Posts filed under drone

Lowepro Expands DroneGuard Collection with Armoured Quadcopter Backpack

You could accuse Lowepro of limiting the appeal of the latest addition to their DroneGuard Backpack series as it's really only designed for DJI's Phantom and 3DR's Solo quadcopters (and similar form factors). But if you have those drones you might be feeling pretty tempted by this thoroughly thought out product.

Posted on March 7, 2016 and filed under action, aerial, drone.

'For The Love Of The Game'

Tonight at 9pm on the BBC is a documentary with football icon David Beckham called For The Love Of The Game. It follows Beckham across seven continents to play seven games of football and it was hoped to complete it in a neat seven days but was extended to nine to fit in the Antarctic. What won't be clear is the two days cinematographers Johann Perry and Neil Harvey had to prep for the job.

Posted on December 29, 2015 and filed under broadcast, Documentary, drone.

DJI Start Their Own Drone Training Programs For Free

The Nikkei Asian Review has reported that DJI Japan has today announced that it will begin offering corporate training programs from next month. It isn't know whether other DJI territories will be included in offering similar courses in the future. It's also not clear whether the courses stipulate DJI drones have to be used as part of the courses.

Posted on December 16, 2015 and filed under 4k, drone, action.

DJI Launch A Thermal Imaging Drone Camera

The Zenmuse XT is DJI's latest twist on their Drone fleet. This time it's Thermal imaging from the air. By combining DJI’s gimbal technology and image transmission with the thermal imaging technology of FLIR, you get tool for multiple industrial roles like fire fighting, search and rescue, precision agriculture, power line inspection, solar panel inspection etc...

Posted on December 11, 2015 and filed under drone.

Drone Wars – Shotover Launch U1 UAV In Direct Competition to Aerigon's New Model

Updates to the Aerigon II UAV include the launch of Intuitive Aerial’s 2.0 image stabilisation technology for full size pro cinema cameras with lightweight zoom lenses such as the Angenieux Optimo 15-40 and Canon 15.5-47 with complete FIZ (focus, iris, zoom) support with the Intuitive Aerial DOMINION controller.

Posted on December 10, 2015 and filed under drone.