Drones 101 with Adam of CameraLends.com

by Adam Derewecki CameraLends Founder   Drones are one of the hottest items of the year. You see them getting into trouble on the news, getting Cartman into trouble on South Park, but most importantly, you've been...

Drones at the LeWeb Conference

Commercial drones (AKA UAV’s) are being used for everything from filming movies to watching farmland. We get a look at the latest companies and products. Parrot, SkyCatch, DJI, and others are expected. What are...

Put a Guy to Work … with a Drone

by Elizabeth Ciobanu Droneblog Staffer It would be safe to say that most drone hobbyists wish for the chance to make their hobby into their job, but not many have the courage to make the leap....

Palawan, Philippines From the Air

Have you ever daydreamed about a secret island paradise? Tucked away, hidden from the world with the most pristine beaches you could imagine. Palawan is that place. Come along on an aerial journey around this...

Drone Video of Holiday Lights

via motherboard Residents in what appears to be a subdivision in the American Southwest (palm trees, mountains, no snow) synced up a neighborhood-spanning light show to TSO ripper "Wizards of Winter" ​and filmed the whole thing...

LIVE: 2014 LA Drone Expo

#LADroneExpo   Cool octocopter display by @DroneDudes at the #LADroneExpo today! pic.twitter.com/Ed3pQgtpyW— Drone Girl (@TheDroneGirl) December 14, 2014 Finally, @gawherry presenting! Full house today @LADroneExpo pic.twitter.com/19QgyfynY6— AUVSI San Diego (@AUVSISanDiego) December 14, 2014 Checked out #LADroneExpo today! Also yes,...

Fast Cars and Furious Drones

via Youtube Check out this video with LocalMotors and 3DRobotics filmed using IRIS+ and X8+. The 3DR team went to Local Motors, home of the Rally Fighter rally car, the Verrado drift bike and much more. We worked closely...

WATCH: Interview with Fabien Blanc-Pâques, Delta Drone

via airware.com Delta Drone’s Co-Founder and CTO, Fabien Blanc-Pâques chats about commercial drones and the regulatory environment in France with Airware’s Jonathan Downey. Commercial drones will give new insights to virtually every industry. This series will introduce...

WATCH: Hearing on Drone Regulations, Technology and Safety

via nydailynews.com & c-span Congress has asked the FAA to speed up its process in proposing new regulations that can help companies, such as Amazon, with their commercial drone operations. The FAA has missed almost every deadline. However,...

Inside the team at ArizonaFPV with Brian Deatherage

Hey Brian! Thanks for taking the time to chat with us. Tell us a little about ArizonaFPV and your role there.  My name is Brian Deatherage, and Mark Yori and myself own and operate ArizonaFPV LLC....

FAA lets 4 companies fly commercial drones

via usatoday.com WASHINGTON — Four companies won approval Wednesday to fly commercial drones to conduct aerial surveys, monitor construction sites and inspect oil flare stacks, the Federal Aviation Administration announced. The approvals for Trimble Navigation Limited (TRMB),...

Announcing “Drone for the Holidays”

via dronefortheholidays.org This holiday season, the number one gift under the tree is going to be a multirotor: large and small, for children young and old. This is a sure sign that our passion for this...

Inside the team at Kaizen Kinetics International with Paul Baur

Hey Paul! Thanks for taking the time to chat with us. Tell us a little bit about Kaizen Kinetics Int'l and your role there. Kaizen Kinetics International (formerly North Guardian UAV Unmanned Aerial Vehicles...

Aerial Cape Town, South Africa, by Phantom 2

by Eric Cheng A short aerial film showing the beauty of Cape Town and its surrounding area, including Lion's Head, Table Mountain, Cape Point, Hout Bay, Simon's Town, and Seal Island. Footage includes great white sharks...

Build A Drone Workshop

via kashmirworldfoundation.org Innovative projects are embracing drones as companions.  At Kashmir-Robotics, they are key to solving local and global catastrophes.  We are engaging the world through theWildlife Conservation UAV Challenge. The mission is to develop drones optimized...

LiPo Batteries Storage, Charging & Fire Risk for DJI Phantom

by HypervisionAustralia How much charge should be left in a lipo battery for storage? Is it ok to leave a lipo fully charged? How should Lithium batteries be stored and what temperature? Are LiPo batteries dangerous? And find...

Review of Eyefly’s Mini Quad

by RCSchim I was asked if I wanna try a new mini quad. Who would say no to this? :-) This thing comes fromhttp://eyefly.info and the complete bundle is 199€.They even sell their own motors (german...

360° Photography adapted to your aerial platforms

via octocamvision.com Besides offering high-resolution aerial photographs, we are pioneers in the use of advanced imaging systems to offer an unprecedented product: 360 degree aerial photographs. By using 7 cameras subject to drone that fired simultaneously...

Deals: A Special Drone Discount from 3DRobotics

by Colin Guinn By now you know what our products are capable of, and you know what you’d be capable of doing with our products. So because you’ve made yourself a part of our story,...

Declare Your Lithium Ion Batteries or You Might Set Your Plane on Fire

via abc.net.au Australia's air safety watchdog has issued a warning about lithium batteries after it found they caused a fire on board a plane at Melbourne airport earlier this year. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) investigated...