Photography & Videography – Page 6

DJI App Now Allows Live Drone Video Streaming to Facebook

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 23, 2016

DJI has launched an update to its DJI GO app to give users the ability to broadcast live video from their aerial platforms directly to Facebook. DJI says the first-ever Facebook Live video from a drone was streamed during Facebook’s [Read More]

British Drone Cinematography Company Comes to Los Angeles

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 10, 2016

U.K.-based drone cinematography company Cloud 12 is coming across the pond by opening a new office in Los Angeles. According to the company, the move will allow Cloud 12 to work in closer collaboration with the thriving film industry in [Read More]

Drone Captures Footage of Leo DiCaprio’s Two-Mile Island in Belize

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 29, 2016

Will Mitchell, a real estate agent with RE/MAX Belize, recently deployed a drone to capture footage of actor Leonardo DiCaprio’s new private island, Blackadore Caye, located a few miles off the coast of the island of Ambergris Caye in Belize. [Read More]

Aerial MOB’s Industrial Business and Assets Acquired by 5D Robotics

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 27, 2016

Carlsbad, Calif.-based 5D Robotics Inc. has acquired the industrial assets and intellectual property of drone cinematography company Aerial MOB LLC. In turn, 5D Robotics has formed its 5D Aerial division, which will provide 3D mapping, photogrammetry, and thermal and multispectral [Read More]

This Year’s NAB Show Features Extensive Focus on Drones

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 18, 2016

The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) says its annual conference and expo, held April 16-21 in Las Vegas, is featuring a broad slate of sessions and exhibits dedicated to trends in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). On Wednesday, April 20, NAB [Read More]

Aerial Photography, Inspection Top List of FAA-Approved Business Uses for UAS

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 15, 2016

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) has released an interactive analysis that finds 38 types of business operations have been approved by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to fly unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) commercially in the National Airspace [Read More]

London Drone Film Festival Kicks off on May 23

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 01, 2016

The London Drone Film Festival (LDFF) is coming to the city’s Institute of Contemporary Arts on Monday, May 23. The LDFF, showcasing drone-captured work from filmmakers around the world, will include 10 categories of competition. All entries should be no [Read More]

Race Between Jaguar XJ and DJI Drone Demos UAS for Stunt Filming

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 17, 2016

In a recent cat-and-mouse challenge, a Jaguar XJ, driven by movie stunt driver Mark Higgins, took on drone pilot and racer JaeHong Li, who flew a DJI Inspire 1 aircraft at the Zhuhai International Circuit in China. According to DJI, [Read More]

NFL’s Rams Green-Lighted for Drones at Practice, for Cinematography

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 14, 2016

The Los Angeles Rams (formerly the St. Louis Rams) have become the latest National Football League (NFL) team to receive a Section 333 exemption from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for commercial drone operations. According to last week’s granted exemption, [Read More]

A Quick Overview of Guidance, Major Laws for Drone Videographers

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 14, 2016

To alleviate confusion regarding the commercial use of drones – particularly when using them to shoot video – AllDigital Inc. has put together an infographic to give a quick overview of guidance and major laws U.S. operators should be aware [Read More]