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Drones in Visual Journalism

Democratizing the Sky: Drones in Visual Journalism

Democratizing the Sky: Drones in Visual Journalism The New York Times staff photographer Josh Haner was an early adopter of drone photography. His earliest forays were with a $60 gadget that he maneuvered around his living room. Since then, he has aimed ever higher, doing videos and stills high above the Gobi Desert and the Marshall Islands. He has embraced…

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UAV spots stolen construction equipment

UAV spots stolen construction equipment in Cecil County

UAV spots stolen construction equipment in Cecil County CECIL COUNTY, Md. (WBFF) – A large amount of construction equipment stolen from Delaware, Pennsylvania and New Jersey was found in Cecil County, law enforcement officials announced. According to the Cecil County Sheriff’s Office, the stolen equipment was spotted by investigators operating an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). The operation began after investigators…

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Archaeologists Preserve the Past

How 3-D Imaging Helps Archaeologists Preserve the Past | National Geographic

How 3-D Imaging Helps Archaeologists Preserve the Past | National Geographic Archaeologist and National Geographic explorer Luis Jaime Castillo and archaeologist Carlos Wester have been working on the north coast of Peru for decades. They’ve focused on a large complex of pyramids called Chotuna-Chornancap, which was built by the Sicán—also known as Lambayeque—around A.D. 750. The pyramids were a seat…

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Researchers use drone to pollinate a flower

Researchers use drone to pollinate a flower

Researchers use drone to pollinate a flower (CNN) — Researchers in Japan have successfully used a tiny drone to pollinate an actual flower, a task usually accomplished by insects and animals. The remote-controlled drone was equipped with horsehairs coated with a special gel, which the researchers say was crucial to the process. “This is the world’s first demonstration of pollination by…

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CyPhy Works and Pilot Thomas Logistics Partner

CyPhy Works and Pilot Thomas Logistics Partner

Cyphy Works And Pilot Thomas Logistics Partner To Bring Innovative Technology To The Oil And Gas Industry CyPhy Works, Inc. and Pilot Thomas Logistics have come together to provide Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) aka Drone services to customers in the oil and gas industry using CyPhy’s Persistent Aerial Reconnaissance and Communications (PARC) system, the leading persistent drone with recorded flights…

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Struggle over Aleppo’s story takes to the skies

Struggle over Aleppo's story takes to the skies

Struggle over Aleppo’s story takes to the skies How citizen journalists used drone technology to challenge the Assad regime’s narrative of Aleppo’s plight. New technologies open new windows for political action. They give new tools to the powerful and their challengers. In the Syrian city of Aleppo, the struggle to frame the conflict for the international community ran parallel to…

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