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Learning to fly a drone can be a bit tricky, especially if you’ve got no one to walk you through the process. Luckily, you’ve come to the right place. If you want to learn how to fly a drone, continue reading our guide below for all the information you need. Knowing how to fly a drone safely and correctly is very...
When flying a drone, there are certain rules that you should follow. By following these rules, you ensure the safety of both your aircraft and those around you. Check out the infographic below for the recommend guidelines you should follow when flying your drone.   Share this Image On Your Site </p><br /><p><strong>Please include attribution to droneriot.com with this graphic.</strong></p><br /><p><a href='http://www.droneriot.com/infographic-drone-safety-guidelines/?preview_id=3612&preview_nonce=8ec36e8313&post_format=standard&_thumbnail_id=3615&preview=true'><img src='http://www.droneriot.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Drone-Safety-Guidelines-Infographic-Final-01.png'...
Ever since the DJI Mavic Pro Platinum was announced, we’ve been extremely excited to get our hands on one! Now, after a few weeks of testing it out, we’re happy to bring you our in-depth DJI Mavic Pro Platinum Review. The Mavic Pro Platinum is DJI’s latest instalment of their Mavic Pro series, with a few handy upgrades from their previous...
Check out this truly breath taking video shot by RIND RAJA PICTURE COMPANY.  Believe it or not, this entire short film was shot on just on DJI Mavic Pro, by one pilot. Some of these definitely would not be out of place in a documentary such as Planet Earth. You can watch the video down below, enjoy!
Drones have been widely embraced accepted in the film and TV industry and now it seems they have found a new use. This short film entitled "mémoires" was lit entirely by drones, that had LED lights mounted to them via a gimbal.  “I think its this is an absolutely revolutionary way of film lighting — both in a creative and technical...
beginners guide to drone racing
There’s no denying that, FPV drone racing is on the rise. Racing leagues such as DRL (Drone Racing League) and D1 racing have both secured million dollar sponsorship deals with Allianz and DHL respectively. The Drone Racing League is also aired on Sky Sports around the world, gaining new fans with each event. It’s safe to say, the time to be a...
The DFF ANZ Film Festival is underway and has begin its tour of 11 cities across Australia and New Zealand. The film festival will be stopping off at Darwin, Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Perth, Hobart, Adelaide, Brisbane, Auckland, Christchurch & Wellington. The international jury members consisting of an array of industry experts (including myself) will be judging the 36 films on display. Today we...
Incredible drone film shot by Eaglewood Films entitled "Abava Valley". Check it out below. About: "The Abava Valley is the valley of the Abava River in the historical Kurzeme region in Latvia also known as Switzerland of Kurzeme. The valley is the route of the historical road from Riga to Prussia and Northern Germany, and as such, it is rich in nature,...
Drone photography tips for beginners
It seems so simple... Buy a drone, hit the record button, get it up in the sky. Unfortunately, aerial photography and videography is a lot more difficult than it seems. A lot of practice is required to hone your piloting abilities as well as to familiarise yourself with your aircraft. When flown correctly, drones offer some seriously breath taking imagery that until...
As you probably know, a safe and enjoyable flight starts with a solid and comprehensive pre-flight check. It can be easy to forget certain things, that's why having a pre-flight checklist is a must. By carrying out a pre-flight check, you minimise the chance of anything going wrong and prepare both yourself and your aircraft for the flight. The last...