Move over, camera guy, drones are on the move. Aerial images come in a lot of different forms including media and entertainment, geospatial mapping, and commercial photography.
According to Digital Trends, aerial photography is expected to increase in 2018.
- Drone technology boosts aerial photo industry by 12.9 percent
- Technological capabilities include 360 cameras and 3D mapping
- Government is taking up a huge part of this industry
- New uses are being studied – energy companies are attempting to use aerial videography to inspect transmission lines, gather data for solar farms and wind, and provide security for existing power plants
There is better video available through software. Drones have better sensors and faster processors. The immersive view can give the quality of a professional video.