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Drone Racing Is Growing Rapidly

Back in January we highlighted the rise of drone racing as, well, “a thing.” It’s hard to know whether it should be classified as a game, a sport, or perhaps simply its own category of activity. Whatever the case, however, it now exists, and as we mentioned

Xiaomi Announces 4K Mi Drone for Less than $500

The consumer drone market is one of the most lucrative market segments at the moment generating billions of dollars in revenue for leading manufacturers such as DJI, tempting money hungry investors to plunge their millions into ventures building and marketing unmanned aerial systems that are relatively cheap,

DJI Tease New Drone to be Unveiled March 1st

Just a few days ago, DJI posted a new teaser video for their new upcoming drone to be unveiled tomorrow March 1st. As with most DJI teaser trailers, we can catch a few obscure glimpses of the new unmanned aerial system, which some speculate may be a

New DJI Phantom 3 4K Quad for $999 and Black Inspire 1 Pro

DJI just announced their most affordable 4K quadcopter – DJI Phantom 3 4K at the 2016 edition of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Instead of the company’s well known Lightbridge technology, the Phantom 3 4K features Wi-Fi connectivity for up to 3,900+ feet and a

DJI Phantom X – Is This The Future of Consumer Drones?

Chinese tech giant DJI, largely responsible for bringing ready-to-fly unmanned aerial platforms to the masses, as well as providing cinematographers and video creators around the world with easy to balance and affordable hand held stabilisers like the DJI RONIN, and the lightweight Ronin-M, recently posted a teaser promo on their

How to Improve Your Workflow While Filming People With a Drone

Filming aerials with your drone/quad-copter can be a funny and truly enjoyable experience, however if you don’t have a solid skill set, enough practice and a strict plan knowing in advance what exactly you are going to shoot you might miss the whole point of flying and filming with such

The Brand New Tesla Drone Concept Boasts Innovative Design, 30MP 4K Camera and 60 Minute Flight Time

The contemporary UAV technology has inevitably and irreversibly revolutionised aerial videography by taking the world of independent filmmakers and enthusiasts alike by storm. Yet, as any other relatively new piece of technology, the consumer UAVs also have their flaws and imperfections. A common downside, for instance, many of the mid-range and even high-end models

HEXO+ Autonomous Flying Camera Drone For Your GoPro Hero4

Unmanned aerial vehicles, or UAV for short, have been around for some time now, but it wasn’t until innovative companies like DJI who put affordable and easy to operate quadcopters like their Phantom series into the hands of filmmakers and enthusiasts alike, that this technology really took