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New Indian HAPS Drone Announced After Recent Drone Incursion Into China

By |2017-12-08T01:37:57+00:00December 7th, 2017|Drones, Military, Uncategorized|

Indian navy UAV Heron, Credit: Wikimedia Commons Normally I try to avoid writing stories about military drone use, generally speaking there are negative undertones that are hard to avoid, however in this case I have to make an exception. Why? For two reasons, first, some of the drone technology in question is pretty [...]

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The Zephyr High Altitude Pseudo-Satellite (HAPS) Aircraft Gets Lithium Sulfur (Li-S) Batteries

By |2017-08-31T15:24:59+00:00June 20th, 2015|Drone Technology, Drones, Military, New Drones|

Sion Power is a world leader in lightweight, high energy, rechargeable Li-S battery technology. Airbus Defence and Space's mission is to create innovative, effective space and defence solutions and services. A recent announcement from Airbus Defence and Space shows a new three-year collaborative between the two companies. This agreement will The agreement provides for Sion [...]

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The sky’s the limit – getting creative with your drone videography

By |2017-10-06T07:44:40+00:00October 6th, 2017|Aerial Photography/Videography, Drones|

Getting the most from your new drone doesn't have to be difficult. We've defined the five most common aerial photography shots and provided you with the details you will need to recreate them. With a little practice, you'll be taking your drone videos to the next level. 

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Importance of storyboard before shooting a drone video

By |2017-10-06T07:32:45+00:00October 6th, 2017|Aerial Photography/Videography, Drones|

Over the last few years drones have become a popular tool in film and video production. With more and more content being created it's important to set your content apart and using a storyboard can do just that. A storyboard is a tool for collaboration and gear selection. It can also be useful in clearly communicating your desired shot and staying legal. 

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Drone Racing Has Arrived, But Will It Stay?

By |2017-10-04T13:06:27+00:00August 30th, 2017|Drone Sports, Drones|

Fat Shark FPV Googles, Credit: YouTube We can all agree, flying a drone is fun and rewarding. However, some of us like to fly FPV (first-person view) where others prefer heads-up. An even smaller sub-group, of the FPV variety, prefer to race more than fly, and that desire started drone racing. Over the [...]

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Drones as a Tool for Social Good

By |2017-08-31T15:23:33+00:00April 24th, 2017|Conservation, Drone Applications, Drone Technology, Drones, Interesting|

Can drones be used for social good? Can they be used as a tool to create a positive impact on society? Mashable author Matt Petronzio thinks they can, and he has come up with a list of nine ways. When it comes to alleviating some of the world's most pressing problems, perhaps we should look to the [...]

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Now Even Spider-Man Has A Drone?

By |2017-08-31T15:23:37+00:00April 4th, 2017|Drones, Interesting, WTF|

Drones are literally everywhere! Sometimes, I feel like I simply can't avoid them, regardless of my activity. A special thank you goes out to Spider-Man (aka Tom Holland) for emphasizing my point for me; in just six seconds, too. Spider-Man: Homecoming - Teaser | In cinemas 7.7.17 Where Peter Parker can't go as [...]

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Buying your first drone

By |2017-08-31T15:23:41+00:00March 1st, 2017|Drones|

There is no denying that drones are the latest, must-have gadget for everyone. It does not matter whether you are 8 or 80, drones are cool. There are a million reasons to want a drone but the main ones are that they are affordable, reasonably easy to learn to control and buckets of fun. However, [...]

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Senator Markey Wants To Know How The FAA Is Preventing Collisions

By |2017-08-31T15:23:49+00:00March 11th, 2016|Drone Law, Drones, FAA|

Senator Edward J. Markey has some serious concerns about drones and the risks they could potentially pose to passenger aircraft and he is not happy with the FAA. He has sent a letter to the FAA asking for details on exactly how the organization is preventing potential collisions. “All it takes is one drone to [...]

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Combating Nefarious Drone Use

By |2017-08-31T15:24:04+00:00December 3rd, 2015|Drone Technology, Drones, Homeland Security|

I try to avoid publicizing stories that can cast the drone industry in a negative light because there is already enough material out there. Instead, I focus on discussing the positive aspects drones have. However, I wanted to share this article because it discusses a very important topic - the potential for misuse that drones [...]

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