By: Miriam McNabb It’s time. The FAA will now implement some of the changes in regulations for recreational drones which will follow on the passage of the FAA Reauthorization Act passed last year. The FAA Reauthorization Act repealed Section 336 of the previous FAA Reauthorization, which protected recreational aircraft from new laws. The move to repeal came in response to […]Read more "The FAA’s New Rules for Recreational Drones"
By: Harry McNabb LiDAR is one of the most important tools in the commercial drone industry. While it has been around since the 1960s when it was mounted to aircraft, its uses have expanded dramatically now that LiDAR can be used with commercial drones. What is LiDAR and how does it work? LiDAR is a remote […]Read more "50 Ways LiDAR is Used in Commercial Drone Applications"
by Pond5 and DJI Discover the newly expanded Pond5 + DJI video collection, including video from top international drone pilots! EXPLORE COLLECTION As the world’s leading manufacturer of civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, DJI makes some amazing equipment, and the artists featured in this collection all make the most of it. Explore some of […]Read more "New Aerial Collection from Pond5 and DJI"
by V Renée, nofilmschool.com Drone footage can add a ton of production value to your work if you know what you’re doing. For the relatively inexpensive cost of a drone and an experienced operator (or plenty of hours of practice), you can get some dazzling shots from perspectives you’d never be able to get on […]Read more "Drone Shots You Should Be Using!"
by The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) posted a rule in the Federal Register requiring small drone owners to display the FAA-issued registration number on an outside surface of the aircraft. Owners and operators may no longer place or write registration numbers in an interior compartment. The rule is effective on […]Read more "FAA Makes Major Drone ID Marking Change"
by Charles Yeager, Rocketstock In this After Effects video tutorial, learn how you can create a military drone-inspired look. With free project file and assets! In this tutorial, we are going to create an aerial military target display from scratch, with no third-party plugins. (You’ve probably seen footage like this before in nearly every action movie or modern […]Read more "Free Files: Create a Military Drone Look in After Effects"
By DJI Support To buy, or not to buy is an often asked question when it comes to purchasing many products and sometimes it can be quite the head scratcher working out if it’s the right purchase for you. So, to try and help you make your mind up we’ve compiled 8 excellent reasons to buy a […]Read more "8 Swell Reasons to Buy a Drone"