How to Buy a Drone for Beginners

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How to Buy a Drone (Beginner’s Guide)

Below is the drone buying guide we wish we would have had when we first started learning about the UAV industry.

We’ve spent countless hours reading, watching videos, and talking with people about UAV units, from simple indoor quadcopters that cost $40 to more advanced octocopters that, when coupled with accessories like stabilization gimbals and wireless aerial imaging monitors, cost upwards of $10,000. We’ve been lucky enough to fly a bunch of these units too. 🙂

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How to Use Drones to do Stunning Aerial Photography

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One of the most exciting developments in photography in the last year or two is the drone – high flying cameras that enable you to capture unique viewpoints of common subjects. Recently the cost of getting a camera into the air has dropped dramatically and if you decide to venture down this road I guarantee you won’t be disappointed. Apart from the amazing images you will capture, they are also tremendous fun! Continue reading

DJI Phantom 3 Review

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With HD video recording capabilities, an aesthetic design, and above average battery life, the DJI Phantom 3 has earned its spot as the “Holy Grail” of consumer quadcopters. DJI is now making it easier than ever before to capture beautiful aerial footage without having to be a very skilled pilot. This model is a perfect quadcopter for the masses, and is something that both professional film makers and hobbyists are going to find extremely useful and fun. In this DJI Phantom 3 review, we’ll talk more about what it has to offer. Continue reading

PHANTOM 4 PRO

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An uprated camera is equipped with a 1-inch 20-megapixel sensor capable of shooting 4K/60fps video and Burst Mode stills at 14 fps. The adoption of titanium alloy and magnesium alloy construction increases the rigidity of the airframe and reduces weight, making the Phantom 4 Pro similar in weight to the Phantom 4. The Flight Autonomy system adds dual rear vision sensors and infrared sensing systems for a total of five-directions of obstacle sensing and four-directions of obstacle avoidance. Continue reading

GoPro Drone Aerial Photography – Getting Started

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Are you new to drone aerial photography? Well, you’re not alone. Consumer drones are still relatively new, so you won’t find many resources on the topic. Fortunately, getting started with GoPro drones isn’t that difficult. And once you master these principles, you’ll be in a position to capture some amazing aerial footage! With that said, in the following sections we’re going to provide you with critical tips for getting started. Continue reading