Drones are slowly starting to become a more common site in our skies. The Federal Aviation Administration reports that there could be more than 7,500 in commercial operation within five years. Multiple industries are starting to recognize the potential, and in the world of sports everyone from coaches to event organizers say drones could be a valuable tool.
Falling prices and new operating systems are making drones available to the masses but experts say there are still some challenges ahead. How can rights holders and event organizers utilize this new technology? Is this technology safe enough to utilize? More questions than answers at the moment, but we could be looking at the future of capturing events on camera.