With Follow Me mode drone technology, the UAV will automatically follow your movements giving you tremendous opportunity to film some very unique aerial shots. It’s hands free flying and filming. At present there are 2 types of Follow Me mode technology.  There is the GSC with Follow Me GPS transmitter technology and the latest using…

 

The natural beauty of Iceland, Alaska, Greenland and Svalbard are captured magnificently in these drone aerial videos.  Perhaps it’s the pristine, clear air which makes it easier to film in these regions or maybe it’s hard to film badly in such beautiful surroundings. For sure, drones are bringing beautiful images of far out regions right…

 

These top drone aerial filming tips, flying techniques and maneuvers are easy to follow and with some practice your aerial filming will improve dramatically. Great aerial filming is more than knowing camera settings such as white balance, shutter speeds, aperture and ISO settings. To get great aerial video, you need to plan your trip, check…

 

Gyroscope stabilization in drones is very essential. Three and six axis gyro stabilization technology provide navigational information to the flight controller and make drones easier and safer to fly. Gyro stabilization technology is one of the components which gives us the smooth flight capabilities allowing us to film fantastic aerial views of our beautiful planet….

 

A drone with GPS and autopilot system including camera gives you plenty of aerial options.  As well as flying it’s programmed route, a drone on autopilot can take aerial photos and video much better than any pilot can. That is especially true in difficult weather conditions.  A drone flying in autopilot mode is monitoring and…

 

Without doubt, 4k UHD video is definitely the starting baseline standard for market entry into aerial filming with drones.  This year has already produced a number of 4k UHD videos drones.  In 2015, we had 6 out of the box drones with 4k ultra high definition video cameras. In this post with videos, we look…

 

UAV lidar and photogrammetry imaging applications are increasing rapidly. This is not surprising as using GPS enabled UAVs for aerial surveying is very cost effective in comparison to hiring an aircraft with photogrammetry equipment.  Because UAVs are relatively inexpensive, many organisations will have their own fleet, allowing for rapid surveys over large land areas where…

 

The new Phantom 4’s Intelligent Flight Systems are fantastic.  These innovative flight modes such as obstacle avoidance, vision sensing, sport mode, tap fly, follow me and active track flight mode are real game changers. You also have the existing technologies such as waypoints, points of interest, course and home lock. Along with top notch stabilization,…

 

In this Phantom 3 review we look at it’s innovative technology and features which make this drone the most popular on the market. In the past couple of weeks the DJI Phantom 3 has become even better value because of the arrival of the Phantom 4. For most people, there is no need to look…