilm Facebook: John Duncan Filmmaker Over the past 8 or so months I've travelled around Scotland usually getting up at offensively early times to get good light. I wanted to make a film which really...

Nixie – tiny wearable drone camera on a wrist band

Nixie a tiny wearable camera on a wrist band. The wrist straps unfold to create a quadcopter that flies, takes photos or video, then comes back to you. In boomerang mode, Nixie will go in...
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S.W.A.R.M. – Search With Aerial Rc Multi-rotor

  S.W.A.R.M. (Search With Aerial Rc Multi-rotor) is a worldwide volunteer search and rescue network of over 1,100 SAR Drone Pilots dedicated to searching for missing persons. Our primary mission is to offer and provide...

Could Soloshot be engineered to become an auto-follow drone?

The SOLOSHOT is on the cutting edge of automated camera tracking and are bringing the Soloshot2 to the prosumer market. The concept is pretty simple in that you place a camera on the Soloshot...

Driver stuck in traffic uses a drone to scout ahead

Source: Nzherald.co.nz After being stuck in a traffic jam for 30 minutes Daniel Foote decided it was time to launch his drone and find out what was causing the hold-up. He popped the boot of his car...

My first experience with a ‘follow-me’ drone

Source: Foxnews I looked over my shoulder, trying to avoid direct eye contact. A chill went down my spine as I walked near a marina in Berkeley, Calif. on a warm sunny day. I checked again,...
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Drone Crew

Drone Crew has proudly served the film and production industry with unmatched professionalism and service, and built strong and lasting relationships with top production companies. We are continually upgrading and improving our systems and skills...
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Drones that can be used to locate UXO (bombs) for removal in Laos, and...

Source: kickstarter Unmanned aerial systems (UAS), commonly called drones, are becoming more and more commonplace in the public eye. How can they be used not only for novelty - but for good? In setting out to...

AeroVironment Receives $22 Million RQ-12 Wasp AE Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems Order for United...

AeroVironment Receives $22 Million RQ-12 Wasp AE Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems Order for United States Marine Corps • Wasp AE to begin filling Marines next generation family of systems micro UAS requirement • Largest single procurement...

Search and Rescue Drone

Source: avinc.com Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) can provide real-time visual information and data in the aftermath of an earthquake or hurricane, or provide a first responder an eye in the sky to find a lost child...