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Shotover F1: Stability, Control and Versatility

Shotover F1: Stability, Control and Versatility

In the world of aerial camera equipment the Shotover F1 is breaking new ground for stabilizing platforms. Combining stability, control and sheer versatility, the platform is tough to match, bringing together features and flexibility for operators filming from a helicopter. The F1 offers a 6-axis gyro stabilized platform, providing absolute confidence for a smooth, controlled […]

The World's First Drone City

The World’s First Drone City

Going beyond blue sky thinking, a new project hopes to make drone networks as ubiquitous and accessible as mobile phone networks. Located in the Netherlands, the Delft Aerial Robotics (DAR) project is working to create a drone city, using autonomous drone networks as an affordable public utility. Delft, formerly famous for Delftware pottery, has become […]

How Drones are Shaping the Future of Surveying

How Drones are Shaping the Future of Surveying

Over the last few years, drones have revolutionized photography by putting a roving eye in the sky whenever and wherever it is needed. Technological innovations are now extending those advances to other fields so that drones can not only photograph and film from the air, but via aerial surveying can provide detailed 3D surveys for architects, […]

Drones Ready to Shape the Future, The Ehang 184

Drones Ready to Shape the Future, The Ehang 184

Chinese startup company Ehang have unveiled the Ehang 184 Autonomous Aerial Vehicle. A drone containing one seat with the capability of carrying a person weighing up to 220 lbs. It is being dubbed ‘the safest, ECO friendliest and smartest low altitude autonomous aerial vehicle.’ The Ehang 184 is capable of fully automated flight, with vehicle […]

2016, The Year of the Drone

2016, The Year of the Drone

2016 is sure to be the year of the drone. Since day one the technology has steadily improved, making each new drone better and more reliable. Also with the improvement of applications, accessibility is even more convenient for the user. Controlling the drone from a distance away with a remote could never be more simpler. […]

The Rise of Personal Drones

The Rise of Personal Drones

Personal Drones are on the rise, as many people are investing their money into owning one. But what makes them so appealing to the general public? Maybe it’s the convenience of having your very own drone at home, ready to use or capturing those magical moments on holiday with loved ones. We will delve deeper […]

Virtual Reality in Video Production (VR Drones)

Virtual Reality in Video Production (VR Drones)

Virtual Reality Video Production Virtual Reality and 360 degree filming is fast becoming a bigger part of cinematography and filmmaking. The majority of the time, the camera tells you what to do and what to look at. Virtual Reality is in the stages of making you the spectator, director and sometimes even the actor. But […]

Drones vs Helicopters for Aerial Filming & Photography

Drones vs Helicopters for Aerial Filming & Photography

Drones vs Traditional Helicopters for Aerial Filming & Photography There is no doubting that both the Drone and Helicopter are both titans of cinematography, used regularly by filmmakers worldwide, producing some breathtaking footage. But which one tops the other? There are many different uses for drones that include: cinematography, 3D surveys, thermal imaging, search and […]

Alexa Mini Drone Ready To Take Off

Alexa Mini Drone Ready To Take Off

2016 could be the new age of aerial filming with drones. The introduction of the Alexa Mini camera will be sure to work wonders for filmmakers across the world. With it’s lightweight and compact structure, the Alexa Mini compliments well with any piece of filming kit. Over the past three years at Bee Aerial, many […]