Photography & Videography – Page 9

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]

AirVūz Provides Video-Sharing Hub for Drone Community

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 08, 2015

AirVūz, a privately held, Minneapolis-based company, is welcoming unmanned aircraft system (UAS) professionals, hobbyists and enthusiasts to its recently launched drone hub at The video-sharing site includes 27 video categories, including agriculture, concerts and events, fails, media and news, [Read More]

Tampa Bay Station Embraces DJI Drone as Newsgathering Tool

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 24, 2015

WFLA-TV, News Channel 8, says it has become the first news station in the Tampa Bay, Fla., viewing area to receive a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) commercial drone exemption for newsgathering. The station says it is deploying the aircraft, dubbed [Read More]

Drone Film Festival Comes to the Bay Area in February

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 11, 2015

Entries are now being accepted for the inaugural Bay Area Drone Film Festival, taking place on Sunday, Feb. 28, in Santa Clara, Calif. The mission of the festival is to promote drone education and entertainment to the public, as well [Read More]

The NFL’s Tennessee Titans Green-Lighted to Fly Drones

Betsy Lillian
Written by Betsy Lillian on November 10, 2015

In a first for commercial drone exemptions in the U.S., the video director of the football organization will use the DJI Phantom 3 to record video of team practices in Nashville.