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Phantom 3 Neighborhood Video Pano

12,000 ft Across the Golden Gate Bridge - Aerial in 4k


Phantom 3 Maiden Flight


Bow To Your Billionaire Drone Overlord: Frank Wang's Quest To Put DJI Robots Into The Sky

Frank Wang Tao has never been arrested. He pays his taxes on time. And he rarely drinks. But on the eve of a January sit-down with FORBES–his first public interview this year with a Western publication–the Chinese national who happens to be the world’s first drone billionaire found himself on the …

Hands-On with DJI's Phantom 3 Professional Quadcopter Drone!


Romeo's Pier|Phantom 2 Vision Plus


Blackmagic launching a tiny, drone-friendly RAW cinema camera

Hollywood needs better quality than a GoPro can deliver for aerial footage, but heavy cinema cameras demand really expensive drones to lift them. Blackmagic Design clearly thought all this through and is about to launch a Micro Cinema Camera with a Micro Four Thirds mount (<b>update</b>: The product page …


Course Lock-Aerial Shots|Phantom 2 Vision Plus


Hands on experience Phantom 3 - 4K plus Inside the hood Pictures

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DJI just announced the Phantom 3. After playing with this for a month, here is my review of this cool new toy...

Yeah...Yeah...I have been teasing you all on Facebook for the last month. I posted something about having a cool new toy, but could not talk about …

The 3D Robotics Solo may be the smartest drone ever

What goes up must come down — and if it's a drone you're talking about, it often comes down in the most unfortunate ways possible.<p>It bounces off a tree trunk, smashes into a highway tunnel, or careens into the side of a building. It runs out of battery and falls into a body of water. Your …


Golden Gate Park Windmill|Phantom 2 Vision +

Phantom 3 over San Francisco

360 Bridge


The Mississippi State Fire Academy - Aerial Video


DJI Phantom 3 Professional leaked w/ Updates!

<b>The new DJI Phantom 3 Professional and Phantom 3 Advanced have arrived! Please Subscribe to stay up-to-date on all Phantom 3 News. Updated FAQ below.</b></b> …

Facebook - New headquarters building from the sky


San Jose History Park


Drones Used to Stop Elephant and Rhino Poachers in Africa

Elephants and rhinos in Africa are increasingly threatened by poaching as ivory and rhino horns become more desirable, but a new method using drones has proven effective in stopping the poachers in their tracks — from thousands of miles away.<p>More than 20,000 elephants were killed by poachers in …

UAV Forecast

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Aerial Photography Archives

It’s not everyday you get invited to Sir Richard Branson’s private Island, Necker, so why not film it? That’s exactly what Chris Anderson and his …

Adam from Mythbusters Walks Us Through His Quadcopter Setup [video]

Adam Savage from the Mythbusters owns a DJI Inspire. In this video, he walks through the custom tools he uses to make his flying experience more …

Heavy Lift Gas Powered Quad

Don’t try this at home folks. This quad uses two spark ignition 2-stroke gasoline engines and variable pitch rotors to control thrust on each prop. …

This Is How Drones Work

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Interdrone - Drone Conference in Las Vegas Sept 2015

We are pleased to announce that we will be a part of Interdrone, the big 3 day Drone conference that is coming this September in Las Vegas. Chris …

A few days ago, Romeo, Lisa and I went to the Ritz Carlton in Half Moon Bay to do some aerial, spherical-video flights using a Ricoh Theta m15 mounted to the back of a DJI Inspire 1. The resolution in video is pretty terrible, but it is good enough to give us an idea of what will be possible as spherical cameras improve. Still images from the Theta m15 fare better. Update: I posted more information about this setup, including mounting details.

Carlsberg announce trial use of drones to deliver ice-cold beers to homes in Northampton

We go behind the scenes at Carlsberg in Northampton after the company announces it will be delivering beers to customers via drones.<p>Carlsberg …