FAA Announces Commercial Drone Regulations

Today the FAA released the long-anticipated Part 107 commercial drone regulations. Previously, to fly a drone legally, the FAA required commercial drone operators to file a petition under Section 333,...


Another Colin Guinn Webinar!

It’s time for the next chapter in our pro video webinar series, led by UAV expert Colin Guinn. (Register here! We’re running a special and secret promotion for current Solo...


3D Robotics Selects Fast RTPS for System Infrastructure

We’ve been hard at work at 3DR on system architecture and looking into new ways of building adaptable UAV systems. Solo in particular leverages a number of distributed systems — components that...


Such Great Heights: Solo Shoots EpicTV’s “Epic Climber Spain” Series

We’re proud to see Solo featured on EpicTV, premier source for adventure sport videos. Starting back in April, Epic has been rolling out their “Epic Climber Spain” miniseries, in which...

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Solo Featured in DevinSuperTramp “Mirror’s Edge” Parkour Video

If you haven’t heard of YouTube star DevinSuperTramp — well, you’re not exactly in the minority, as there are seven billion of us, but you get the point. The man has four...


What 3DR was up to at NAB 2016

Last week at NAB 2016, we unveiled our new drone: Solo. You might remember we unveiled Solo at NAB 2015. You remember right. However, you may also remember our promise...


Using Time Lapse with Cable cam: Tips and tricks

Time lapse is a new function of Cable cam; you can access it in the Cable cam options menu. Time lapse allows you to slow Solo down to a crawl,...


Solo for Photography — Interview with @aerialskylab

How did you get started flying drones? I’ve always had a passion for aviation and robotics. I was doing some video production work for a company called Creative Live in...

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Documentary Storytelling with Solo

We recently sat down with Kelly Webster, the team’s post-production supervisor of all of our documentary style videos, to discuss not only her approach and techniques in assembling and footage...


Site Scan FAQ

Last week we announced Site Scan™, our end-to-end reality capture and analytics enterprise platform. This week, we’ll answer some of the top questions about that system. If you’ve got any...