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 …

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 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, Read More …

Where can Drones Fly?

  There are restricted fly areas set by rules and laws in each city, state, and park. There are certain no-go- areas too where drones can’t fly. They can’t be used around the airport and could potentially pin you with a criminal offense if used unauthorized in certain places, such as the stadium in the middle of a game. According to particular regulations, they are not at all allowed in some big, congested cities, such as NYC. Read More …

This is How Fast a Drone can Fly

  The fastest racing drone in 2017 was a DRL RacerX with a speed of 163 mph breaking a Guinness World Record for FPV drone speed.   Factors That Affect The Speed Of Drones: ·         Drone Type This is a major factor, if a drone was created for taking aerial photography like the one filmmakers use, for instance, the DJI Phantom 4 Pro, you won’t get speed, you will get longevity. Your drone will be able to Read More …

Drones 101: All You Need to Know

Oh, No. The drones are not like the once described extra-terrestrial flying saucers – the symbol of 1950 comics and mid-century science fiction. The drones are very real and very much the rave of the moment. A recent phenomenon. You must have seen them in movies, or in real life. Here, we detail everything you need to know about these little flying robots or machines adorning the skies. They serve so many purposes and could definitely do Read More …

How Fast are UAVs? Racing at 100 MPH and UP

They can go over 100 MPH which is the FAA speed limit for most areas. Sinсе the sport of drоnе racing is inсrеаѕing in popularity аll оvеr the world, thе lаtеѕt drones соmе еԛuiрреd with specialized gоgglеѕ that аllоw the uѕеr to еxреriеnсе thе еntirе flight through hiѕ or hеr eyes. A Racing Drоnе Thе firѕt thing tо dо bеfоrе you асtuаllу аrе a раrt оf ѕuсh a ѕроrting event iѕ tо buу a racing drоnе. You Read More …