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MIT Research News

May 18, 2017

Cinematography on the fly

System directs camera-equipped drones to maintain framing of an aerial shot.

Larry Hardesty | MIT News Office

In recent years, a host of Hollywood blockbusters — including “The Fast and the Furious 7,” “Jurassic World,” and “The Wolf of Wall Street” — have included aerial tracking shots provided by drone helicopters outfitted with cameras.