by on September 7, 2019
Founded in Malaysia in 2010 by Anuar Abdullah, Ocean Quest Global is an environmental organization at work in seven countries through Southeast Asia and the Indian Ocean. After years of research, Ocean Quest has created its own techniques, methodology and material for coral reef rehabilitation, which are based on the idea that coral can be restored on a large scale, in an all-natural and non-invasive way. The organization is actively adopting new technology to greatly speed-up the process, and a...
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by on August 27, 2019
Following up with a study we featured last year, the results are now in; and the new study reveals that reef manta rays form social relationships and actively choose their social partners. Research published by scientists from the Marine Megafauna Foundation, Macquarie University, the University of Papua, and the University of York is the first to describe the structure of social relationships in manta rays. To identify social structures, the researchers used aerial drones and underwater cameras...
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by on August 21, 2019
The Albert Thinkers, a team of four Year 5 pupils from St Albert the Great College, Valletta (Malta), have come up with the idea of developing a drone-like robot to tackle the problems of illegal hunting and trampling of vegetation in nature reserves. The project started when the pupils decided to focus on the problem of air pollution and what could be done to reduce it. They soon realised that the answer has been with us for millennia; trees! Their thought process then shifted to the local envi...
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by on December 19, 2018
FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced three Neutrino™ midwave infrared (MWIR) camera cores: the small, lightweight FLIR Neutrino LC and two FLIR Neutrino Performance series cores, the SX12 and QX. The latest models expand the FLIR Neutrino cooled camera core family for commercial, industrial, and defense original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and system integrators. The Neutrino LC is FLIR’s first High Operating Temperature (HOT) MWIR camera core and the first model in the SWaP...
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by on November 12, 2018
To put it mildly, the time for renewable resources to become a major contributor to the energy needs around the world is nigh. With the growth in population and GDP driven consumption, the world is bracing up to face a challenging energy mix. Hoping to create an equitable balance between development and environment and ensuring that everyone has access to enough sustainable energy rests in resources such as solar, hydro, wind and geothermal. To be honest, they have a lot going for them like the ...
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by on October 23, 2018
An image recognized in the UK’s Natural History Museum’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition shows a herd of seals atop a piece of pack ice and also puts the bleak future of the environment in sharp focus. The photo, by Spanish photographer Cristobal Serrano, was taken with a drone flying above the Errera Channel off the coast of Antarctica. Small details make this picture a microcosm of the realities facing life across the world: Not only the density of these seals clustered on ...
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by on September 27, 2018
A 'lost' WWII era-tunnel in Sydney harbour has been rediscovered with the help of drone technology. The Macquarie Lighthouse in the Sydney suburb of Vaucluse will celebrate 200 years since its construction in November this year. As part of planned celebrations to mark the occasion, researchers from Macquarie University were approached by the Sydney Harbour Trust to create a digital map of the lighthouse and surrounding areas. Read more and watch the video at http://www.australianphotograp...
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by on September 26, 2018
LOS LUNAS – A bird’s eye view can sometimes give a better picture of a situation. Integrated pest management researchers at New Mexico State University are adapting the concept by using specialized cameras on drones to locate plants suffering from stress. “With the use of a multispectral camera, we are collecting red and near-infrared spectral bands,” said Ashley Bennett, urban IPM specialist with the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences. “From these bands we can c...
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by on September 21, 2018
Print it to Prove it! Imagine just how good your aerial photography could look if it were printed by the UK’s leading professional photographic laboratory? Well, now you can. The team at Drone Major Group have joined forces with FUJIFILM and the UK’s finest professional photographic laboratory One Vision Imaging to offer you (3) FREE 10 x 8 or 12 x 8” prints in their ‘Print it to Prove it’ campaign. You simply pay the postage. We spoke to One Vision’s Managing Director, Derek Poulston ...
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by on September 13, 2018
Welcome to the future of visual inspections.. Scopito allows you to store, analyze and share large amounts of images using tailored tools and features that speed up analysis time and maximize profits. We are with you all the way from initial customer contract to delivery of the final report. We are with you all the way from initial customer contract to delivery of the final report. Scopito is developed by Scopito ApS, which is a Danish startup that brings innovative business solutions t...
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by on September 13, 2018
Discounts on Canvas & Wall Art with One Vision Imaging! Whether it's prestige quality photo or fine art printing, framing, wall display or display albums and photo books - Choose One Vision Imaging! Not only is One Vision Imaging one of the largest professional photographic laboratories to be found in the UK, with over 40 years servicing professional and enthusiast photographers with the very highest standards of processing and finishing. We know and understand the business from the inside...
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by on September 13, 2018
If you are in current possession of a CAA 'Permission for Commercial Operations (PfCO)' and want to discover and learn a new drone imaging skill or to enhance your current commercial aerial services, we are delivering a market-leading 2-day drone/UAV business development workshop. Visit ARC Aerial Imaging for more information https://www.arcaerialimaging.com/drone-mapping-workshop/ ***10% discount exclusively to SUAS Professional Members*** Check your membership benefits for discount.. ...
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