Watch This GoPro-equipped Quadcopter Fly Into a Groom’s Head

I’m sure it seemed like a good idea for a cool shot… Do a close fly-by with a DJI Phantom packing a GoPro as the bride and groom cozy up for some wedding photos…

But then, the drone smacks the groom square in the head.

DJI Phantom

A DJI Phantom like the one used in the above video.

Fortunately, the groom is ok and took it all in good humor. No quadcopters on the honeymoon though…

If you are going to shoot quadcopter videos, be safe folks. Practice, practice, practice before you go live with this stuff. As Mike Tyson once said, “Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth.”

[via PetaPixel]

 

‘The Google Glass Photographer’ Parody Video Shows Just How Ridiculous Serious Photography Can Be With Google Glass

The Google Glass Photographer

What would it be like if you took Google Glass on a serious photography outing?

Macro shots? Timelapse? Weddings? Fashion?

We get answers these questions in the new parody video, ‘The Google Glass Photographer”. Check out this comical take on Google Glass below.

Improv Comedians Key & Peele Make for a Hilarious Photo Shoot

Key & Peele are a pair of hilarious comedians that are part of their self-titled show on Comedy Central. Their videos from Comedy Central are frequent viral hits, and these guys just seem to always be on.

They also recently made Fast Company’s list of 100 Most Creative People.┬áDuring a photo shoot for Fast Company (shown above),┬áKeegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele kept their improve rolling while the photo shoot attempted to move forward. [Read more…]