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“I believe that drones can be used for good, I believe that they can be transformative” – a video interview with Johnny Miller


Johnny Miller at Deutsche Welle Bonn (photo by Alexander Plaum)

For a long time, drones were a) very expensive and b) almost exclusively used for spying, instilling fear, and killing people. This has significantly changed in recent years. While there’s – naturally – still a massive market for so-called military UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles), drone production for the civil sector has increased as well: Several tech companies now offer peaceful flying gadgets that feature high quality propellers and cameras and are available for less than 1000 euros. Simultaneously, drones have become favorite tools for a dedicated scene of journalists, artists, and media innovators all over the world. One of them is Johnny Miller.


Monday, May 6th, 2019


Team MULTIDRONE flies over “forbidden city” in Brandenburg


In yet another cooperation with DW Travel, DW Innovation’s MULTIDRONE team has helped explore the “forbidden city” of Wünsdorf from the air.


Tuesday, August 29th, 2017


MULTIDRONE Team produces drone feature for Deutsche Welle


As part of its training program, our MULTIDRONE team has produced a first drone feature.


Monday, July 24th, 2017