Flying Over Water
Flying your drone over water can generate some really awesome, unique shots for you. But it also comes with some challenges and a rather unforgiving landing zone. We'll go through exactly what we do when we fly over water so you can learn from our (costly) mistakes.
Flying Drones in Winter - Best Practices for Cold Weather
In this blog post, I attempt to answer some commonly asked questions pertaining to flying in cold weather. With winter gradually setting in, and temperatures dipping across the country, most pilots will witness a lull in business activity. Sure,...
How to Practice Precision Flying (Without Breaking Your Drone)
We often talk to pilots that want to practice precision flying but are afraid to break their drone. Obviously, this is a reasonable concern to have. A good quadcopter is a costly investment for most people and no one wants to watch $1,200 go down the...
What Are the Rules for Flying Your Drone in National Parks and National Forests?
What You Need to Know Before Flying Your Drone from a Moving Vehicle
Flying your drone from a moving vehicle offers up a new set of challenges. If you do not streamline your systems and processes, you will end up losing your drone. This blog post can serve as a great starting point for folks who are planning on flying...
Flying at Night – Effects of Darkness on Your Vision
We have an amazing group, and this is an example of why. This helpful document was put together by community member Keenan Newton. If you fly at night then you must read through this. Thanks, Keenan!
Flight Practice – Real Estate
If you are looking to do real estate videos then this is a set of drills specific to you. Shooting real estate requires certain movements not used for other projects. So check this out and practice, practice, practice!
Becoming a great, smooth drone pilot really comes down to one thing…practice, and lots of it. Here are some drills you can do to get used to getting the shot in a smooth, cinematic motion.
Logging your flights is a very important aspect of piloting a drone. There are many benefits, especially when it comes to saving on drone insurance. Download and keep these with you at all times.