Here’s What Drone Surfing Is

Who would’ve thought that the once-dreaded drones – being long associated with the military utilization of these unmanned aerial vehicles, will now provide us with exciting new sport to indulge in or watch?

Drone surfing is the current buzz, thanks to a company that has just set a new trend in aerial sports involving drones. There’s drone racing, and even drone light shows.

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Freefly Systems, a Seattle-area company that makes toys for drone photographers, just released a video of your new favorite sport you didn’t know existed. Dronesurfing is kind of like wakeboarding without the wake — or the boat. Water sports fans will be instantly jealous of the video’s star, as he skids along the glassy surface without the noise of an engine or the smell of fumes. – Read more at:

Watch the video below:

Freefly Systems’ Alta 8, designed to carry heavy video equipment, has eight rotors making it strong enough to tow a surfer on a wakeboard. Say hello to the new sport of dronesurfing where waves aren’t necessary. – Read more at:

So how does it feel to surf with a drone?

Being pulled along the top of the water by a drone is akin to wakeboarding without a boat, but since there is no wake, the wide turns and cutbacks make for a free flowing experience unlike anything we’ve ever seen – Read more at:

See this to check out the drones that are best for surfing, as well as for drone photography services.

Meanwhile, here’s a video clip from Popular Mechanics showing a breathtaking footage of the Northern Lights. –

 

 

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