Photography & Videography – Page 10

Cape Productions Brings Drone Videography Services to Winter Resorts

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 13, 2015

Commercial drone exemption holder Cape Productions has partnered with select winter resorts across North America to bring drone video services to guests. Skiers and snowboarders can sign up, meet Cape on the mountain and get filmed by the autonomous drones [Read More]

DragonFly UAS Launches as Aerial Cinematography Division of IMT

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 09, 2015

Integrated Media Technologies Inc. (IMT), a consulting and IT services company focused on digital media and information technologies, has launched a new drone division, Dragonfly UAS, to address the growing needs of aerial cinematography. DragonFly UAS delivers aerial cinematography and [Read More]

Los Angeles Content-Creation Studio Now Offers Drone Services

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 08, 2015

Contend, a company that specializes in creating, producing and distributing data-driven content to deliver measurable business results, has launched a drone cinematography service, Contend Aerial. The new business offers Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-certified pilots, journalists and producers to create one-of-a-kind, [Read More]

UAS Start-Up Producing Imagery for North Dakota’s Grand Sky Park

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 08, 2015

Grand Sky, North Dakota’s business and aviation park focused on developing the unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) industry, has partnered with local UAS company SkySkopes to produce high-resolution imagery of construction activities at the 217-acre park in Grand Forks. SkySkopes will [Read More]

Brawny Paper Towels Uses Drone as Part of New ‘Stay Giant’ Campaign

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 02, 2015

Georgia-Pacific, the maker of Brawny paper towels, has implemented drone video as part of its new national advertising campaign, “Stay Giant,” featuring a larger-than-life version of The Brawny Man. The campaign’s aerial view provides the perspective of The Brawny Man [Read More]

CNN Acquires New UAV as Part of FAA Pathfinder Efforts

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 29, 2015

To advance its efforts to employ unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for newsgathering, CNN has acquired a Delta X8 from Altus Unmanned Aerial Solutions (Altus UAS) of New Zealand. Selected as one the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) three Pathfinder Program organizations, [Read More]

3DR Debuts Sci-Fi Series Filmed Exclusively with Solo & GoPro

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 29, 2015

Berkeley, Calif.-based drone company 3D Robotics is creating what it calls a “full-on sci-fi series,” all of which is filmed exclusively with the company’s Solo aircraft and a GoPro. According to a 3DR news post, the series will launch on [Read More]

Drone Offers Full View of Heavy-Equipment Auction in Texas

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 25, 2015

Ritchie Bros., which touts itself as the world’s largest industrial auctioneer, recently conducted its biggest-ever Texas auction, where a drone was used to capture footage of a spread of the items. At the Fort Worth auction site on Sept. 23-24, [Read More]

DJI’s Cheng to Lead New Aerial Imaging Panel at Drone World Expo

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 24, 2015

The upcoming Drone World Expo has added a new session on aerial imaging, “Getting the Shot: Innovative Imagery & Filmmaking Using Drones,” led by Eric Cheng, director of aerial imaging at DJI and general manager of DJI San Francisco. The [Read More]

Retail Chain Kroger Gets FAA Drone Exemption

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 23, 2015

The Kroger Co., one of the world’s largest retailers, has received a Section 333 exemption from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to commercially operate the DJI Inspire 1 for capturing aerial footage. According to the petition for exemption, the company’s [Read More]