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Combatting the threat of drones to sports media and data rights

Tuesday, 08 June 2021 By Matthew Curran-Whitburn There has long pervaded the issue of unofficial filming and data collection in-stadia. From “courtsiding” at tennis matches to fans posting unauthorised video clips of goals from football matches on social media, this unofficial data collection can potentially significantly dilute the value of …

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Photographer Lights Porche Sports Cars in the Desert with Drones

Photographer Baber Afzal created a surreal advertising campaign series titled “Reflections for Passion” for the luxury car brand Porsche using drones and light painting to create the futuristic visuals. Afzal is an award-winning landscape and architectural fine art photographer and filmmaker based in the Middle East. Afzel tells PetaPixel that …

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Drone gives Putnam Elementary students a bird’s-eye view | News, Sports, Jobs

Acme Street sees delays due to the fiber optic project in Marietta this week. (Photo by Janelle Patterson) Putnam Elementary School students and staff wave goodbye to a drone on Thursday. (Photo by Kyle Nichols) As a drone flies overhead and takes pictures on Thursday, Putnam …

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Drones Take Flight to Disinfect Sports, Entertainment Venues

Source: AERAS A Pittsburgh-based drone company has received the FAA’s blessing to use drones to disinfect public venues. The federal agency granted a “137” certification for AERAS Drone Disinfectant Solutions, allowing the company to sanitize sports and entertainment venues such as stadiums or concert arenas against COVID and other viral …

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This $80 drone sports a 4K camera for stellar photography and video footage

You could be forgiven for thinking drones are basically big boy toys because…well, they’re a heck of a lot of fun. But with the proliferation of powerful, inexpensive drone models on the consumer market, industries are turning to these tiny powerhouses like never before for a variety of important, even …

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West Virginia’s first drone competition takes off this month | News, Sports, Jobs

A team in a drone competition maneuvers the craft through an obstacle. The first flying robotics competition for middle and high school students, sponsored by the Robert C. Byrd Institute at Marshall University and NASA’s Katherine Johnson IV&V Facility, in West Virginia will be held May 15 …

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Drone video shows rare whales appearing to hug in Cape Cod Bay – Boston News, Weather, Sports

Drone video captured two rare North Atlantic right whales appearing to embrace one another in a hug with their flippers while swimming through Cape Cod Bay. Photographer Brian Skerry and scientists from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and the New England Aquarium witnessed the whales on Feb. 28 in a surface …

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MIA selected for TSA detection drone testing – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, FLA. (WSVN) – The Transportation Security Administration has selected Miami International Airport as one of the sites to test its drones in an effort to keep airports safe. Starting Thursday, the agency launched detection drones used to find security threats in restricted airspace. The measure is part …

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