Today, in mid-2014, the primary use of consumers is for photography and video. These consumers range from hobbyists and wedding photographers up to hollywood studios
Most projected uses are along the same lines – inspection of buildings, equipment, high tension wires, wind turbines, agriculture and much more. These models will use various sensors in addition to standard cameras.
Search and rescue and emergency medicine deliveries are also uses being explored. In fact, the potential is virtually limitless – these are not just flying machines, they are aerial robots which can be programmed to accomplish various tasks.
Gone are the days when one will have to wait for delivery personnel in order to receive their stuffs. Well it would not be much wrongly said that the wait is over. Yes, the long awaited Amazon’s drone delivery of order at doorstep has at last received a go ahead from FAA. To be a bit detailed about the fact, the Federation Aviation Administration has approved Amazon to test run the drones prior to full-fledged utilization of the drones for delivery of their order to their respective customers.
Though this initiative has been taken quite some to shape up, yet as the saying goes its better late than never. Initially, this idea of drone utilization for order delivery by the US’s largest online company was faced with resentment from people and users to a certain extent majorly from the security aspect. After long research and development from all aspect, FAA has issued an allowance to test run the drone for order delivery. It may be mentioned here that the company has been test running the same indoor for some time. Continue reading Amazon finally test run drone utilization
You can choice best quadcopter for beginning by reading this Best Beginner Quadcopter Review. There are so many affordable entry level quadcopters and drones, but choosing the suitable one is not easy as it seems. For those who have already have remote control flying experience, Best Beginner Quadcopter is very easy to fly.
But if you are a first-time quadcopter flyer or just stepping aside to the new world of unmanned flying vehicles, then you want to find-out the Best Quadcopter For Beginners which fits your needs. The Beginner Quadcopter Kit you select should be within your budget and one that will be easy to use and set up. Fortunately, there are so many Best Quadcopters For Beginners in the market today that are suitable and for affordable prices. Continue reading Best Beginner Quadcopters
Documentaries, feature films, live broadcasts, advertising… with video one can reach so many people. It’s not just the content, but also the camera perspective, that counts.
Quadcopter with a camera, makes it possible to create film and video professionally, yet affordable personally. In this regard the quadcopter is an outstanding alternative to a helicopter or plane or other flying vehicles. Continue reading Aerial Video : Drones for good
When science and nature walks a parallel path, innovation excels perfection. Since decades the technological innovation of drones are on the verge of excelling and have accepted a wide range applause and scope. Well as days passes by, technology gets developed exponentially. No exception when it comes to drones. It is now the birds that have been the source of inspiration for drones’ improvisation.
When it comes to birds, most of them posses some semi flexible joints that enables them to operate and fold or fit in their wings while they fly in congested spaces. These joints, however, imparts other benefits also. On impact, these joints tend to absorb the forces while bending inwards which in turn lessens their injury. Consequently, the recovery of these joints after impact is also rapid. This nature skill has been quite motivating to trigger technological of the drones. Continue reading It’s now birds to improvise drones
Since decades, adventure enthusiasts have been wearing cameras to capture their moves. Coming to present times, GoPro cameras are all time favorites for adventure lovers and athletes of all types. The most common factor that played the most significant role behind their popularity is that the cameras are compact enough to fit in their palms allowing easy shoot of their swift and heart throbbing moves. But what about peoples who are not so adventure enthusiasts but love shooting videos and capture some really awesome adventure actions. Well no worries as they have all reasons to be happy as quad copters shoot some really fascinating video at the beaches of Sunshine Coast!
GoPro Hero 3 was one of the two cameras that have been installed under a remote controlled quad copter. Speaking of the consequent are some really stunning videos and pictures. Coming to second one, it is the high definition canon handycam that was installed underneath the quad copter. The main device that made all this possible is the DJI Phantom quadcopter. Continue reading Beaches at Sunshine coast shines with quadcopters on air
With the technological advancement of devices getting enhanced almost exponentially, unmanned aircraft are one of the mostly discussed and utilized products these days. Speaking of the types, the drones, and the quad copters are some of the most heard names. Well here are some of efforts to clarify what exactly are these and how they are different from each other.
Drone: Speaking of one of the mostly heard term these days, a “drone”can simply be defined as an unmanned aircraft. When comparing with an aircraft, the flying unit seems to be autonomous and is being driven through a unit placed inside the plane. However in case of drones, the aircraft stays linked to driving unit outside somewhere that continuously drives and directs it.
Quad-copter: As compared to drones, though the basic construction of a quad core stays to be different but there lies some similarity between the two also. A quad copter, again, is an unmanned aircraft consisting of four rotors only. It should be mentioned here that there is no tail with rotors in it. Again it is being driven and directed via a unit at a distance from it. Continue reading Quadcopter vs Drone
It’s not as crazy as it sounds.
A Singapore restaurant plans to use drones to transport food and drinks from the kitchen to a wait station near customers’ tables by the end of this year.
It has spent the past two weeks testing the technology at the restaurant before it opens each night for business. Continue reading Drones delivering in restaurant