8 Things Owning a Drone Tells US About You

Here is a list of different types of drones and what owning each one says about you.   Go Pro compatible drone:   You are a thrill seeker. You already had a Go Pro, and putting on your head just wasn’t enough. You tried parkour that one time and after your third trip to the ER, your mom suggested you try something else. So far the most impressive things you’ve managed to shoot was that time a Read More …

All I Wanted was to Start Flying, Live Instruction Helped

  “Flying a drone is a simple thing to do, but it’s also tricky,” Mr. Mark, the drone class instructor said while we watched him in the open field. “Once you get the underlying logic in flying a drone, it’s as easy as eating pizza. But if you don’t understand all the terms and tricks involved in flying one, it would fuck you up so bad that you would wonder why it is so hard.”   But Read More …

Ultimate Guide to Drones

What is a drone? Drones are unmanned aircraft which are also termed as UAS (Unmanned Aerial System) or UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle). They are available in the market with automatic program or remote-control system. They are mainly used for recreational activity but drone owners can also use it for aerial video making, photography, for inspecting industrial towers or building, to carry cargo or to track the wildlife. The drone industry is growing gradually which will lead to Read More …

My Racing Drone Accelerated with Full Speed as others Braked

  We were out to catch some fun with our drones. Leeds had a fine drone that was three months old, Russell’s was a month old, and mine had been with me for two years now.   Even though mine was the oldest amongst theirs, I pay much attention to it than any of them, and with the way I maintained and flew it, it looked even neater and newer than theirs that hadn’t even reached a Read More …

I Flew a New High-Spec Drone Racing with Job on the Line

  We are at the end of 2018. 2019 will soon begin. As far as I can say, technology is showing no signs of slowing down. Seriously, being an engineer working for a huge company which manufactures drones just tells me that message. We have been making drones for quite some time now. Our drones are used all over the world, and the quality that we provide is unmatched. And people have appreciated our work.   Now, Read More …

How I won a Drone Race (Avoid Obstacles, Keep Tight)

  Ignore the other racers unless they are in your way, and then just fly like you always do. Avoid the obstacles, keep things tight. You’ll be fine.” “Will you be mad if I lose?”   Anthony’s dad laughed. “Absolutely. I’ll be so mad you’ll be grounded for the rest of your life until you come in first place fifteen times in a row.” Anthony detected the humor in his father’s voice and chuckled as well, the Read More …

With my Drone, I Covered 1,800 miles Capturing Videos

I have always been a fan of DRONES, I had read a lot about it and even operated it on a few occasions. There is this group I belong to, a group of nature lovers. We meet and hang out on a quarterly basis, four times a year. So I got my DRONE from my dad, happy and fulfilled. Up till date, it’s the craziest I have felt. On its first flight, I was so careful with Read More …

How I Crashed My Drone The First Time

It has always been my dream to fly an object in the air, a dream which I had been nurturing from a very young age. It wasn’t a coincidence that my parents were quick to notice the love I have for flying objects. They always came home with clips and documentaries about the aviation industry and received a lot of flying objects as gifts, some which I still have in my room up till date. For a Read More …

We got Drones and they all Crashed

It turns out that more than one member of the family was dying to own a drone. Many of us, actually, because I include myself. Effectively, just how Christmas miracles happen, everybody got their respective drone. Little cousins, older cousins, a couple of uncles, one that is way too old for it and then, me. It was hilarious, having to unwrap six drones in one night. But we really were a big family. Although it was a Read More …

Drone with Camera to the Rescue

When I arrived at the pond early in the morning, I was pleased to find that the parking lot was nearly empty. I’d finally saved up enough to get myself a drone to take pictures and footage with, and when it had arrived in the mail yesterday, I had immediately scrapped all my plans so that I’d be able to take it out for a test run today. Crystal Park Pond had been one of my favorite Read More …

2 major reasons why I learned to fly a drone

  To retain my title as being the peskiest kid on the block and also because flying a drone was nerdy or just dope. As regards the first reason, it wasn’t even news that I could be a big-time pain in the ass. Most of my friends and my big sister call me ‘Tyler the Tewwible’ never mind the obvious alliteration.   I sighed heavily and headed towards my room which was on the other side of Read More …

