New Jersey is one of the most heavily-regulated states for drones. And as more and more people pick up drone photography, we at NJspots have seen a lot of photographers taking illegal photos!
Many of you use drones in your day to day photography adventures, whether it be commercially or recreationally. Unfortunately, the FAA is proposing a new regulation that would require all drones to use a new remote ID system.
When I first got my drone, all I wanted to do was fly. It felt like I had complete freedom to shoot whatever I wanted. I could fly it thousands of feet away and take photos from a perspective I never could before. When I first started flying, I really had no idea what I was doing let alone getting myself into. (more…)
Tips on Finding Places to Fly in NJ (& Any Other Place You Travel To)
Living in NJ for a majority of my life and growing up doing photography here, you’d think I would run out of places to shoot. I have to be honest, I feel like I have but at the same time I continue to look for more and more places every day. I’ve heard from a lot of people say that NJ is boring and that there’s nowhere to really shoot. I’ve heard that you have to travel to take good pictures and all these other wild things that aren’t true at all. My theory is that if you look hard enough, you can find a lot of very interesting things to shoot. (more…)
This Fall @NJspots is teaming up with our friends over at @VisualDroneArt to co-host a #NJspotsDrone challenge. Drone photographers are invited to share their aerial views and creatives with the community in New Jersey. Below are the guidelines for the challenge.