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Being a Drone Pilot in the Winter

It's safe to say that the vast majority of drone pilots should consider the winter season as a lean time. Winter poses many obstacles for a drone pilot than any creative or tech job out there. Even in places where it snows very little if at all, a drone pilot should expect to see a… Continue reading Being a Drone Pilot in the Winter

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International Standards to be Put in Place for Drones Operations

https://youtu.be/swJVPTu1fNg The International Organization for Standardization has produced a draft of set standards for drone operations and operators in its 162 member countries. This draft will be open for public consultation, until January 21, 2019, and is widely expected to be implemented in that same year. What's Included? Many of the implementations are to increase manned… Continue reading International Standards to be Put in Place for Drones Operations

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How to Safely Capture a Crowd With a Drone

Drone Pictures of the Jazz Funeral for Tom Benson, the late owner of the New Orleans Saints and PelicansOne of the most strict drone regulations mandated by FAA is the prohibition of flying drones over people. The official FAA regulation is as follows: "§ 107.39 Operation over human beings. No person may operate a small unmanned… Continue reading How to Safely Capture a Crowd With a Drone

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The Emergent Drone Culture

What is Drone Culture? According to Merriam-Webster, culture can be defined as “the characteristic features of everyday existence (such as diversions or a way of life) shared by people in a place or time” In the past eight years, the drone industry/community has gone from a complete fringe industry and community, to an annual multi-billion… Continue reading The Emergent Drone Culture

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5 Benefits of Flying a Drone

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kn9awwQJ3-o&t=2s Being a drone pilot has numerous and extensive benefits that many either take for granted or are simply unaware of the potential joy and satisfaction that flying a drone can offer. However, I am here to remind both seasoned pilots and newcomers the privileges of being a drone pilot. 5. The Drone Community The… Continue reading 5 Benefits of Flying a Drone