Media outlets use drones to get the story

The best way to film the destruction wrought by Typhoon Haiyan in Tacloban, the Philippines, said Lewis Whyld, a British photographer, was from the air. But Whyld did not want to beg for a ride on a military helicopter, taking the space of much-needed aid. So he launched a drone. In addition to providing shots that showed the scale of the damage, broadcast by CNN recently, his drone discovered two bodies that were later recovered, he said. Continue reading “Media outlets use drones to get the story”