DroneZon https://www.dronezon.com Drone Technology, Knowledge, News & Reviews Sun, 22 Sep 2019 11:07:18 +0000 en hourly 1 https://www.dronezon.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/cropped-Drone-Technology-Knowledge-News-Reviews-32x32.jpg DroneZon https://www.dronezon.com 32 32 What Are Drones Used For From Business To Critical Missions https://www.dronezon.com/drones-for-good/what-are-drones-used-for-and-best-drone-uses/ Sun, 22 Sep 2019 09:20:16 +0000 https://www.dronezon.com/?p=557546 What are drones used for answered here covering every sector you can think of.  Drones are being used to save lives, environment works, archaeology, farming, property management, mining, construction and much more. We start by looking at what drones are used for in specific sectors and include some terrific videos along the way. The drone...]]> 7 Best Drones For Education To Build, Learn To Code And Configure https://www.dronezon.com/learn-about-drones-quadcopters/best-educational-drones-kits-to-build-and-code-uavs/ Sun, 22 Sep 2019 06:15:22 +0000 https://www.dronezon.com/?p=1612836 A great educational drone doesn't cost you a fortune and at the same time gives you everything you need to build and code the UAV. There are quite a few drones for education available, whether you want to learn at home, in the classroom or on a University program. Along with fun learning to build...]]> Understanding White Balance For Great Aerial Photos https://www.dronezon.com/aerial-photo-and-video/aerial-photography/best-white-balance-settings-for-aerial-photography/ Sat, 21 Sep 2019 18:15:31 +0000 http://www.dronezon.com/?p=308368 Knowing how to set the white balance in your aerial photography is critical to capturing perfect aerial photos. While you can fix and transform your photos on the computer, you cannot beat getting it correct out in the field. The information in this post covers white balance in general so you can use this knowledge...]]> Remove Barrel Fisheye Effect For Perfect Aerial Photos https://www.dronezon.com/aerial-photo-and-video/aerial-photography/remove-barrel-distortion-fisheye-effect-on-aerial-photos/ Sat, 21 Sep 2019 06:25:54 +0000 http://www.dronezon.com/?p=242494 Having the fisheye effect in your aerial photos is a big problem.  However, barrel distortion correction in your existing aerial photos can easily be solved with a number of software programs. This post with examples and videos show you exactly what fisheye distortion is, how it comes about and how you can remove it using...]]> 10 Top Drone Aerial Filming Tips To Give Your Videos The WOW Factor https://www.dronezon.com/aerial-photo-and-video/aerial-filming/best-drone-aerial-video-photography-tips/ Sat, 21 Sep 2019 06:00:12 +0000 http://www.dronezon.com/?p=384753 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...]]> 8 Top Anti Poaching Drones For Critical Wildlife Protection https://www.dronezon.com/drones-for-good/wildlife-conservation-protection-using-anti-poaching-drones-technology/ Thu, 19 Sep 2019 08:31:48 +0000 https://www.dronezon.com/?p=616538 Anti poaching drones are making a big impact in the saving of Rhinos, Elephants, Tigers, Gorillas and other critically endangered species.   Drones with anti poaching technology are assisting Park Rangers across the globe and especially in Africa and Asia. Drones are relatively cheap, can cover hundreds and even thousands of acres in a short...]]> Drone Gimbal Design, Parts and Top Gimbals for Aerial Filming https://www.dronezon.com/learn-about-drones-quadcopters/drone-gimbal-design-components-parts-technology-overview/ Mon, 16 Sep 2019 19:02:51 +0000 http://www.dronezon.com/?p=309120 Having a top quality drone gimbal is essential to capturing great aerial film, photography, 3D mapping, lidar, photogrammetry and other sensor driven imagery. For drones to be widely used across different sectors, it is essential that UAV gimbal stabilization technology keeps in line with drone innovation. This is very much the case so far. Here...]]> Flash Lidar Time of Flight (ToF) Camera Sensors On Drones And 10 Terrific Uses https://www.dronezon.com/learn-about-drones-quadcopters/best-uses-for-time-of-flight-tof-camera-depth-sensor-technology-in-drones-or-ground-based/ Thu, 12 Sep 2019 20:30:38 +0000 https://www.dronezon.com/?p=524641 A flash lidar also known as a ToF camera sensor on a drone or ground based system has numerous powerful uses. These flash lidar Time-of-Flight camera sensors can be used for object scanning, measure distance, indoor navigation, obstacle avoidance, gesture recognition, tracking objects, measuring volumes, reactive altimeters, 3D photography, augmented reality games and much more....]]