NFL gets FAA drone green light

FedScoop NFL gets FAA drone green lightFedScoopThe FAA granted the league — specifically its NFL Films unit, which produces the league’s non-live segments — permission last week to use drones to film documentaries and films. But the exemption comes with a catch. While the NFL is the first major …

We Are Here for Peace – UN International Day of Peace Celebration

We Are Here for Peace – UN International Day of Peace Celebration Drone videographer Gary Yost was recently contacted by a local artist putting together a performance art project in celebration of the U.N. International Day of Peace this week (Monday the 21st). She asked Gary to document it, and he readily agreed. This video is the result.   We Are Here

4K UHD Video Drones Creating Waves In Aerial Cinematography

4K UHD Video Drones Creating Waves In Aerial Cinematography Without doubt, 4k UHD video drones are starting to become a baseline standard for market entry into aerial filming. This year has produced 6 out of the box models with 4k ultra high definition video cameras.  Last year, many drones were equipped with GoPro Hero cameras which were fine at the

Migrant crisis: Drone footage shows arrivals

BBC News Migrant crisis: Drone footage shows arrivalsBBC NewsDrone footage filmed by the BBC has captured the scale of the numbers continuing to make the dangerous journey from Turkey to Greece by boat. On average, six people die every day on the crossing, with more than 481,000 people making the journey so far …

FAA approves drone use for NFL Films – NBCSports.com

Fortune FAA approves drone use for NFL FilmsNBCSports.comThe approval only allows for usage of drones in stadiums that are empty. Therefore, footage of games in action still won’t be happening soon. The drones may not be larger than 55 pounds and can’t fly higher than 400 feet. They also must remain in …