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How Does the DJI Mavic PRO Stack Up Against the Phantom 4?

With the recent release of its compact and portable Mavic PRO quadcopter, the leading drone and gimbal maker DJI continues to attract the attention of more and more filmmakers interested in aerial cinematography. The availability of other popular models on the market, however, such as the Phantom 4,

The Latest Walkera Voyager 4 Drone Boasts Whopping 16x Optical Zoom Capabilities and Can Be Controlled From Anywhere in the World

The established Chinese drone manufacturer Walkera surprisingly unveiled it’s flagship Voyager 4 superzoom camera drone, the first consumer-oriented UAV on the market equipped with a gimbal-stabilized 360-degree camera boasting 16x optical zoom lens with a maximum 1500mm focal length. The announcement comes only a week after DJI introduced its

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

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

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

Nod Ring Allows You to Control Your Drone with a Wave of Your Hand

With the latest technological advancements some quite exciting ongoing innovations in the world of Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are attracting more and more the attention of filmmakers and enthusiasts alike. I was literally blown away by the work and recent achievements of Nod – a creative hi-tech company based in Mountain View,

How to Update and Calibrate Your DJI Inspire 1 Drone

As much as you enjoy flying your DJI Inspire 1 4K quad it’s important to note that you should be very mindful and responsible not only when your UAV is up in the air. The permanent maintenance and regular calibration of  the drone are just as important as the safety measurements

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