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Light Show Drones

The Intel Shooting Star Drone is Designed for Swarm-Based Light Shows

— November 7, 2016 — Tech
The sky's the limit when it comes to the purposes that drones can serve, and the Intel Shooting Star drones are an example of how the unmanned aerial vehicles can be used when programmers and designers get creative. The quadcopters are purpose-built to perform light shows in conjunction with one another, creating beautifully choreographed overhead images by flying in formation.

The Intel Shooting Star is built like a standard, lightweight quadcopter drone, however it comes with a powerful LED at its center. That LED has virtually unlimited color combinations, with Intel claiming a total of 4 billion hues. The microchip company also designed a software program to control a plethora of the drones at once with a single operator; at a recent event in Hamburg, Germany, 500 Intel Shooting Star drones flew in formation.
Trend Themes
1. Swarm-based Light Shows - Creating choreographed overhead images through the use of multiple drones flying in formation.
2. Unmanned Aerial Vehicles - Exploring the endless possibilities and purposes that drones can serve.
3. LED Technology Innovations - Utilizing powerful LED lights with virtually unlimited color combinations for unique visual experiences.
Industry Implications
1. Entertainment - Enhancing live performances and events with mesmerizing aerial light shows.
2. Technology - Developing innovative software programs and hardware for drone control and LED integration.
3. Events and Conferences - Providing captivating and immersive experiences through the use of swarm-based light shows using drones.
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