Kara Murphy first picked up a drone in 2014, and has been hooked ever since. Today she is a Bay Area-based certified remote pilot, marketing consultant, and writer working with clients that include DroneDeploy, Flying Robot International Film Festival, Wedding Drones, and ACE Hardware. Murphy also writes a twice-monthly column for Drone360mag.com, as well as occasional feature articles for Drone360 magazine.

In addition to working with clients on aerial photography and videography projects, Murphy builds community for their brands. She is an avid self-taught photographer whose images have appeared on CNN, Fortune, Drone360 magazine, and on a variety of commercial websites. She sells aerial prints featuring landmarks of her Bay Area hometown and her international travels.