Good News Journalists: You Don't Need To Get A Helicopter licence Anymore

A Polish firm RoboKopter is making it easier than ever for journalists to capture images of protests without getting themselves maced or arrested — flying remote controlled helicopters with cameras mounted on them.

While it won’t replace traditional on-the-ground reporting, it provides an alternative to full-blown helicopters for those aerial shots that provide the scale of a protest or event.

Via The Lede blog:

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