Category Archives: Recreational Drones

Drones for recreational use.

Best Camera and Photography Drones 2020: The Ultimate Buying Guide

DJI Inspire 1 - front view action shot

Find the Best Camera Drone Selling Right Now You can easily find a camera drone from the vast numbers available in the market. But which is best for you? What’s 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 […]

Flying a Drone In a National Park? Read This First!

Ban On Drones In National Parks

When you think about drones in national parks, you may think of capturing beautiful aerial shots of some of the most amazing places in the world. But unfortunately, flying drones in national parks isn’t allowed. Since June 2014, the U.S. National Park Service (NPS) has had a ban on the flying of drones in national […]

How To Buy Your First Camera Drone: A Guide For Beginners

Camera drone

First time buying a drone? Whether you are a property surveyor, an aspiring videographer, construction site mapper, wildlife tracker, or just an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) / drone enthusiast, this guide will help orient you on the fundamental things you need to know and to master before you buy your first drone. What is a […]

Racing Drone Buyers Guide 2019

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. NOTE: some links on this page point to Amazon.com, and I may earn […]

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 […]