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Drone photography taking off in Bay Area real estate

SARATOGA — Curt Walton’s DJI Phantom 2 zipped this way and that, up and down and around corners of the sleek hillside property that recently listed …

The First HIV-Fighting Drones Have Been Deployed in Africa

The technology could reduce the time it takes to get an HIV diagnosis from months to days.<p>There was a mixed reaction from bystanders as the object slowly hovered back down to earth, kicking up small columns of dust as it landed. We were standing outside a health clinic in Malawi's capital, …

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Drones Rising: Bringing the Economy Along With It

In a recent economic report by the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), drones will have an economic impact in the first three years of more than $13.6 billion, escalating beyond $82 billion and potentially creating more than 100,000 jobs by the year 2025. According to …

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We went to the 'NASCAR for drone races' — here's what it was like

The NYC Drone Film Festival is the world's first event dedicated to celebrating "drone cinematography." Drone hobbyists from around the tri-state area gathered for races and battles — and it was awesome.<p>Here's a look inside:

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Selling luxury homes using drones

Dronestagram: a photo-sharing site for drones | CNN Travel

TechCrunch went skiing with a drone

Add this one to the bucket list. A startup called Cape Productions will use a drone to capture videos of you skiing. Stationed at Squaw Valley in Lake Tahoe, the team provides aerial footage of you racing down the slopes, including different angles from your GoPro.<p>Because of its impeccable safety …

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Incredible Drone Footage Appears to Show a Blue Whale Nursing

Once in a while, nature and technology conspire to bring us something rare and incredible. This is one of those times.<p>The video above, shot by a …

There Are No Losers When a Drone Races a McLaren Supercar

To help promote the upcoming World Drone Prix in Dubai next week, the organizers enlisted the help of the local police, who have a McLaren 650s in …

Novak Djokovic Forget Cars ... I Pimped Out My Drone!!

How do you make a drone fly? Slap some custom paint on it!!<p>That's what tennis superstar <b>Novak Djokovic</b> just did to his personal aircraft -- sending …

Deeper underground: Drone films incredible Chinese cave homes

The footage reveals a subterranean village complex consisting of man-made caves in the city of Sanmenxia, which has the largest collection of such …

California Residents Turn to Drones to Document Coastal Erosion

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Forget about selfies. In California, residents are using smartphones and drones to document the coastline's changing face.<p>Starting this month, The Nature Conservancy is asking tech junkies to capture the flooding and coastal erosion that come with El Nino, a weather pattern …

How-To: Using a Drone for Dramatic Nature Photos

More than half a century before the airplane took flight, photographers sent their cameras skyward using kites and balloons. Shooting from the air …

Happy #ForceFriday! Here’s how you can order your own Millennium Falcon drone

Disney has dubbed today “Force Friday,” although it’s really just an excuse for the company and its toy manufacturer partners to sell a new round of</i> …

Scary footage shows massive landslide bury 3 vehicles

Dramatic footage shows the moment a mountainside suddenly collapsed and buried three vehicles in southern China’s Ya’an City on August 6. Luckily, no …

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The Delightfulness of Playgrounds, as Seen From Above

Picture Stories<p>When photographer Stefen Chow was growing up in Singapore, he couldn’t sit still at school.<p>“I was a very energetic child, and sitting in the classroom and listening to the teacher was not enough for me—I had a lot of energy to expend. I wanted to scream and jump and do everything on …

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Real Estate Photography - a Guide to Getting Started

Photography has never been more important to selling real estate than it is today. The markets are heating up again and demand for real estate …

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Roof Inspection using a Drone - Hampshire Aerial Photos

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Leaked FAA Doc Discusses Upcoming Regulations for Camera Drones

A newly leaked document by the Federal Aviation Administration may offer a first look at upcoming regulations for drones, and the laws discussed …

DJI Phantom 3 review: an aerial photography drone for the masses

Almost a year ago to the day, I wrote about the impact DJI's Phantom 2 Vision+ might have on our skies. Up to that point, drones (or quadcoptors/multirotors, for the purists) had been slowly edging their way into mainstream consciousness. DJI's ready-to-fly Vision series, with their built-in …

The complete guide to shooting your wedding via drone

SONOMA, Calif. — Love is soaring to new heights this wedding season, thanks to the growing trend of drone photography.<p>More couples are adding drones …

The Amazing Winners Of The 2015 Drone Photography Contest

The winners of the 2015 Drone Aerial Photography Contest have finally been around by popular photo site Dronestagram and as you can imagine they are …

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10 Things You Should Know About Drone Wedding Photography

You’ve successfully snagged the wedding venue of your dreams and now you’re looking for the best way to capture it in all its glory. Consider using a drone. These image-capturing aircrafts are the latest trend in the bridal market and may be just the ticket for scoring cinematic quality aerial …

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Four ways to get amazing drone footage without spending a fortune on a drone

But beautiful drone photography and collecting data come at a price. High-tech drones usually cost $1,000 or more, so the investment doesn't necessarily make sense for everyone.<p>Plus, most consumers are not skilled at operating drones, so by flying a drone they could create a hazardous …