Designed specifically for shooting aerial video, the 3D Robitics’ new Solo drone can autonomously fly itself along a pre-determined flightpath, allowing you to focus on controlling the pan/tilt/zoom of the camera. The post 3D Robotics’ new Solo drone can fly itself while you control the camera appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

GoPro’s action videos are usually loaded with extreme sports and adrenaline, but its cameras are capable of capturing a softer, quieter moments too, like this of a 91-year-old grandma. Except, she flies a drone. The post Not just child’s play, 91-year-old grandma flies GoPro-equipped drone appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

Everything is better through a GoPro persepective. The small and versatile fisheye cameras have logged countless hours of footage. While it is still loved by the extreme sports community, it has also been used in a variety of different applications — selfies, controversial campaigns and puppies just being puppies. See also: The 19 best drone photos of 2014 The popularity of the company and the relatively inexpensive price of personal cameras have given average consumers the ability to easily create high quality videos, and in 2014 we saw…

Once upon a time, if you wanted aerial footage from a GoPro, you had to attach the camcorder to a hobby drone from a company like Parrot or DJI. An eagle would also do in a pinch. Now, according to the Wall Street Journal, it looks like GoPro is developing its own line of of commercial drones to sell directly to consumers. Multi-rotor coptors could go on sale in the latter half of 2015, according to people familiar with the matter. The company is shooting to develop consumer…

GoPro is reportedly designing its own range of drones incorporating its HD video cameras, with a launch set for next year. The move comes as major quadcopter makers switch from bundling GoPro cameras with their flying machines to using their own cameras. The post GoPro developing consumer drones for 2015 launch, report says appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

Drones are officially your new, best selfie accessory This “dronie,” from Matt Benedetto, just screams 2014. There’s a selfie, taken with a GoPro camera, attached to a drone, flying off of a picturesque cliff of Lake Champlain in Vermont. What more could you possibly ask for, Internet? Guy Jumping 1,200 Feet Into Rooftop Pool Is All About That BASE Songwriter Uses iOS 8 Autocomplete to Generate Lyrics Kid on Local TV Shows Us the True Meaning of Fierce Don’t Stop Her Now: Foxes Sings Queen’s Classic Hit on…