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Drone Camera being used for The Hobbit

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Oct 17 2011, 10:13am


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When you think of The Lord of the Rings films, you can't help but remember the sweeping landscape shots - filmed using expert coordination of helicopters across the rugged New Zealand landscape. Well, now, thanks to some new technology, Peter Jackson is saving some fuel by dumping the helicopter and using a newly developed 'drone' camera setup. Called the OM-Copter, the eight-blade device allows for smooth and stable flight. Thanks to Ringer Kookie for sending us a link to Geek.com where you can learn all about this new tech! [Read More]

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Drone Camera being used for The Hobbit News From Bree Send a private message to News From Bree Oct 17 2011, 10:13am
    Peter's got a new toy!! :D grammaboodawg Send a private message to grammaboodawg Oct 17 2011, 4:34pm
        They'll have to Ataahua Send a private message to Ataahua Oct 17 2011, 6:40pm
            Just wait, he will probably have a Martin Jetpack with a camera on next // LordMaximus Send a private message to LordMaximus Oct 17 2011, 7:20pm
            Bwaahahaa!!! ya got me! :D grammaboodawg Send a private message to grammaboodawg Oct 17 2011, 11:45pm
            *Snert* Probably.// Wraith Buster Send a private message to Wraith Buster Oct 19 2011, 7:53pm
        Lol! Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Oct 17 2011, 7:30pm
            OH! grammaboodawg Send a private message to grammaboodawg Oct 17 2011, 11:51pm
            Ha. Never thought I would see the day when Father Ted gets a nod on TORN message boards! // pandoraziki Send a private message to pandoraziki Oct 18 2011, 1:18pm
                Well, it seemed vaguely appropriate! Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Oct 19 2011, 2:25am
    That is totally cool!// Elizabeth Send a private message to Elizabeth Oct 17 2011, 6:32pm
    UPDATE: Story is FALSE Otaku-sempai Send a private message to Otaku-sempai Oct 17 2011, 7:57pm
        I was about to say... Pipe Dream Send a private message to Pipe Dream Oct 17 2011, 9:45pm
            Or a Martin jet pack. LordMaximus Send a private message to LordMaximus Oct 18 2011, 3:15am
                I'll take two. Ataahua Send a private message to Ataahua Oct 18 2011, 3:50am
        Response Time JWPlatt Oct 17 2011, 11:11pm
        Too bad, actually. Elizabeth Send a private message to Elizabeth Oct 17 2011, 11:46pm
            I hope he stays on the ground for the most part... Gandalf'sMother Oct 18 2011, 1:13pm
            How are Red Epics challanging? Chopsta123 Send a private message to Chopsta123 Oct 19 2011, 7:35pm
        Bummer... yet... grammaboodawg Send a private message to grammaboodawg Oct 17 2011, 11:49pm
        Nothing stranger than news from Bree!// Milknut Send a private message to Milknut Oct 18 2011, 5:08am
    Nice gadget Flagg Send a private message to Flagg Oct 18 2011, 12:21pm

 
 
 

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