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“Future-proof” Modular Drones from France’s Lehmann Aviation

Lehmann Aviation historically focused on higher-end drones, now they've course corrected and are launching a brand new line of "future-proof" modular drones. Why replace your entire drone when you can simply upgrade a single component? Drone technology has changed rapidly over the past decade and France's Lehmann Aviation is looking to help professional drone users [...]

By | 2017-08-31T15:23:25+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Aerial Photogrammetry, Aerial Photography/Videography, Drone Agriculture/Farming, Drone Construction, Drone Technology, Drones, New Drones|Comments Off on “Future-proof” Modular Drones from France’s Lehmann Aviation

Drones On The Farm: Seven Precision Agriculture Use Cases

I recently received an email that drew my attention to the "Seven Ways to Use Drone Mapping on the Farm This Season" article from the DroneDeploy blog. The article is a little bit older, it was originally posted back in January, however it's a good read for drone operators interested in precision agriculture. What is Precision [...]

By | 2017-08-31T15:23:35+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Drone Agriculture/Farming, Drone GIS, Drone Services, Drones|Comments Off on Drones On The Farm: Seven Precision Agriculture Use Cases

Replacing Bees with Drones that can Pollinate Flowers

This is a great drone story, especially when you consider the real world risks of colony collapse disorder. What is colony collapse disorder? According to Wikipedia, colony collapse disorder is: Colony collapse disorder (CCD) is the phenomenon that occurs when the majority of worker bees in a colony disappear and leave behind a queen, plenty of [...]

By | 2017-08-31T15:23:40+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Drone Agriculture/Farming, Drone Technology, Drones, Interesting|Comments Off on Replacing Bees with Drones that can Pollinate Flowers

Did You Know the Drone Universities Blog started May 5th, 2015?

Interesting fact - the Drone Universities Blog has been bringing you the very best drone news since May 5th, 2015. Since then, over 585 entries have been written covering a broad range of drone subjects. If you enjoy our blog and are considering drone training, then review our offering of drone training courses. Let us teach [...]

By | 2017-08-31T15:23:41+00:00 March 30th, 2017|Aerial Photography/Videography, Drone Agriculture/Farming, Drone Careers, Drone Education, Drone GIS, Drones|Comments Off on Did You Know the Drone Universities Blog started May 5th, 2015?

Land Surveyor Roundtable Interview

Like many, I think the opportunity for drones in agriculture is huge; even in the face of strict regulations, drone-based precision agriculture is already making an impact. The Waypoint blog from SenseFly recently interviewed four experienced land surveyors that are already using drones. The interview included some interesting material and I encourage you to follow [...]

By | 2017-08-31T15:23:42+00:00 March 28th, 2016|Drone Agriculture/Farming, Drone GIS, Drones|Comments Off on Land Surveyor Roundtable Interview

Drones And The Disciplines They Have Changed

Drones are definitely a transformative technology and we still don't know the full impact that they will have on society of tomorrow. Today they have already changed a number of disciplines. Drone and related technologies are becoming standard tools used in a wide array of disciplines including, without limitation, media, film, journalism, agriculture, construction, engineering [...]

By | 2017-08-31T15:23:47+00:00 March 17th, 2016|Aerial Photography/Videography, Drone Agriculture/Farming, Drone Applications, Drone Education, Drones, Journalism, Opinion|Comments Off on Drones And The Disciplines They Have Changed

Introducing The Endurance, From Straight Up Imaging

Straight Up Imaging has recently announced a brand new drone, the Endurance. Straight Up Imaging announces the launch of their unmanned aircraft, the Endurance. The Endurance is a powerful, cost-effective, and easy to use professional grade platform that will allow customers to leverage the full potential of aerial imaging. Straight Up Imaging began the design [...]

By | 2017-08-31T15:23:47+00:00 March 17th, 2016|Drone Agriculture/Farming, Drone Applications, Drones, New Drones|Comments Off on Introducing The Endurance, From Straight Up Imaging

The Growing Popularity Of Agriculture Drones

Agriculture is one of the verticals that projections show will be most impacted by drones, and it's an area that I've written about before. Why? Drones reduce the cost of precision agriculture and provide near real-time feedback for farmers. This is very important in areas that are under drought conditions, such as much of California. [...]

By | 2017-08-31T15:23:49+00:00 March 10th, 2016|Drone Agriculture/Farming, Drones|Comments Off on The Growing Popularity Of Agriculture Drones

Upcoming Drone Training in San Luis Obispo, CA

San Luis Obispo County, California If you live in or near the San Luis Obispo, California area and have been considering commercial drone training, then I highly recommend you review our upcoming course offerings. You still have a very limited window to enroll (and you can still qualify for an Educational Grant of $150-$300). March [...]

By | 2017-08-31T15:23:53+00:00 March 8th, 2016|Aerial Photography/Videography, Drone Agriculture/Farming, Drone Education, Drones|Comments Off on Upcoming Drone Training in San Luis Obispo, CA

Next Weekend in San Diego, California

San Diego County, California Looking for San Diego, California based drone training? We've got just a just few open spots left for our upcoming San Diego, California advanced drone training weekend*. This is your opportunity to get your education from the leading US drone university - Drone Universities. March 12, 2016 Advanced Aerial Photography/Videography [...]

By | 2017-08-31T15:23:53+00:00 March 8th, 2016|Aerial Photography/Videography, Drone Agriculture/Farming, Drone Education, Drone Services, Drones|Comments Off on Next Weekend in San Diego, California