Something to avoid: Crashing an expensive drone and getting in trouble with the authorities

A DJI S1000 octocopter $4,000 A DJI Zenmuse Z15 gimbal $3,000 A Canon 6D body $1,700 A GoPro $300 Canon lens $? A 6-cell battery pack $400 This appears to be the equipment damaged in a crash on Friday 9 May in Nice, France. The multi-rotor copter crashed on a beach then burst into fla

Rubbernecking drones in Norway fire

A tragic fire ravaged Lærdalsøyri Saturday night, a village of some 1,200 inhabitants in Norway, halfway between Oslo and Bergen. 90 people were taken to hospital and many buildings were reported destroyed, including one or more of Lærdal’s unique protected wooden buildings from