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Drone View of Richard Branson’s Necker Island

Richard Branson has recently invested in the drones company 3D robotics and he has also posted a video of him flying one of their drones on Necker Island. Check out the drone video below for a 2 minute video tour of the island.    A lot of things have changed in the drone arena since Drones Den was first launched and unfortunately we have been quite busy lately with other projects we are working on, […]

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Drones for sale comparison table

We have put together a comparison table listing the main drones for sale that you can buy right now. However, we forgot to actually link to it from the main page, so no wonder we haven’t received any feedback on it! So the table comprises of 10 drones we have picked as being the most popular both for photography and for amateurs who have never flown a drone before. Here is a snippet: Take a […]

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Dronevertising Airborne in Moscow

We have mentioned drone advertising several times previously, including a mention in our 50 things you can do with a drone article. But now, a Russian company has launched its first drone advertising campaign in Moscow, for the Wokker Asian restaurant chain. The Hungry Boys company launched a DJI Phantom 2 drone into the skies and took it around the streets of Moscow with an advert for Wokker hanging from the bottom. Their goal was […]

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50 Things You Can Do With A Drone

The popularity of non-military drones has skyrocketed in recent years. It is now possible to get your hands on an easy-to-fly drone with an HD camera for less than $300 and it is only going to get more affordable. One thing is sure, that drones are here to stay, but what can we do with them? Here is a list of 50 things that you can do with a drone. This might inspire some of […]

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The DJI Spreading Wings S900

DJI introduced the Spreading Wings S900 earlier this week, a model that professional photographers have been looking forward to. The S900 is intended to combine the high power features of the S1000, with the portability of the S800. DJI claims that the S900 features a flight time of 18 minutes with a payload of 6.8kg, using the default 12,000 mAh battery . The S900 can also carry the majority of drone gimbals and cameras and […]

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TBS Gemini – The Racing Drone

Team Black Sheep, best known for their drone videos across the world, are releasing the first ever racing drone of its kind, the TBS Gemini drone. And how fast can it go? Well, watch the video below and see for yourself. The drone will be available for sale at end of August for deliveries by end of September and according to TBS, will cost just under $600 without the receiver, for a ready to fly […]

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Police Attacks Drone Flying Over National Park

If you read our 2014 drone buyers guide, you will have seen a big cross over flying drones across national parks and that’s because it’s one of the three restricted areas, together with proximity to airports and military bases. The drone video below will show you exactly what may happen if you break the rules. Brian Needle, unfortunately got arrested after shooting the otherwise beautiful video of the Great Falls National Park. The helicopter starts […]

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Drones With Camera

Does everyone really need drones with camera or shall we leave photography to the experts? In the following article, I am going to cover the drones that do come with a camera, both the integrated cameras and others that permit the attachment of GoPros or even other more professional DSLRs via the drone gimbals found on the base of the drone. Perhaps the most common drone with camera that you are used to, is the […]

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Drone Buying Guide 2014

Our drone buying guide has just been launched and is currently up to date with all the new drone features available on popular models such as the Parrot AR Drone 2.0, DJI Phantom 2 and many others, including the soon to be launched Bebop and AirDog models. As drones are becoming more and more popular, there are also more and more customer choices now, compared to last year. It can therefore be difficult to make […]

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Researchers Anger on Drone Ban

So apparently a large number of college and university professors have sent a letter to the FAA complaining about the ban on the commercial use of drones. Whilst hobbyists are allowed to fly drones up to 400ft high, as we explained before, any commercial use, including their use in research is prohibited. The professors claim that such restrictions on the use of drones are limiting academic research. Although the first license of commercial use of […]