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Jeffery Smith

Jeff Smith is the owner of Carolina Airshots Drone Technology based out of Central North Carolina. While he primarily can be found flying UAV’s both commercially and recreationally, he also enjoys hiking, playing his guitars and chatting with other drone enthusiasts.

Where Is the Serial Number on My DJI Drone?

All DJI Drones have a serial number that is unique to each aircraft.  Some of the common areas to look for the serial number on DJI drone products include on the packaging, the bottom of the drone, near the battery compartment, inside the battery compartment, or on the tail of the drone.  The exact location …

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How to Sell Your Used Drone (For Cash)

If you’re looking for a way to trade in your old drone, that most likely means you’re ready to upgrade to a newer, more sophisticated craft. Congratulations! You’re not alone.  The use of consumer drones has skyrocketed and every new model that is introduced to the market brings great incentives to upgrade your quad to …

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Drone Photography Planning (Explained for Beginners)

Operating a flying camera is much different than operating a handheld camera on the ground. Before you get started with aerial drone photography, you will need to learn how to do the planning that goes into getting good shots from hundreds of feet in the sky so you can make the most of your time …

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Best 4K Drones (For Photos and Videos)

Camera drones have revolutionized aerial photography and changed the way we capture those jaw-dropping images from the sky. When talking about 4k drones we are really talking about the ability of their cameras to capture detailed high-resolution footage. Cameras with 4k capability have quickly become the norm on smartphones, tablets, and other recording devices and …

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Top Drone Manufacturers: Who Makes the Best Drones on the Market?

Not too long ago, unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) were commonly thought of as high-tech military machines designed for warfare, or else we imagined the futuristic notion of commercial drones dropping our packages on our doorstep from the sky.  Since that time, drones have quickly evolved and have become more affordable and easier to operate enabling …

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Best Drone Backpacks (And Tips for Traveling with Your Drone)

When it comes to purchasing the right drone backpack, there are currently so many on the market to choose from that the options can be overwhelming, especially for the new drone pilot. You’ve most likely spent a lot of time choosing the right quad and accessories, and now you need a quality case to hold …

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5 Most Common Problems with Parrot ANAFI (Explained)

The Parrot ANAFI is right up there in terms of quality and performance when it comes to consumer drones. This lightweight foldable drone comes with great 4K HDR capabilities and a 21-megapixel camera.  Despite a few shortcomings and quirks, the Parrot ANAFI, which was released in 2018, is a good entry-level drone to capture some …

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