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does a drone need wifi

Does a drone need WiFi? A complete guide to drone WiFi connections.

The tech side of setting up a drone can be pretty intimidating for a new drone owner and flyer. There is a massive array of drones – each with its own connection and app download requirements. You’ve probably seen that some features spruiked by the manufacturer involve Wifi – 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz. But what does this all mean, and does it mean that a drone needs wifi to operate? Let’s take a detailed look at this question…

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Is a drone a good gift

15 little-known reasons why a drone is a good gift

When you are looking for a great gift for someone special in your life – a drone can be a great option! From the excitement of learning something new to becoming part of a new community of friends with a common interest – buying a drone for someone can be a bloody fantastic gift! Here are 15 reasons that will answer the question “Is a drone a good gift?”…if you are looking for the short answer it is YES!

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why do bees attack drones

Why do bees attack drones? Everything you need to know

It’s happened to nearly every drone flyer at some point. You are enjoying some nice panoramic shots and a few black dots appear on your monitor. At first, it’s annoying that something is ruining your perfect shot but then you realize a swarm of bees is attacking your drone! When it first happened to me I was worried that I would wipe out an entire beehive. But also that they would swarm my drone in such huge numbers that they’d easily take it down! Let’s take a look at why bees attack drones and what you can do about it!

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Best drone for filming wildlife.

Best drone for filming wildlife. Beginner and pro options!

Drone photography and videography is the perfect way to film wildlife! Your drone will need the best combination of portability, zoom, and stability if you are going to capture the best footage of wildlife. Here let’s go through the best drone for filming wildlife for beginners and professionals!

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Can a drone cut your finger off?

Can a drone cut your finger off? Videos from experiments

Witnessing the speed and noise of a drone’s blades can cause to you wonder: Can a drone cut your finger off? As it’s whizzing over your head, past your face, or hand catching as you come into land – there’s no doubt that sometimes being in close contact to your done is inevitable! But what if you accidentally come a little too close…let’s find out

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Why does my drone keep disconnecting

Why does my drone keep disconnecting? 7 common issues

Sending up a drone seeing it disappear into the distance is all part of the fun of flying! But occasionally – just as it is out of sight – you’ll get a disconnected warning from your controller. This is surprisingly common with DJI drones and other commercial drones. Here we will look at the common issues your disconnection and how you can stop it from happening in the future. Why does my drone keep disconnecting? 7 common reasons…

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my drone is stuck on the roof

My drone is stuck on the roof! Safe and not so safe things to try.

One of the worst things that any drone owner will have to deal with – a drone stuck on your (or another person’s) roof! There are a number of things that you can try but the first and most important thing is – don’t do anything STUPID! Don’t put yourself or anyone else’s safety at risk! In the US there are 500,000 falls from ladders annually; 97 percent occur at home or on farms. It’s simply not worth it – no matter how expensive your drone it!

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why does my drone wobble

Why does my drone wobble? Simple checks and tuning

It can be super frustrating when you spend ages building or calibrating your drone or quadcopter only to have it be super wobbly as soon as it takes off. Fear, not the wobbles are almost always fixable and here we will run through all of the things that you can do to keep it flying stable and true. Here are the simple checks and tunings for “why does my drone wobble”.

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who buys drones

Who buys drones? The target audience for drones and quadcopters.

Drones are more popular than ever but they have been around for a long time! One source has the first drone dated back to 1849 when Austria attacked Venice with unmanned balloons. Each balloon carried 14 kg of bombs! These days, our use of the word drone often refers to quad- or octocopters used in a range of different fields – or unmanned planes that bomb foreign countries. Here we’ll look at who buys drones and some examples of their use!

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Drone video file size – everything you need to know!

Capturing drone footage can be a pretty data-intensive process. From 4K videos and beautiful long time-lapse shots – not to mention the hundreds of photos you could end up taking – the storage of data has never been such a valuable resource. Here I want to share with you everything you need to know about drone video file size and the things you need to be aware of! I have REAL results from my experiment with one of my favorite drones – the DJI Mavic AIR…

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