How to Add Night Vision to Your Drone [Little-known options]

How to Add Night Vision to Your Drone

Many people want to fly their drones at night. However, there are not many drones that have night vision or infrared cameras. Therefore, you may want to consider adding a night vision camera to your drone. But how do you do it? Drones are very light and well-balanced and even the smallest addition to the drone can cause it to have significantly lower battery flight time and even cause stability issues.

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best follow me mode drones

The best follow me mode drones [Ultimate Guide]

Drones that can follow you autonomously have been around on the market for a while. However, the early implementation of this technology was far from perfect. Drones would regularly crash into their surroundings or they would simply lose track of the thing that they were meant to be following. Drone manufacturers have been working tirelessly to remain competitive in the follow me race. This is because drones are used by videographers and content creators who often want to track a subject through a scene.

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Drone with night vision [Best drones and buyers guide]

Drone with night vision [Best drones and buyers guide]

You may want to fly your drone at night. A lot of drones come with a camera which enable them to transmit a live first-person view of their flight to the remote control. However, these cameras are optimised for seeing in daylight. A camera that is typically attached to a drone takes much better footage and photos if there is plenty of light streaming into the lens. If you want to fly your drone in low light situations you need to use another version of seeing. Quite often this is using infrared and thermal imaging but can also include things like lidar which is a much newer technology in the drone space.

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Best drone with screen on controller [Drones and data]

Best drone with screen on controller [Drones and data]

A lot of the commercial drones on the market require that you provide a smart device to view the first person view camera stream from the drone. Having a first person view on the controller is very important for a range of reasons such as safety, navigation, framing photographs and videos, and receiving information about the drone such as height, distance, battery level et cetera.

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Best Drones for Roof Inspections [Buyers guide and drones]

Best Drones for Roof Inspections [Buyers guide and drones]

There are many applications for drones and roof inspections is one of the applications to which drones are most suited. The great thing about using a drone for roof inspections is that you are able to get close to the roof without having to fill out any complicated and time-consuming paperwork for working at heights.

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Best height for drone photography [A complete guide]

Best height for drone photography [A complete guide]

Buying a drone gives you the capacity to take photographs from a unique visual perspective. According to your local laws, you may be able to fly up to 120 m above ground level or more. At that height there may be plenty of things to see but you may not be capturing the best aspect of your subject. In this article, we are going to go over the best height for drone photography and all of the ways that you can get the most from your shots in real estate, portrait and animals, nature, and sporting shots.

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2 axis vs 3 axis gimbal

2 axis vs 3 axis gimbal on a drone [Diagrams and examples]

Depending on the quality of drone that you are considering purchasing, it could come with a 3 axis or 2 axis gimbal. Modern consumer drones which are primarily used for photography typically have a three axis drone which enables them to take video and still photographs in windy conditions – whether drone is getting bashed around. The gimbal counteracts any movement of the drone so that you can get good still and smooth images. Some of the less expensive drones on the market have a two axis gimbal and the first person view racing drones also use a two axis gimbal since it saves on weight and means they can fly faster.

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Pocket drones

Pocket drones [Comparison table and buyers guide]

Pocket drones are a fantastic type of drone for people who want to take their drones everywhere with them. You may not be putting them in your pocket but their size allows them to be taken anywhere and easily squeezed into an everyday carry bag. They are light, rugged, and have a camera that allows you to take selfies quickly. The pocket drones reviewed in this article may not have the longest flight time but capturing those quick shots has never been easier.

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Can I make money with my drone

Can I make money with my drone? [Little known options]

A drone can be a relatively large investment for a number of people. A consumer level drone can set you back anywhere between US$1000 up to US$5,000. It is therefore common that people want to offset the cost of purchasing a drone and seeing if they can make some money capturing footage or providing other services with their drone. For some people, they want to turn their hobby into a dream career and lifestyle by turning their drone from a purchase into an asset.

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Benefits of drones in real estate [Science and industry data]

There are many reasons to use drones in real estate. Personally, I have created videos and photos for friends who are selling houses and they have received a lot more interest in their listing after using drone images and videos. There are actually loads of benefits for using drones in real estate listings and it goes well beyond pretty marketing images to capture the attention of potential buyers. In this article, we are going to go over all of the benefits of drones in real estate and look at what the scientific research and industry data show us about using drones.

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