Deal: Aries Blackbird X10 Quadcopter for $299 [Update: Expired]

Aries Blackbird X10

Adorama has the Aries Blackbird X10 quadcopter with built-in camera and 6-axis gyro for $299.95 (reg. $799) but only for a limited time. The X10 is an an all-inclusive, ready-to-fly drone and camera package.

The built-in camera captures 1080/30p video and 16MP still images. The Blackbird X10 also has a failsafe mode that allows it to automatically return to home if it loses connection with the transmitter thanks to onboard GPS. Check it out while it lasts here at Adorama.


Great Photos – Simple Cameras – New Book

Great Photos - Simple Cameras

Great Photos – Simple Cameras is a new book from self-taught photographer Bernd Daub.

“This book teaches us how to focus our attention on the motivation behind our chosen image and develop a strong image impact without the need for high-tech equipment and flawless exposures.

Learn about a variety of reasonably priced, low-tech cameras-such as the Holga, Diana, and Blackbird-as well as single-use cameras, the good old Agfa-Box, and the pinhole camera.”

Great Photos – Simple Cameras retails for $34.95; however, it is currently available for $24.15 on  It is also available in a Kindle edition for $9.99.