It’s not exactly yesterday’s flight of an eagle, but this aerial view of Minnehaha Falls is still pretty neat.
It was taken using a consumer drone. The same kind that filmed this beauty earlier this summer:
These things certainly aren’t going away. In fact, they’re becoming fairly ubiquitous. The day may not be far off when multiple little drones with Go Pro cameras are flying around tourist-heavy areas.
That should be fun.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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