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Good morning, here are yesterday’s headlines with 5 tips for real estate drone photography, DJI Ocusync versus DJI Lightbridge, drone swarms for marines, DJI Enterprise Shield and a DJI Mavic Pro capturing a daredevil skiing down the K2 mountain. Lastly, we have a video from a commercial drone operator who is being confronted, some people might say ‘harassed’, by a concerned resident.

Yesterday’s headlines

Today’s video

Here’s an interesting video of a commercial drone operator on a job in California who is confronted, some people might say ‘harassed’, by a local resident. The resident is concerned about his privacy even though Chris, the drone pilot, explains to him that he is droning to capture footage over a construction project across the street. Eventually, the cops are called and they tell the neighbor to leave the drone operator alone to do his job. Throughout the whole episode, Chris stays calm and professional. Thumbs up for Chris for keeping his cool!

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Haye Kesteloo is the Editor in Chief and Main Writer at DroneDJ, where he covers all drone related news and writes product reviews. He also contributes to the other sites in the 9to5Mac group such as; 9to5Mac, 9to5Google, 9to5Toys and Electrek. Haye can be reached at or @hayekesteloo