Photography & Videography – Page 5

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]

Boston Start-Up Launches UAV Cinematography Contest

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 15, 2016

Fly4.Me, a Boston-based start-up providing unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) services, has launched a UAV video contest. The first-place winner will receive $350 in the form of a Visa gift card, the second-place winner will receive a Holy Stone quadcopter and [Read More]

EarthCam Air: Webcams and UAVs Merge to Create Geospatial Jobsite Models

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 02, 2016

EarthCam will be providing drone and aerial imagery services under the title EarthCam Air, which combines the company’s webcam technology with unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) services, cloud-based storage solutions and distribution tools for sharing video content. Founded in 1996, New [Read More]

SkyPixel Launches 360-Degree Panorama Contest for Drone Users

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 31, 2016

SkyPixel, an aerial photography community run in cooperation with drone company DJI, has launched the 360-degree Panorama Contest. The contest is seeking 360-degree panoramas, which allow viewers to immerse themselves in the world of the photographer and can also be [Read More]

Science Channel Premieres ‘DRONED’ Series This Summer

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 26, 2016

This summer, Science Channel, a division of Discovery Communications Inc., is premiering a series called “DRONED,” which will explore the impact of consumer drones for various applications. The series, which is shot on location in countries including the Bahamas, Mexico, [Read More]