Journalists: good early drone adopters

Matt Waite The recent news that Amazon plans to use mini-drones to fly small packages to consumers in just 30 minutes raised an important question: what could a...

Drones Offer Journalists a Wider View

By LESLIE KAUFMAN and RAVI SOMAIYA The best way to film the destruction wrought by Typhoon Haiyan in Tacloban, the Philippines, said Lewis Whyld, a British photographer, was...

Drone Journalism lab opens up COA process for all.

If you have been living under a rock you will have not noticed that Matt Waite's Drone Journalism Lab was shut down by the...

Oh look NBC news has a DJI Phantom

One local farm recently nabbed the attention of a popular NBC morning show and will soon get a moment in the national spotlight. Bloomsbury Farm...

Journalists Need To Stay On Top Of Drones.

By Harry A. Jessell  TVNewsCheck Unmanned flying units could become a great new tool for media, particularly TV stations that need to find more economical ways to...

Rough Landing: Camera drone sets down near Merkel

BERLIN (AP) -- A camera drone had a rough landing in front of Chancellor Angela Merkel at an election campaign event in Germany after...

Texas law gets tough on public, private drone use

    A hobbyist using a remote-control airplane mounted with a digital camera just happened to capture images last year of a Dallas creek running red...

FAA: UNL lab needs permit to fly drones outdoors

A little solder and a hot iron, and the hexacopter Ben Kreimer is repairing Friday afternoon soon will be back in flying shape. But it...

FAA Grounds Midwest Journalism School Drones

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – The federal agency overseeing air travel has temporarily grounded drone use by a pair of Midwest journalism schools. Researchers at the University...

Brazilian UFO Caused By Drone; Unmanned Aircraft Causing Rise In UFO Sightings

Once again the DJI Phantom is the weapon of choice for a drone journalist. Andy Campbell Thousands of people at a protest in Sao Paulo, Brazil,...