Photography & Videography – Page 8

UAVUS Offering Gold Memberships for UAV Photographers, Videographers

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 06, 2016

Atlanta-based nonprofit organization UAVUS, which classifies itself as the largest membership association of professional unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) videographers and photographers in the U.S., says it is now offering a premier gold membership. “Our primary mission is to support professional [Read More]

Aerial MOB Puts on Unique Drone Performance for Infiniti

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 05, 2016

Aerial MOB, one of the first six companies to have ever been commercially approved by the Federal Aviation Administration for drone cinematography, was recently hired to play a unique role in the unveiling of Infiniti’s new QX30 vehicle. At a [Read More]

UAV Captures View of N.C. Neighborhood’s Vast Holiday Light Display

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 30, 2015

For this year’s annual “Running of the Balls” 5K race in Greensboro, N.C., a drone captured the vast race track, a neighborhood featuring some 3,000 tree light balls – spheres of chicken wire wrapped in holiday lights. According to nonprofit [Read More]

NYC Drone Film Festival: Five Tips for Movie Creation with a Drone

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 28, 2015

“Drones are the most important cinematic tool since the tripod,” according to Randy Slavin, founder and director of The New York City Drone Film Festival.

Pro-Cam Rentals Offers SHOTOVER U1 Drone in New Aerial Division

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 23, 2015

Pro-Cam Rentals, a supplier of telescopic camera cranes and remote systems, has launched a new aerial division to supply the broadcast and motion picture industry with the recently released SHOTOVER U1 unmanned aircraft system (UAS). The SHOTOVER U1 accommodates cinema-quality [Read More]

Tulsa Station Using FAA-Approved Drones to Enhance News Coverage

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 16, 2015

Through a Section 333 exemption to Cox Media Group stations, FOX23 of Tulsa, Okla., says it has become the first station in the city to launch a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-approved drone for newsgathering. FOX23 says it has already used [Read More]

WATT-200 Tethered Drone OK’d by FAA for Newsgathering Organization

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 15, 2015

Drone Aviation Holding Corp. (DAC), a manufacturer of tethered drones and lighter-than-air aerostats, says its WATT-200 tethered drone has been approved by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for commercial operations by a major news organization. DAC says the WATT-200 is [Read More]

SHOTOVER Debuts the U1 Cinematography Drone

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 14, 2015

SHOTOVER, a maker of high-performance stabilization systems, has launched the SHOTOVER U1, a professional-grade unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) designed specifically for the broadcast, motion picture, law enforcement and industrial survey markets. According to SHOTOVER, the U1 accommodates cinema-quality cameras and [Read More]

DJI Drones Meet FLIR Thermal Imaging

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 10, 2015

The first product resulting from the new partnership will be available in the first quarter of 2016 – the Zenmuse XT stabilized camera.

Advanced Drone Technologies Aims to ‘Retire the Safety Harness’

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 10, 2015

Advanced Drone Technologies says it has received a commercial exemption from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for both multi-rotor and fixed-wing drones for a multitude of services. With an initial offering of aerial photography, inspection services and agricultural intelligence, the [Read More]