From Wollombi Falls to Point Perpendicular and Currawong, this video captures the incredible Eastern Australian coast. Pilot Mark Cocquio notes, “Because most of these flight locations fall into the ‘crashing is extremely fatal’ category, my flying was fairly conservative.” Thank you, Mark, for taking this great video and posting it on YouTube for everyone to enjoy.
Captain Dave Anderson of Capt. Dave’s Dolphin and Whale Safari in Dana Point, California, captured this 5-minute video. It includes a huge mega-pod of thousands of common dolphins stampeding off Dana Point, California, three gray whales migrating together down the coast off San Clemente, California, and close-ups over a newborn humpback whale calf snuggling and playing with its […]
So do you need to drop hundreds of dollars on a quadcopter to have fun? The answer is a resounding NO! The Syma X1 brings quadcopter fun down to a price you just can’t resist. I found this little gem one day when I heard it flying outside of my office. My co-worker had bought […]
Warning: this video will make you want to stop whatever you’re doing and immediately plan a vacation to Arches National Park and the Southwest. Filmed by DTX Media’s stable of multi-rotors, this clip captures some of the most beautiful places in the U.S. A big shout out Jonny Carroll for creating this great video and posting it on […]
My FPV ground station has evolved over the years from a single 4-channel receiver on a small tripod to my current set up. In between have been some successful and some not so successful setups. Building a good FPV ground station all depends on what you need, it doesn’t have to be big, expensive and complicated. […]
Did you hear about the sinkhole that opened up inside the National Corvette Museum and swallowed eight vintage ‘Vettes? A team from the University of Kentucky flew their drone inside the sinkhole and got some up-close footage of the carnage.
If you’ve been watching the action on the slopes at the Olympics, you may have spotted a drone flying near the snowboarding athletes. Hooked up with live video feed, they are transmitting video images to live coverage feeds. Why use a drone to film Olympic events? “We can go really, really close. And we are really quiet, […]
Just unveiled at the Dehli Auto Show, the Renault Kwid’s “Flying Companion” is stored in the car’s roof and will allow drivers to avoid traffic jams, find parking spots, and use GPS to scout locations. A built-in screen in the dash allows the driver or passenger to control it and see live video. We just […]