Yuneec’s Typhoon quadcopters are sold with a camera and gimbal attached to the drone; however, a handle is also included in the kits for removing the camera and gimbal from the drone and operating it handheld.
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.
Not a week goes by without some kind of drone incident popping in our news feeds. Stories about drones interfering with commercial flights and even police and firefighting aircraft are becoming far too common.
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Yuneec has announced a new drone for mirrorless cameras and other compact cameras that are a bit larger than GoPro and other small action cameras. The Yuneec Tornado H920 features six rotors and can is compatible with the Panasonic GH4 and Sony A7R II using the 360-degree panorama capable GB603 gimbal. [Read more…]