Science & Environment
Peter Virag, a self-taught photographer who’s lived in Melbourne since 2007, says that drone photography has the ability to capture striking perspectives of otherwise mundane subjects. Here, he shares with us the abstract patterns and vivid colours of parts of Victoria.
Lifeguards could potentially have a new ally in the fight to reduce shark incidents: drones that can spot when a shark swims nearby, and automatically alert authorities.
An environmental organisation hopes to raise $30,000 to buy a fleet of drones to expose the scale of land clearing in Australia.
Called “capital breeders”, the females build up energy reserves in summer feeding grounds – relying solely on fat stores throughout the breeding season.
Explore a stunning perspective of Dirk Hartog Island off the remote WA coast.
Stunning never-before-seen bird’s-eye view of Uluru.
Incredible aerial photos from around the world recognised in international drone photography contest.
A cruise company has captured incredible footage of up to 70 tiger sharks feeding on a deceased humpback whale in Western Australia.
Rare footage of a pod of false killer whales hunting down a juvenile shark has been captured by drone off Cronulla beach in Sydney’s south.
Drone footage taken off the west coast of New Zealand in February may be the first known video of a mother blue whale nursing her calf.