RJI’s director of aerial journalism, Stacey Woelfel, attended the Consumer Electronics Show 2020 in Las Vegas to survey all the new offerings of interest to drone journalists. Here’s what he found.
RJI@CES 2020: Newsroom favorite Phantom 4 Pro drone returns quietly
Countless drone journalists cut their flying teeth on one of the sturdy Phantom models from DJI. Many lamented its departure from the product line last year as maker DJI officially discontinued the popular Phantom 4 and listed its Phantom 4 Pro permanently
RJI@CES 2020: Wet drone? No problem!
We all know that drones that get wet don’t fly—at least so we thought. But a number of manufacturers at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) are teaching drone pilots a lesson about just how wet a drone can get.
RJI@CES 2020: Drone makers roll out alternatives to DJI for news flights
Nearly every drone in most newsroom bears the DJI nameplate, but several drone companies on display at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas are making the case drone journalists should make a switch.