> 15 Top Drone Photography Tips To Capture Stunning Aerial Photos Every Time https://www.dronezon.com/aerial-photo-and-video/aerial-photography/great-aerial-shot-tips-to-massively-improve-your-drone-photography/ Thu, 12 Sep 2019 10:30:06 +0000 https://www.dronezon.com/?p=1611927 Here is 15 of the best drone photography tips to ensure you capture great aerial photos every time. The drone photo tips cover lens filters, filming in RAW format, the thirds grid, UAV forecast, auto exposure bracketing, counterpoints, juxtaposition, lighting, leading lines, creating depth in photos and much more. These drone photo tips are simple...]]> Understanding Drone FPV Live Video, Antenna Gain And Range https://www.dronezon.com/learn-about-drones-quadcopters/learn-about-uav-antenna-fpv-live-video-transmitters-receivers/ Wed, 11 Sep 2019 16:15:20 +0000 https://www.dronezon.com/?p=546111 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 numerous sectors. It is a terrific flying experience as you are seeing...]]> 12 Top Collision Avoidance Drones And Obstacle Detection Explained https://www.dronezon.com/learn-about-drones-quadcopters/top-drones-with-obstacle-detection-collision-avoidance-sensors-explained/ Mon, 09 Sep 2019 19:15:55 +0000 https://www.dronezon.com/?p=1061804 Drones with obstacle detection and collision avoidance sensors are becoming more prevalent in both the consumer and professional sectors. This year, we have quite a few drones with collision avoidance technology. This obstacle detection and avoidance technology started with sensors detecting objects in front of the drone. Now the latest drones from DJI, Walkera, Yuneec...]]> 7 Best Aerial Photography Drones At Very Affordable Prices https://www.dronezon.com/aerial-photo-and-video/aerial-photography/best-aerial-photography-drones-with-prices/ Fri, 06 Sep 2019 20:16:05 +0000 https://www.dronezon.com/?p=1612041 Flying a top aerial photography drone is the only way to capture stunning landscapes. Here are the best drones for aerial photography, each having 4k cameras, super smooth stabilization, first person view, intelligent flight modes, excellent automatic and manual camera settings. These UAVs have the best cameras for drone photography and all have an excellent...]]> 10 Best FPV Drone Goggles For A Terrific Flying Experience https://www.dronezon.com/drone-reviews/fpv-goggles-for-drones-to-experience-the-thrill-of-flying/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 20:15:59 +0000 http://www.dronezon.com/?p=36371 Flying using FPV drone goggles is a terrific experience. To have the best flying experience, it is important to choose the best FPV glasses, which are correct for you. Knowing about field of view, IPD, glass optics, resolution and digital head tracking will help you pick the right drone goggles. A number of drone manufacturers...]]> 10 Thermal Vision Cameras For Drones And How Thermal Imaging Works https://www.dronezon.com/learn-about-drones-quadcopters/9-heat-vision-cameras-for-drones-and-how-thermal-imaging-works/ Tue, 03 Sep 2019 20:00:40 +0000 https://www.dronezon.com/?p=1583113 A thermal imaging camera on a drone turns it into a powerful tool, which can be used in many sectors from construction, mining, electrical, surveillance, firefighting, search and rescue. Thermal drones which use vision imaging cameras have so many positive uses by detecting heat coming from almost all objects and materials turning them into images...]]> DJI Mavic 2 Pro And Zoom Review Includes Features, Specs With FAQS https://www.dronezon.com/drone-reviews/dji-mavic-2-pro-zoom-review-of-features-specifications-with-faqs/ Tue, 03 Sep 2019 19:10:53 +0000 https://www.dronezon.com/?p=1611690 This DJI Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom review looks at the outstanding features of these 2 new quadcopters. Both Mavic 2 drones are a tremendous feat of engineering, elegant design and new innovative technology from DJI. In our Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom review, we give you a nice overview of...]]>