Photography & Videography

Flying EYE Virtual Reality Drone Launches for Live Broadcasting

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 17, 2017

360 Designs has released the Flying EYE, a virtual reality (VR), live-streaming drone based on the DJI Matrice 600 series of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Using 360 Designs’ custom wireless transmission system, Breeze, the drone can broadcast VR streams to [Read More]

Yuneec Breeze Drone Can Now Live Stream Video

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 11, 2017

Yuneec has brought live-stream capabilities to its Breeze unmanned aircraft system (UAS). According to the UAS manufacturer, users can now live stream video to Facebook, YouTube or other social outlets. The new feature is available on the Breeze Cam App, which [Read More]

An Industry First: Dialogue-Based Film Captured by Drone

Posted by Michael Bates on April 06, 2017

New York-based aerial filming and drone videography firm Aerobo recently produced what it says is the first dialogue-based film shot entirely with a drone. “At the End of the Cul-De-Sac,” which was directed by New York-based director Paul Trillo, is [Read More]

Golden Eagle Drone Imaging Sets up Shop in Long Island

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2017

Golden Eagle Drone Imaging LLC, an aerial imaging company for real estate marketing, has opened for business in Long Island, N.Y. Located at 565 Route 25A, Ste. 201, Miller Place, N.Y., Golden Eagle Drone Imaging will be providing aerial photography [Read More]

DJI Kicks off Global Drone Photography Workshop with Pro Elia Locardi

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 27, 2017

DJI is partnering with professional travel photographer and videographer Elia Locardi to host the “DJI Drone Photography Workshop.” In addition to teaching how to master drone photography both in the field and in post-processing, the workshop will also include safe [Read More]

Illinois News Station Debuts ‘REX-1’ Newsgathering UAV

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 15, 2017

13 WREX, a news station based out of Rockford, Ill., has debuted its new unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), dubbed the REX-1. According to its own coverage, the station says the aircraft will offer a “unique perspective for viewers across the [Read More]

Another Sinclair Broadcast Group Station Brings UAS On Board

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 06, 2017

ABC News 13 WLOS, a news station covering western North Carolina, has unveiled its Sky View 13, an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) the station will use to enhance newsgathering. WLOS is a station of U.S. telecommunications company Sinclair Broadcast Group, [Read More]

Alabama TV Station Brings UAS on Board for Myriad Applications

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 07, 2017

WBRC FOX6 News, a television station serving central Alabama communities, is now using unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to augment newsgathering. According to a press release from broadcaster Raycom Media, of which WBRC FOX6 is a part of, the station currently [Read More]

New England News Station Introduces its ‘Sky Drone 12’

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2017

East Providence, R.I.-based WPRI 12 Eyewitness News is excited about its new DJI Inspire 1 drone, dubbed “Sky Drone 12,” which the station is deploying “almost anywhere over southern New England.” Operated by meteorologist/remote pilot T.J. DelSanto, the unmanned aircraft [Read More]

New York City Drone Film Festival Announces This Year’s Nominees

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2017

Nominations have been announced for the third annual New York City Drone Film Festival, being held March 17-19 at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts and Liberty Science Center. The festival, with headline sponsors RED and Freefly Systems, will [Read More]