5:00 PM Dec 12, 2013
ReadyHeli.com technician and sales agent Brett Strand operates his own personal octacopter drone in Jupiter, Fla., Dec. 4, 2013. (Richard Graulich/Palm Beach Post/MCT)
(MCT) – The camera swoops over the green expanse of the Everglades hundreds of feet below, like many helicopter shots you've seen on television. But suddenly it dips and flies through a narrow, shaded canal where kayakers are paddling, and a viewer has to wonder, "How on earth did they fly a chopper in such a tight space?"