At night on the western edge of this capital city, Borman Marmol looked like a middle-aged toy helicopter aficionado. He leaned against his parked car, oversize remote control in hand, eyes to the sky. A...

What was once experimental is now becoming more common: Journalists and photographers are increasingly putting small commercial drones in the air to shoot photo and video. But when they do, they're on shaky legal...

  Like many new technologies, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) started with military applications and gradually found their way into civilian life. With support from investors such as Google, a new company called Skycatch has developed a UAV...

The sight of camera-equipped drones swooping through the sky may sound like something straight out of spy movies, but one Canadian film company is already making use of them behind the scenes. For the past...
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Many university professors believe students learn best by doing; in a class offered at the University of Missouri in the upcoming fall semester, students will learn by designing software applications and flying. Thirty students in...

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This footage was shot using a Phantom 2 Drone and a Glidecam HD 4000. The camera on the Glidecam is a Canon 5D Mark 3, with a 17-40mm lens. Source: Vimeo  

Yosemite National Park advises visitors that the use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Drones) are prohibited within park boundaries due to regulations outlined in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). Specifically, the use of drones...

PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — Idaho farmer Robert Blair isn't waiting around for federal aviation officials to work out rules for drones. He and a friend built their own, outfitting it with cameras and using...

Three things that I’ve written about and shared information on recently are social media, drones or UAV, and climate adaptation. In my opinion, social media is passé as driving force, cutting edge issue. Either you are...

For the first time ever, the Federal Aviation Administration is trying to fine a hobby drone operator, a development that threatens to throw the whole hobby into disarray if the agency successfully levies the...
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