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Watch these guys try driving a car from a drone’s point of view

by Timothy J. Seppala | @timseppala It's a pretty well-known fact that if you're looking for a proper sense of speed in a racing game, you play from either the cockpit or bumper viewpoint. Using the chase cam...
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Australia’s Gold Coast – Timelapse

 "Australia's Gold Coast" was shot by Joe Capra (scientifantastic) over a two week period on the Gold Coast of Queensland Australia, and was produced for Gold Coast Tourism ( visitgoldcoast.com ). Welcome to the famous Gold...

Getting Started With Camera Drones: How One Small Rig Can Add So Much Production...

by Mike Wilkinson Aerial videos that have been shot by drones have been flooding YouTube for the last few years, especially as the cost and expertise needed to get into it has come down. A birds-eye...

What Makes The Quadcopter Design So Great For Small Drones?

Yuan Gao, Engineer Be careful here, some of the answers given are incorrect (edit: those answers have been since been deleted by their authors), and there are many misconceptions surrounding quadcopters and multirotors.  The single main...
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Drone footage shows devastation from Iselle on the Big Island

Drone VIDEO offers unique view of the damage the Puna community has incurred from Iselle. The best way to help is to donate cash and volunteer, according to Civil Defense: http://www.scd.hawaii.gov/documents/20140812_Iselle_NR_Aid.pdf HONOLULU – As emergency managers continue...

The Master of Science in Unmanned Systems at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

News reports of professional sports teams, media organizations and commercial enterprises engaging unmanned aerial systems to take photographs have become commonplace. Driverless cars may have once been a far-fetched idea, but now auto makers...

Innovation: Drone Mapping of Coral Reefs and the Coastal Zone

By Steve Schill, Senior Scientist, The Nature Conservancy’s Caribbean Program The small, agile quadcopter touched down and landed softly on the water. It took off again, circled 250 feet above us and smoothly drifted through the...
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Dji Phantom setups for long range

GET ONE HERE http://www.dronefly.com/?Click=981 CLICK to buy a phantom 2 or /VISION OR ANY other accessory. Like me.On Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Djicopters?r... My phantoms setups. my setup: *phantom 2 LINK TO VTX (VIDEO transmitter immersion 5.8 600mw) :http://goo.gl/9Cjrwj LINK TO VTX ANTENNAS (SPIRONET ANTENNAS)...
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Skyward: We Are The Pioneers

The Wild West was wild, but not disorganized. Society has always inherently followed a pathway of intelligence in the way we organize. In this 15 minute presentation, Jonathan Evans, CEO of SkyWard.io, lays out...

Commercial drone use approved in Cayman

By: James Whittaker | jwhittaker@pinnaclemedialtd.com The first approval for the commercial use of drones in Cayman’s air space has been granted. AirVu, which will initially specialize in aerial photography and videography, was given permission by the Civil Aviation Authority...
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CITY OF DRONES

City of Drones is an interactive digital environment developed by musician John Cale, speculative architect Liam Young and digital artists FIELD. Charting the story of a lost drone drifting through an abstract cityscape, players...
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Transitioning VTOL UAV for automated aerial transport

This 1.60m span multi-rotor VTOL UAV transitions from hover to forward flight to deliver packages fast, efficient and autonomous. It automatically lands on a platform where packages and/or battery are exchanged. By: Bart Theys Cyriel Notteboom Menno Hochstenbach Maarten...
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Drone delivery service founder touts benefits of UAVs

In light of concerns over drones flying across Seattle, a representative for a drone delivery service makes the case that there are plenty of positives to consider. Paola Santana is the co-founder of Matternet, a...

Drones are making tentative steps into the US civilian space

Drones have been fixtures in headlines recently — and not just the military kind, but increasingly the kind that might one day deliver packages to our doorstep.  In a world where we're used to getting...

SKYCATCH SPECIAL FORCES

Skycatch is now deployed in multiple countries, across multiple states, in multiple industries, performing one core task: being a source of daily ground truth for our enterprise clients. With our ground stations deployed and our...
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DJI Spreading Wings S900

The DJI Spreading Wings S900 has a lightweight, highly portable frame that enables creators to take it anywhere and capture content like never before. Built with our most advanced technology, the S900 combines power...
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The Best Mentawai Islands Surf Drone Video

In June of 2014, we spent 11 days surfing the Mentawai Islands. The conditions were perfect the entire trip with light offshore winds and plenty of swell to go around. I was able to...

Join the Drone Piplots Association

I'm Peter Sachs, the publisher of dronelawjournal.com and TheDroneGuy on Twitter. I am an attorney and a vocal commercial drone advocate, and I have created the Drone Pilots Association (the "DPA"). The DPA is a brand new entity, but I have gathered together...

Bird? Plane? No, It’s the Wedding Photographer

By MARIANNE ROHRLICH The next time you go to a wedding, be sure your hair is done, your lipstick is on, and your Jockeys aren’t sticking out of your pants. You never know if a drone is lurking...