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Aerial Photos — Getting Started

Many drone pilots will begin the process of moving from just flying drones to flying drones with some purpose, and there are two directions you can go. For sports and enjoyment, many will head toward drone racing, while others will want to document their flight through photography or videos. We

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Croatia Relaxes Drone Laws

Drones and companies using drones for video and photo footage has been a boom business is Croatia over the past few years. However, due to extremely tight restrictions put in place by the Croatian Civil Aviation Agency (CCAA) more and more calls have been coming from drone users to relax

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You Could Win $1,000 In This Weekly Drone Video Contest

Since 2015, AirVūz.com has been the world’s leading platform for sharing videos and photography created from drones. If you’re a dronethusiast with an eye for detail and a penchant for the picture, it’s a great place to see a gigantic and ever-growing library of drone media content that are easily

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SimActive Software Saving Hours for DJI Drone Surveys

SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of photogrammetry software, is proud to announce an improved workflow for DJI users. Hours of processing time per project are now saved, with volume measurement, pre-construction planning, land development, and other applications streamlined. Butler & Associates Inc., a professional surveying firm

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Long-Exposure Drone Images

Long exposure photos with the DJI Mavic Air are very much possible, as long as you have the right tools (ND filters) and use the right settings. In this video, Mike of Drone Supremacy shows you how he takes long-exposure shots with the Mavic Air and which filters and settings

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Editing your RAW Drone Photos in Apple Photos

Note- A Mavic Pro was used for these photos – but the advice given will apply to most all DJI drones and to some other brands. This article is for Beginners and Advanced Beginners – those who know their imaging will likely already have other programs (Lightroom, etc.) that process

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Drone Search and Rescue – Mission Ready

Testing search-and-rescue drones that may soon save lives
Text & photos by Romeo Durscher

I had always envisioned that drone technology could be used in first res ponder situations, but for that to really happen, the technology had to mature a little more. In late 2014, at the brink of the release

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Aerial Drone Photography: The Secret is in the Lens

One simple pro mod for better aerial images

Multirotors and sports cameras are very nearly synonymous at this point in time. The popularity of one has undoubtedly boosted the popularity of the other. I bought my first DJI Phantom in part because I already owned a GoPro and wanted to see

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Time-Lapse Photography with your Drone

A time-lapse movie or video is one that speeds up real-time footage so that the viewer can quickly see what has happened. This can be accomplished in two ways. The first is to take a long video and compress it in postproduction so that you show what happened over an

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18 Best Professional Drones By Category

Table of Contents – Professional Drones FAQ about Drones with cameras Best Professional Drones – Filming & Aerial Photography Best Professional Drones – Real Estate Best Professional Drones – Agriculture Best Professional Drones – Mapping & Surveying Best Professional Drones – Surveillance Best Professional Drones – Racing Drones

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Getting Great Aerial Shots Over Water

Text & photos by Joe West
Very early on, I became fascinated with the possibility of using drones to create island-wide panoramas and unique perspectives of the beautiful Hawaiian Islands. I learned some hard lessons about how to research and prepare for each flight, when I would fly my drone

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Best Drones With Longest Flight Times

Nobody likes short battery times with their drones, and that’s a fact. Technological advancements have given us drone flight times that can last up to 30 minutes on a single charge. The need for the longest flight time is especially seen in those who are interested in aerial photography, for

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Wingtra Launches High-Precision Photogrammetry UAV

Swiss UAV manufacturer Wingtra has announced the launch of WingtraOne PPK (Post-Processed Kinematics) UAV. With the help of partners – photogrammetry software provider Pix4D, and the GNSS board and PPK provider Septentrio – WingtraOne PPK is now able to deliver orthomosaic maps and 3D models with an absolute accuracy

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Ready, Set, Go! Setting Up Your Own Drone Race

By John Reid Photos by Lesley Cunningham Greenlee & Cheryl Volmacka Maltby

Most races are organized by people who just get together and set up their own event. To see how this is done, we followed a group of racers as they packed up and headed out to some old abandoned

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WingtraOne PPK a high-precision drone that sets a new benchmark in photogrammetry

Zürich, 27 February 2018: With the launch of WingtraOne PPK (Post-Processed Kinematics) drone, the Swiss UAV manufacturer Wingtra is setting a new benchmark in large-scale surveying and mapping applications. With the help of its industry-leading partners – photogrammetry software provider Pix4D, and the GNSS board and PPK provider Septentrio –

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Aerial Photography El Paso- Find a Drone Photographer Near You

Aerial photography El Paso gives businesses different ideas on how they advertise and conduct their business. Using regular photography doesn’t always work for everyone, especially if you’re in the real estate or construction industry. Getting shots from the sky using a crane, for example, can be very expensive, so why

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Get the Most Out of UgCS – free webinar

SPH Engineering announces free webinar for UAV professionals to give detailed insight for optimal flight planning, data capturing and processing to make any drone survey efficient. Join this webinar to learn more: KML data import, photogrammetry tool, custom elevation data and missions with terrain following, battery change during missions, image

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Drone Photography in Whale Research

Randy Jay Braun and Stacy Garlington We have all seen fascinating aerial photographs of massive whales as they navigate through the waters of the world’s oceans. Since the release of the DJI Phantom quadcopter drone in 2013, humans have a completely capable and unexpected new tool to view and study

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