FPV live video using radio frequency antenna, transmitter and receiver signaling technology is one of the main reasons why drones have become so popular. This live video transmission along with high quality cameras allow drones to be used in many positive ways across many sectors.  It’t also a terrific experience, seeing what the drone camera…

 

What is a drone and how do drones work is answered here in very easy to understand language. Drone technology is constantly evolving as new innovation and big investment is bringing more advanced drones to the market every few months. In this article, I will discuss UAV technology on one of the most popular drones…

 

Updating the Typhoon Q500 4k firmware along with the ST10 Remote Controller will add many new features to the quadcopter, improve it’s performance and even fix software bugs. There is a bit of work if you haven’t updated the Q500 firmware before. Once you have done it once or twice, then it will become very…

 

Here are ten tips to fix Mavic Pro disconnects including loss of signal to the remote controller and loss of video transmission to the DJI Go 4 app. These DJI Mavic Pro disconnect issues and problem can happen at any time from your first flight to some months later.  Mavic disconnects can happen close to…

 

Here are the instructions on how to update the DJI Spark firmware. The DJI Spark remote controller firmware can also be updated at the same time or separately. By upgrading to the latest DJI Spark firmware, your quadcopter will have the latest fixes to any issues along with new features for both the Spark quadcopter…

 

Understanding quadcopter propeller and motor direction along with design gives us a great understanding on how a quadcopter works.  Quadcopters today, are very easy to fly in any direction. They can also hover in place super smoothly. In this post we look at how a quadcopter flies, the required motor direction, configuration, setup, propeller design…

 

This Yuneec Typhoon Q500 4k review looks closely at the drone, CGO3 4K camera, ST10 controller and Steady Grip.  Also included are Q500 4k stunning aerial footage and camera settings. Just as important we look at what comes with the quadcopter and the latest Yuneec Q500 4k price. The Q500 4k Pro first came on…

 

The DJI Assistant 2 software contains extras settings and utilities for all DJI equipment such as drones, gimbals and cameras. With the DJI Assistant 2 Mavic, you have options to upload  flight data, black box information, calibrate your vision sensors and upgrade your firmware. There is also a DJI Assistant 2 Simulator for testing flight…

 

All drone parts and components are vital for you to enjoy a smooth safe flying experience.  Knowing the parts of a drone will give you extra confidence as a drone owner.  You will know which components to inspect on a regular basis and the drone parts which are easy to replace or upgrade. Knowing your…

 

Multispectral imaging camera sensors on agricultural drones allow the farmer manage crops, soil, fertilizing and irrigation more effectively. There are huge benefits both to the farmer and to the wider environment by minimizing the use of sprays, fertilizers, wastage of water and at the same time increasing the yield of crops. Multispectral camera remote sensing…

 

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…

 

With Follow Me drone technology, the UAV is programmed to automatically follow you around, giving you many opportunities to film unique aerial shots. It is hands free flying and filming. At present there are 2 types of drone Follow Me mode technology.  This article presents a quick guide to drones that follow you, along with…