Fly Over Cameroon in a Hexacopter

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This weightless, dreamlike aerial footage was shot from a Hexacopter. Developed by William Thielicke, a Phd student in Germany, the Hexacopter is a remote control "micro air vehicle" with six rotating blades. Thielicke has made the project available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share-Alike license on his website, where you can read more about the technology behind the video. 

For more videos by William Thielicke, visit http://shrediquette.blogspot.com/. 

Video via Devour.com.

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.
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