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Drone Events, Expos and Museum Days are Becoming More Popular

Drone events, expos and museum days are being ever more commonplace. Events like the recent Drone Day at the New Jersey Liberty Science Center and the Drone Expo 2017 at the Strategic Air Command and Aerospace Museum in Nebraska. This is great news for the commercial drone operator and hobby operator alike. These events are a great way to expose yourself to new drone technology and to participate in your local drone community.

By |2017-11-09T12:40:36-08:00November 10th, 2017|Drone Events, Drones|Comments Off on Drone Events, Expos and Museum Days are Becoming More Popular

The DRL Is Back and Features Some Exciting Improvements

Would you fly your drone at high speeds, racing against competitors for cash and prizes? As exciting as that sounds, I prefer to watch the action in this case and that's why I was excited to learn that the Drone Racing League (DRL) will be back and features a number of improvements including an improved design [...]

By |2017-06-16T11:53:11-08:00June 16th, 2017|Drone Events, Drone Gaming, Drones, FPV|Comments Off on The DRL Is Back and Features Some Exciting Improvements

UAS for Natural and Cultural Resources

The National Park Service drew participants from Alaska to Florida in a webinar on UAS for natural and cultural resource science and stewardship, May 17 and 18, 2017, in Fort Collins, CO.  A lavish flyer tells all. The diverse presentations and the NPS UAS program growth are sharp contrasts to the otherwise austere, 'no-fly' policy [...]

By |2017-06-07T10:52:17-08:00June 7th, 2017|Drone Events, Drones|Comments Off on UAS for Natural and Cultural Resources

Drone Film Festivals Aims To Win Public Approval

Drones are here, and they are here to stay, but that doesn't mean everyone is ready to accept that fact. I've written a few of what I would consider to be crazy response stories; in one story, I documented a drone being attacked by a t-shirt, in another story, I wrote about a drone that [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:42-08:00March 28th, 2016|Aerial Photography/Videography, Drone Events, Drones|Comments Off on Drone Film Festivals Aims To Win Public Approval

Drone Video: Amazing Science – “Best drones of CES 2016”

It seems like CES 2016 wasn't that long ago, but with the recent release of the DJI Phantom 4, the "Best drones of CES 2016" might not seem so impressive anymore. I found this video while browsing drone videos on YouTube and I wanted to share it, because I think it is interesting to compare and [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:45-08:00March 21st, 2016|Drone Events, Drone Technology, Drone Videos, Drones, New Drones|Comments Off on Drone Video: Amazing Science – “Best drones of CES 2016”

Drone Symposium Planned In Wyoming

It seems like drones are showing up everywhere these days and the University of Wyoming is no exception. This coming May 17-18, the University of Wyoming will host a drone focused symposium. Drones are coming to the University of Wyoming for a symposium that will focus in part on how they can be put to [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:48-08:00March 16th, 2016|Drone Events, Drone Law, Drones|Comments Off on Drone Symposium Planned In Wyoming

Just 4 Days Left Until The 2016 Bay Area Drone Film Festival

If you live in or near the Santa Clara, California area and don't have plans for this Sunday then you might want to consider the 2016 Bay Area Drone Film Festival. While the VIP Seating has already sold out, you can still score General Admission tickets through EventBrite for just $20.00. What can you expect [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:58-08:00February 23rd, 2016|Aerial Photography/Videography, Drone Events, Drones|Comments Off on Just 4 Days Left Until The 2016 Bay Area Drone Film Festival

NASA and NAASIC Host The Second Annual Drone Zone In Reno, Nevada

With an estimated 700,000 drones to be sold in 2016, it's clear drones are here to stay. Recently in Reno, Nevada, NASA and NAASIC hosted the second Drone Zone event promoting drones and drone education.  It seems Reno is aiming to be the "drone hub for the world." While the crowd filled the grandstands at [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:24:18-08:00September 28th, 2015|Drone Events, Drone Sports, Drones, FPV|Comments Off on NASA and NAASIC Host The Second Annual Drone Zone In Reno, Nevada

Peace, Love And Drones In Stephentown, New York

FPV In Stephentown, New York, a group of drone pilot gathered. They came together to pilot their FPV (First-person View) fixed wing drones in a park field of NY-22. This peaceful gathering demonstrated the fun, positive qualities that consumer drones have. "We fly it FPV, through this little camera here. The video transmits through [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:24:33-08:00September 2nd, 2015|Activism, Drone Events, Drones|Comments Off on Peace, Love And Drones In Stephentown, New York

Announcing The Winner Of The First Annual Drone Nationals: Chad Nowak

Congrats to Chad Nowak for winning the 2015 Drone Nationals. Photo by Drone Federation. Chad Nowak, Winner of the 2015 Drone Nationals

By |2017-08-31T15:24:42-08:00July 20th, 2015|Drone Events, Drone Gaming, Drone Sports, Drones|Comments Off on Announcing The Winner Of The First Annual Drone Nationals: Chad Nowak