Author Archives: Andrew Nixon

DJI Black Friday Deals 2017 Start Nov 23rd!

DJI Mavic Pro real estate drone

DJI just announced its upcoming deals for Black Friday 2017 The deals on this page will last from Thursday, November 23 through Monday, November 27. The company is discounting of its most popular drones and goggles by as much as $100, which works out to a steep discount.  Additionally, those who purchase the Spark, Mavic Pro, Phantom […]

The Best Camera Drones Selling Today: The Ultimate Buying Guide

DJI Inspire 1 - front view action shot

Best Camera Drones Selling Right Now There are dozens of drones with cameras for sale, today. But which is the best for you? Whats In This Guide This page reviews the best flying cameras from the leading manufacturers in the industry. I’ve filtered-out the models that aren’t worth your money or your time, in my opinion. […]

Racing Drone Buyers Guide

Lumenier QAV250 G10 RTF Racing Drone

What’s In This Guide This buyer’s guide is for first-time drone racers who want to educate themselves on: what FPV/drone racing is all about the most important factors & features to consider when buying a racing rc drone; and, the best racing drones to buy. What Is A Racing Drone? A racing drone is a small quadcopter unmanned aerial […]

Best Drones For Agriculture 2017: The Ultimate Buyer’s Guide

pre-flight plan for quadcopter on DroneFly

Who This Guide is For This ag drone buyer’s guide is for farmers and agriculture service professionals who want to use unmanned aerial vehicles to monitor the health of crops and livestock. It covers everything you need to know, including drone reviews of the leading UAVs used for precision agriculture; popular imaging software packages & services; a short list of UAV surveyors; […]

Three Great FPV Racing Drones for $100, $200 and $300

racing drone guide - illustrated parts list

If you really want to compete, then you’ll need to assemble your own kit from the best frames, ESCs, motors and electronics available. One of my favorite FPV YouTube bloggers is Stew at UAVFutures.  Stew originally put together the following three kits for a $100 budget, $200 budget and a $300 budget. I further refined his parts […]

Fly It, or Buy It? The Complete Guide To Using Camera Drones for Real Estate Marketing

best drones for real estate photography for a drone pilot

Marketing a real estate property is one of the most difficult things to do in business today. The competition is brutal, partly because online listings generate most of the leads. Almost every property buyer today begins her search online. So, it can be really hard to stand out from the pack. How Drones Have Changed Real Estate Marketing That’s why differentiating property listings […]

FAA Roundup: The Best Regulation & Safety Articles of 2016

The FAA continues to roll-out new rules and regulations governing the use of drones in the US. On this page, we share some of the best recent articles written about how the new rules are changing the landscape of the drone industry – for consumers and for business operators. Drone Regulations Should Focus on Safety […]