SkyCam used for training firefighters…

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=jQTiZmFjc54&app=desktop  The Roswell Flight Test Crew demonstrates how a Small Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) equipped with a thermal imaging camera can assist firefighters responding to a burning building. The UAS similar to SkyCam Wales  provides  incident commanders on the ground with real-time video to monitor the progress of the fire and the safety of the firefighters battling the blaze. To read more about this video, follow this link: http://bit.ly/1jBND6h   Like this:Like Loading…

Race of the Year award!

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    The team at http://www.activitywalesevents.com/ have been awarded the Race of the Year by http://info.220triathlon.com/about_220_triathlon1/ for the event held in Pembrokeshire. We were part of the https://www.facebook.com/dirtygreentrainers pro  sports photography team and we also did a few ‘test shots’ with SkyCam. As a result of this we have been commissioned to provide photographs and video for https://www.facebook.com/IMWales Iron Man Wales. This will be the first time this event has been photographed in this way- we are excited! https://www.facebook.com/dirtygreentrainers/photos/a.785029274859198.1073741837.219758104719654/785029178192541/?type=1&theater   Like this:Like …

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The weather in space……….

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Many aspects of  modern technology can be disrupted by space weather storms.  Changes in the ionosphere alter long-distance radio signals and Global Position  Systems (GPS). This is why at SkyCam Wales we monitor the weather in space.Strong magnetic fields can diminish the accuracy of compasses,  disrupt magnetic prospecting, and even cause homing pigeons to go astray. Recent images of the aurora borealis in the UK were only possible as a result of the surge in …

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Eye in the sky for animals in Asia….

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  The ShadowView Foundation and the Wildlife Friends Foundation International (WFFI) have recently agreed to collaborate on a mission to provide and deploy unmanned aerial systems in South East Asia. This mission is to identify and monitor illegal poaching activities, illegal cross-border trade of protected wildlife and expose the illegal farming of endangered species. This is another example of how SkyCam Wales can be used. http://www.shadowview.org/blog/eyes-in-the-sky-for-the-animals-in-asia/     Like this:Like Loading…

Wow! Is that a drone?

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Aerial Drone Photography No, It’s not a drone- it’s a UAS or UAV – unmanned aerial system / vehicle… Here at SkyCam Wales we have a UAS to suit any photography or filming requirement from a small sporting event to a fully edited  broadcast quality film. Aerial drone photography is key to future marketing! Did you know that to operate a UAS in the UK it is essential to undertake intensive training including a ground school …

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Welcome to our new website and tourism week in Wales..

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Don’t tell me – Show me… Beautiful beaches, clear water, fairytale islands and castles – it’s true that a picture speaks a thousand words! Unique aerial images to show case holiday accommodation and  pin point locations are the perfect way to attract customers! Like this:Like Loading…