Photography & Videography – Page 3

Measure Links Drone as a Service with Live-Streaming News Footage

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 14, 2016

Measure says it has become the first drone service provider to join the freelancer network of LiveU-equipped video professionals and broadcasters. LiveU equipment is currently used globally by major broadcasting stations for live video transmission via cellular networks. Measure’s nationwide [Read More]

Minnesota College Chooses UAS for Fall Campus Photos

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 14, 2016

The University of St. Thomas, a liberal arts school in St. Paul and Minneapolis, says it is deploying unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) around its campuses to capture footage of the school during the fall. According to an announcement from the [Read More]

Broadcasting Company with Big Drone Plans Heads to Capitol Hill

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 29, 2016

At Wednesday’s Capitol Hill science and technology fair, Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. joined stakeholders in the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) industry to educate members of Congress and their staff on the use of UAVs. According to Sinclair, a diversified television broadcasting [Read More]

PowerVision Announces Availability of PowerEye Cinematography Drone

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 29, 2016

PowerVision Technology Group has announced that its PowerEye cinematography drone is now available for global pre-order. PowerEye features a dual-viewing capability that allows multiple users to see video simultaneously from a first-person view (FPV) and subject-matter view. The dual view [Read More]

FAA-Approved Drone Deployed at College Football Game

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 14, 2016

New Mexico State University (NMSU) deployed an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) to record video of the kickoff and pregame of NMSU’s football victory over the University New Mexico on Sept. 10. According to a press release from NMSU, the game [Read More]

DJI Produces Coffee-Table Book on Aerial Drone Photography

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 06, 2016

On Friday, DJI kicked off its 10th anniversary by launching a book featuring aerial photographs from across the globe. According to DJI, “Above the World,” a coffee-table book with glossy, high-resolution photos taken from the sky, is a centerpiece of [Read More]

10 Tips for Real Estate Agents Considering Drones

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 30, 2016

Rosemont, Ill.-based VHT Studios, a photography and image management services provider, is offering a top 10 list of tips for real estate agents and brokers who are thinking about implementing their own drone to market residential and commercial listings. The [Read More]

Journalism Milestone: CNN Gets the OK for Drones Over People

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 30, 2016

In a first for the U.S., the TV network will use drones to gather news in situations where it would be unsafe or costly to fly a helicopter.

A Sit-Down With Drone Photographer Eric Cheng: Five Industry Insights

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Written by Rebecca Wilson on August 25, 2016

In an interview with Skyward, Cheng, DJI’s former director of aerial imaging, answers five questions pertaining to the commercial drone industry, including advice for novice pilots.

CNN’s New Aerial Reporting Unit Establishes Full-Time Drones

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 18, 2016

No stranger to using drones for newsgathering, CNN has launched a new business unit dubbed “CNN Aerial Imagery and Reporting,” or “CNN AIR.”