James Trew

Managing Editor

James began writing for music magazines in the UK during the '90s. After a few failed attempts at a DJ career, he carved out a living reviewing DJ and music production gear. Now he lives in the Bay Area, covering drones, fitness tech and culture, though he keeps his DJ gear plugged in and on show. You never know.

Articles by James Trew

04.06.17
ESPN's Drone Racing League returns with faster, bigger races
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ESPN's Drone Racing League returns with faster, bigger races

The DRL's 2017 season debuts a souped-up quadcopter and more complex circuits.

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04.05.17
GoPro's $100 accessory puts Karma's gimbal (almost) anywhere
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GoPro's $100 accessory puts Karma's gimbal (almost) anywhere

Steady video is priceless, technically, until you buy this Karma Grip extension cable.

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03.18.17
Ethan Hawke shot most of his forthcoming biopic with DJI gear
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Ethan Hawke shot most of his forthcoming biopic with DJI gear

'Blaze' tells the story of a troubled country singer through the eye of drones and the DJI Osmo.

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03.14.17
'La La Land' composer on electronica's key role in the film
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'La La Land' composer on electronica's key role in the film

Justin Hurwitz reveals why a story stuck in the past needed technology to push it forward.

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