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Drones

Tuesday, 09 October, 2018 @ 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM | Cost:Free and open to the public.

The topic of UAV’s is quite popular in society today with both hobbyists and organizations. 700,000 consumer UAV’s were sold in 2015 with the CTA predicting an increase in sales to be 57% in 2016. Just over $2 billion will be directly spent on UAV’s in 2016, with the economic impact reaching over $4 billlion. With their popularity, practical purposes are still being deciphered by these multiple entities. Examples of applications in construction, agriculture, distribution, law enforcement, and energy industries are plentiful. Major points:
· Description of UAV types
· Regulatory boundaries and licensing
· Technological limitations of various UAV’s and image capture
· Current and future applications of UAV’s

This presentation identifies techniques and applications being utilized by photographers, videographers, advertising, media, and marketing specialists in operation of UAV’s. Additionally, those that educate in the field of graphics will be able to ascertain differences between the respective technology providers, examine boundaries set forth by regulatory agencies and image capture.

Categories: Academy of Lifelong Learning | Alumni | Community | Current Students | Faculty | Lectures/Seminars | Prospective Students

Location:


Klehm Hall
EIU Campus
1125
Charleston, IL 61920

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