What Drone Flyers in 2024 Should Know

In the swiftly evolving landscape of drone technology, the thrill of piloting these agile machines across the sky is matched only by the complexity of regulations, technical nuances, and the vast potential for creative and commercial use. For both hobbyists and professionals, understanding the breadth of resources available can transform a flying session from a … Read more

Drone Footage Shows Great White Shark Swimming Under Surfers

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Something that you don’t see everyday… At San Onofre Beach in California, known for its sun-drenched sands, idyllic waves and vibrant surfing culture, an unexpected visitor is making waves, both literally and metaphorically. A huge great white shark just lurking underneath a group of surfers…

10 Modern and Surprising Uses for Drones

The last post we wrote on this, seven years ago back in 2014 on 50 things you can do with a drone turned out to be one of the most popular posts on here. The drone industry has come a long way from back then, so I wanted to give it a more modern spin. … Read more

Why Are Mini Drones Becoming Increasingly Popular?

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In recent years, mini drones have definitely become more popular than they were when we first started Drones Den. They have gained significant popularity among both hobbyists and professionals. In this article I am going to explore the various factors that have contributed to this surge in interest, focusing on their affordability, portability, and ease … Read more

The Importance of Drone Lighting: Why Red is The Predominant Color

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Have you never noticed how some drones have more lights than others, but in the majority of cases the color red dominates? This red color is more than just an aesthetic choice. Navigating the skies can be a challenge for drone flyers, particularly as drones become more sophisticated and widely used. The “drone traffic” in … Read more

Best Drones 2023

Drones are an essential tool for any photographer or videographer who wants to explore their creativity with breathtaking aerial footage. With so many options in the market, it can be hard to decide which one to buy. In this article, we have rounded up the top 10 best drones in 2023. They all come with … Read more

Exo Drones Review

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Exo Drones have become one of the main players for drone sales in the USA. They have an extensive range of drones for all levels, from beginners to professionals and from photography and cinematography drones to amateur flying or occasional use. Their customer service is has been ranked as pretty good and they provide multiple … Read more

What Is The Current State of Drone Racing?

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Drones have become an increasingly ubiquitous presence in our skies, and their use has raised important ethical considerations. It has been almost 10 years since I first started this website, and a lot has changed since then. Some articles such as these ones focused on drone photography tips and the ones on racing drones for … Read more

The Top 5 Drones for Fun in 2022

Drones are becoming more and more popular each year, and the technology involved with them is rapidly advancing. With the new year quickly approaching, it’s time to start thinking about which drone might be best for you. If you’re looking for a drone that will provide a fun experience without breaking the bank, then look … Read more