Home » Archive by category aerial photography

Good Aerial Photo Shots Continue to Be in Demand

stock image of Great Lake islands on sunny day blue skies drone photography
Aerial photography and videography used to be hyped up and sung to be the new “next thing” for a number of years, particularly when good-quality quadcopters, AP/V platforms or “drones”, as they are popularly known, where the latest toys in town. These times have gone, at least to...
Continue reading

Finding a Good Aerial Photo/Video Platform

Featured Image for Finding a Good Aerial Photo/Video Platform
Gyroscopes and electronic flight controllers are everywhere for a few years now. As a result, R/C flight in general has become so much easier for beginners, and new concepts like multicopter UAVs (or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) are fairly commonplace these days. With the wide selection of models available,...
Continue reading

Here’s How to Rank Your Aerial Images Better

Photo Video Optimization Internet Search Microstock Agencies by Mark Mage
When it comes to Ranking your aerial photos or video shots better in stok image agencies, YouTube or — in fact — just in general search engines online, here’s a book spelling out in detail what you want to do — and how to do it easily and...
Continue reading

Five Tips for Making a Top Aerial Marketing Video

Featured Image for Five Tips for Making a Top Aerial Marketing Video
That Video is one of the best tools there is for both internet and traditional marketing campaigns is not a secret anymore. Moving images are rapidly gaining popularity among businesses. Significantly higher levels of visitor engagement have been shown time and again in statistics of all kinds, increases...
Continue reading

Advanced AP/V Tool: The Tarot T960 Hexacopter

Tarot T960 professional AP/V hexacopter, heavy duty payload, DSLR-ready
There is a lot of discussion out there about which platform is the most suitable for AP/V (aerial photo and video) applications. While there are a number of suitable smaller quadcopter systems available and while their number is steadily increasing, the fact still remains that the larger a...
Continue reading

Super-Cheap “Training Wheels” Quadcopters

Blade Pico "training wheels" mini quadcopter.
For everyone wanting to learn to fly a multicopter, buying a super-cheap “nanocopter” or similar models that are mostly meant for indoor use can be a good option. Rather than spending close to $1000 right away, buying a $30 to just over $50 copter first is a more...
Continue reading

Blade 200 QX

Blade 200QX mini quadcopter
One of the very basic but meaningful quadcopters is the Blade 200 QX by HorizonHobbies. Offering everything a full-fledged quadcopter needs and is usually equipped with at the minimum, the Blade 200 QX is ideal for everyone wanting to learn how to fly RC multicopters without spending lots...
Continue reading

Multicopter Aerial Photography, Filming: Do It Responsibly

The increased availability and lowered hurdles of entry for multicopter use AKA “drone flying” are sometimes bringing about unpleasant encounters between hobbyists and/or semi-professional multicopter users on one hand and authorities on the other. While it may seem easy to immediately sympathize with “the little guy” — and...
Continue reading