Photography & Videography – Page 4

Ford Deploys Drones Over New Super Duty Pickup Trucks

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 17, 2016

Ford Motor Co. has deployed drones to capture a bird’s-eye view of its brand-new 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty truck. The photo and video footage was captured with drones developed by DJI and piloted by Colorado-based Multicopter Warehouse. The Super [Read More]

3DR Launches ‘Getting Serious About Aerial Photography’ E-Book

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 16, 2016

Berkeley, Calif.-based drone company 3DR has introduced its latest e-book, entitled “Getting Serious About Aerial Photography.” According to 3DR, the resource, available for free download, covers “interviews with top drone photographers around the globe; guides for panoramas, aerial lighting and [Read More]

DJI, SkyPixel Launch Aerial Photography Contest

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 09, 2016

SkyPixel, an online community dedicated to aerial photography, has launched a global contest, called “Elevate Yourself,” in conjunction with DJI. According to DJI and SkyPixel, the competition is designed to “celebrate the athletic spirit and capture an aspirational moment in [Read More]

Major U.S. Broadcaster Expands Work for Newsgathering Drones

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 04, 2016

U.S. telecommunications company Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. recently joined government and industry stakeholders at the White House to examine the commercial applications for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and announce several new commitments. Sinclair says it was the only broadcaster to [Read More]

Richard Branson Talks Drones: Mapping, Photography and Tennis?

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 21, 2016

Billionaire businessman Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group, has once again touted unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and given an update on what he’s been doing with the technology. Nearly two years ago, Branson noted in a blog that he [Read More]

Photo-Rich Drone User Guide Promises ‘Jargon-Free Language’

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 15, 2016

A newly published book, “The Complete Guide to Drones: Whatever Your Budget,” offers a 144-page guide with more than 300 photos and illustrations for those who are looking to buy, build or deploy unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The book, published [Read More]

Science Channel’s New Drone Series Premieres July 22

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 15, 2016

Science Channel’s new DRONED television series is premiering next Friday, July 22, at 6:00 p.m EST. According to Science Channel, a division of Discovery Communications Inc, the series – shot on location in countries including the Bahamas, Mexico, Barbados, Canada [Read More]

DJI’s New Drone Camera, the Zenmuse Z3, Offers 7x Zoom

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 14, 2016

DJI has introduced the Zenmuse Z3 – what the company says is its first integrated aerial zoom camera optimized for still photography. The Zenmuse Z3, offering up to 7x zoom, incorporates DJI’s gimbal technology, which has been upgraded to work optimally [Read More]

DJI’s Drone Meets Hasselblad’s Medium-Format Camera

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 12, 2016

DJI and Hasselblad have introduced a fully integrated aerial photography platform that combines DJI’s M600 drone with Hasselblad’s medium-format A5D camera. The A5D-M600 bundle is the first joint product following DJI’s recent investment in Gothenburg, Sweden-based Hasselblad. Late last year, [Read More]

DJI and Measure Come Together for Commercial UAV Services

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 30, 2016

Drone as a Service company Measure and drone technology giant DJI have come together to form a partnership that they say will promote economic growth and innovation within the commercial unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) industry. Washington, D.C.-based Measure provides turnkey [Read More]