A New Form in Journalism: Drone Journalism


  • Ceren Yegen Muş Alparslan University Faculty of Communication




Journalism, Communication Technologies, New Media, Drone, Drone Journalism


Today, there is a new technological development every day. Many technological developments reflected in the field of communication have also influenced and transformed journalism as an important area. As a new and interesting form of journalism, drone journalism, have been added to citizen journalism, data journalism and robot journalism, which have been experienced through new media. Drones, especially used in search and rescue operations and draw attention in the context of reaching large areas with speed, have started to be used in the field of journalism today. The role of CNN has also been influential in trying to add remote-controlled drones to the journalism industry. In this study drone journalism as a new form of journalism will be discussed in the context of the development of communication technologies and the effects of journalism; the possibilities and opportunities for news reporting of drones which are unmanned aerial vehicle will be examined.




How to Cite

Yegen, C. (2018). A New Form in Journalism: Drone Journalism. European Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, 3(1), 175–175. https://doi.org/10.26417/ejms.v7i1.p175-175