When Drones Become Lighting Assistants

A drone might be your next gaffer

With all the talk about drones with cameras attached, what about providing the light needed for using them? Researchers at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and Cornell University see autonomous vehicles as lighting assistants; having a bevy of free-floating robots, each with their own built-in light source, able to move freely around a space to direct lighting to where the photographer wants it.

5 Hot Drones From InterDrone Expo

Yuneec Typhoon 4K

There were plenty of drones to see at the InterDrone Expo in Las Vegas, but here is the show’s five hottest in no particular order.

GoPro Buzzing Into the Consumer Drone Industry

GoPro plans to release their own drone late in 2015

The Wall Street Journal reported today that action cam juggernaut, GoPro, will be launching a line of consumer drones late next year. The drones will reportedly be multi-rotor helicopters designed to carry high-def cameras, much like current drone manufacturers, such as DJI and Parrot.

Superman with a GoPro...need we say more?

Superman GoPro Video Screenshot

Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Superman with a GoPro! VFX Masterminds Sam and Niko of CorridorDigital dream up an average day for the Man of Steel as he journeys to return a lost GoPro.

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