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3D mapping from above

Although 3D mapping has been done for years using various methods, UAVs now offer a new economical alternative to conventional methods. This first image is a mosaic created from a fly-over with a UAV operated by Story In Focus.   It is constructed of 28 images shot from 162 feet[…]

My aerial videography and photography journey

Unmanned aerial vehicles, better known as drones, are a big trend these days. For once, I’m actually part of a trend. Without knowing it,  I’ve been moving towards aerial videography since I was a child. It allows me to combine the two defining passions of my life. My father was[…]

“Drone” safety considerations

Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), better known as drones, require special safety considerations. Recently, The Province published a great article: The buzz on drones: Operators need to know how to fly them safely. Story in Focus recently went through the process of obtaining a Special Flight Operation Certificate (SFOC) from Transport Canada.[…]