Posts Tagged ‘aerial photography’

Uber for Drones: Fly4Me Connects Pilots with Clients

Posted by on Wednesday June 24, 2015 | Photo Gear

A photo posted by ( on Jan 29, 2015 at 2:52pm PST For all the popularity of drones, they’re far from a mass market product. Many users, even many photographers, may be leery of sending a flying robot into the air, lest it wind up on the White House lawn or on someone’s face. That’s... More

George Steinmetz Wonders: Was It Worth Getting Arrested for National Geographic Cover Story Photos?

Posted by on Thursday May 1, 2014 | Photojournalism

This month’s cover story of National Geographic, about how to meet growing worldwide demand for food, is the story that got photographer George Steinmetz in trouble last June, and he’s still stinging from the experience. Caught in the political crossfire between animal rights activists and agribusiness interests trying to make it illegal to photograph factory... More

Hearing Set in Arrest of Aerial Photographer George Steinmetz

Posted by on Monday July 15, 2013 | Uncategorized

George Steinmetz, the National Geographic contributor known for the landscapes he captures from a motorized paraglider, faces a court hearing in Kansas this Thursday following his arrest on June 28 for criminal trespass after he flew over a cattle feedlot in Finney County, Kansas. The Hutchinson News of Hutchinson. Kansas, reported last week that paragliding... More