16 Funny Ways To Fly Your Drone

Here’s a look at some fun ways to use your drone: 1 – Would You Like Fries With That? How cool would it be to be able to access your favorite fast food restaurant after hours? Sure, we know you already can thanks to the handy little thing called a drive-thru window but what about us drone enthusiasts? Don’t be too surprised if the next time you check out your preferred burger joint that they will be Read More …

My new Drone with Camera Watches Neighborhood

  It came in the mail, and I couldn’t wait. The box, so pristine, so massive, I almost didn’t even want to open the box; however, I did. I tore through it like a child on his birthday and threw the cardboard apart with my bare hands. I couldn’t even contain my excitement to grab a knife or pair of scissors to help aid me.   I struggle for a few. But I got to it. There Read More …

Racing, A few Drones Whizzed by

  The light tree started counting down from the top with a pair of yellow lights, producing a quick chime as the next light down on the tree was illuminated. It was just after sundown, and the course beyond the starting line was lit up like a neon playground. Everyone’s drone was in line in standby, and almost everyone was staring at the light tree.   Another chime signaled the next light, and I steeled my nerves. Read More …

I Flew with a Heat Sensing Camera

  My three friends and I decided to go on a camping trip one weekend. We wanted to use the time to enjoy nature, reminisce about old times and have a lot of fun. We used to do a lot of camping when we were kids, and this time, we planned to spend three days camping.   Coincidentally, it was also around the same period that I had planned to propose to Megan, my fiancée. My plan Read More …

I Flew around India with HD Camera

  I had my HD Cam mounted drone at my disposal to savor the culture and scenic beauty of the place. I started with the beautiful city of Jodhpur and its surrounding fortress. The experience was enthralling. Especially the Mehrangarh fortress was a sight to watch. Reaching the fortress, I quickly unpacked my drone kit and got it ready for the breathtaking reconnaissance mission that lay ahead.   I was all ready to make the drone airborne, Read More …

One of the Men Shot at my Drone

I had a hard time believing what I thought I had seen, but if I wasn’t mistaken someone was in trouble. I looped my drone around and hoped the propeller blades were quiet enough to remain ignored. It was dark, and I always had a hard time determining things in the night vision mode, so I’d left it off.   The zoom on my camera had reached its limits, but I had to get better footage. The Read More …

The Racing that Turned Enemies into Friends

My name is John, I am an engineering student and love technology and drones, I have a dream of introducing my drone and here is my surprising story… The enemies You must have been wondering that who is my enemy and why we ended up being enemies. Harry goes to the same college as me, and we have the same majors. We are very competitive and love to study because our goals are to get into the Read More …

Birthday Gift and Racing at 50 MPH

“Dad, what’s going on?” I asked him for what appeared to be the umpteenth time, ecstatic. “You will see for yourself,” he replied. We had been on the road for about twenty minutes, and I still didn’t know where we were going. “Are you going to get me a car?” I asked him. “You dream too much,” he laughed, “once you are eighteen and in college, you can get the car you want. Today, however, you are Read More …

How to Travel with a Drone, What you Need to Know

Here are some tips which you could follow while traveling with drones so that your journey becomes easy. However, first, we would like to brief you with the rules and regulations concerning the drones.   Regulations relating to the battery – Batteries are important while traveling with a drone, however, there are certain conditions that you need to adhere to. The first condition is that only two lithium-ion batteries over 100-watt-hours (Wh) are permissible to carry. There Read More …

This is Why Drones Flyaway or Crash and How to Prevent

  There are several instances which are beyond the control of the owners too, such as Flyaways, among other things. Flyway is a situation when the drone flies off away from the owners after getting rogue. Researches and surveys conducted have revealed that nearly 1/3rd of the DJI drone users have experienced this and around 120 people have not even seen their drone after one such chapter or instance of Flyaways. There are a few reasons that Read More …

Can Drones Deliver Packages?

Yes, drones can deliver small parcels, but they are limited by weight, rules, and regulations.   Companies like Amazon’s Prime Air jumped in with the promise of delivering a five-pound package to the destination within half an hour or less. But there are currently regulations in place which require that the operator be able to see the drone first hand throughout the entire flight. This necessary safety requirement was created to prevent collision with power lines, airplanes Read More …