First a little background on the Lily drone. Back in 2015, the Lily was launched on Kickstarter as the world’s first, waterproof, ultraportable, throw-and-shoot camera, that would provide professional cinematic video footage. The Lily was an instant success, totaling a massive $34 million dollars in pre-sales from around 60,000 customers as well as a $15 million in private funding. Then in the beginning of 2017 things came to an abrupt end. Lily’s co-founders Antoine and Henry sent out a letter “The Adventure Comes to an End“, announcing that they will shut down the company.
Lily Stories September 1