Arkansas Press Women

Est. 1949 – An association of professional communicators

Drones used for news coverage

News drones.

News drones. The robotic kind. 

KBIA and the Missouri Journalism project have experimented with drones to collect video in rural areas. According to Local Media Insider, the experiment shows:

– Which beats benefit immediately from drone coverage
– Compliance with FAA regulations
– Tested equipment with brands and prices
– Key challenges for reporters operating drones
– Examples of what drones do well and how to incorporate into a shot list
– Lessons learned

Read the case study here. 

2 comments on “Drones used for news coverage

  1. Kristin
    June 27, 2013

    Collect video for what?

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