Spotted Eagle, Douglas
Managing Producer/Trainer/Author | Sundance Media Group - Founder / Primary Instructor
Douglas Spotted Eagle is a giant in the video and audio industries, having received Grammy, Emmy, DuPont, Peabody, and many other awards. Douglas the Director of Educational Programming for Sundance Media Group and VASST and an industry consultant. He has authored several books and DVDs and serving as an advisor and guide for remote pilots, videographers, software manufacturers, and broadcasters. Douglas is a well-known musician and a world-travelled speaker/instructor. Skydiving since 2006 and instructing UAS since 2012, Douglas is an accomplished aerial photographer who thrives in the adrenaline-filled world of fast-action videography, Douglas now focuses his energy and experience within the UAV/sUAS industry. Appointed as a Safety and Training Advisor in the aviation world, he is a risk management/mitigation subject matter expert. With an intimate knowledge of the FAA FARs and FSIMs, Douglas' vision is to incorporate his years of imaging and aviation experience into best-practices for everything drone/UAV/UAS. A frequent (and dynamic!) speaker, Douglas consults on UAV cinematography, public safety implementation of UAS, commercial and infrastructural UAV applications, UAV risk management, night UAS flight, aerial security systems, and 107 training to ensure pilots clearly understand the FAA laws.