Johns Hopkins University develops UAV that can launch from beneath the water into the air

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University in Maryland have developed an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that can be launched from beneath the water into the air. The Corrosion Resistant Aerial Covert Unmanned Nautical System (CRACUNS) is a submersible UAV designed to withstand harsh ocean environments, giving it capabilities not possible with current UAVs or UUVs (unmanned […]

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DJI Phantom 4 Review: Camera, New Features, Active Track, Tap Fly, Phantom 4 vs. Phantom 3P Comparison

DJI Phantom 4 Review: Camera, New Features, Active Track, Tap Fly, Phantom 4 vs. Phantom 3P Comparison

After spending two weeks thoroughly testing my DJI Phantom 4 in many different environments and situations, I feel that I can finally write an objective review of this drone, in which I cover some notable features, functions, and many things I learned about it. We also had an opportunity to compare the same images from […]

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Neutral Density Filters Explained – When and How to Use ND Filters with Your Drone Camera

Neutral Density Filters Explained – When and How to Use ND Filters with Your Drone Camera

Neutral density (ND) filterers are a very helpful tool that you are very likely to find in many professional landscape photographer and videographer kits. This article covers uses of ND filters in drone aerial photography and video. What is ND Filter? Neutral Density filter is a semi transparent glass filter that you can place in […]

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New York City Drone Film Festival Highlights –  Quick Look at the Winning Videos

New York City Drone Film Festival Highlights – Quick Look at the Winning Videos

A second NYC Drone Film Festival is on the books, and, quite frankly, you would be hard pressed to find a place with larger concentration of talented people using this great technology to create wonderful, sometimes mind-blowing pieces of art. Events like these are yet another show of how quickly this technology has progressed, and what […]

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How to Create Amazing Panoramas with Your Drone.

How to Create Amazing Panoramas with Your Drone.

Panoramic photography is a technique of stitching multiple photographs into a single large panoramic shot. This article covers the basics of panoramic drone photography, and offers a few  helpful tips on camera settings, composition, stitching, and post processing. What is Panoramic Photography? Panoramic photography technique is used to create images with horizontally elongated fields of […]

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