Drones and Journalism: How the media is making use of unmanned aerial vehicles

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It explores the increased use of unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, by the global media for researching and newsgathering purposes. It examines the technological development and capabilities of contemporary drone hardware and the future of drone journalism. It also considers the complex place of the media’s drone use in relation to international laws, as well as the ethical challenges and issues raised by the practice.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages118
ISBN (Print)9781138668782
Publication statusPublished - 2017


  • drones
  • UAVs
  • media

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