Drones Talk The Photography Show

Drone’s perspective on The Photography Show

Drones have, once again, more than made their presence felt at the photography industry’s annual jamboree at the NEC, Birmingham. The Photography Show (apt...
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Drones have, once again, more than made their presence felt at the photography industry’s annual jamboree at the NEC, Birmingham. The Photography Show (apt naming, no question) is the largest annual event for the industry in Europe and for the second year in a row one of its major spaces has been devoted not to […]

DJI Matrice 200 M200 Enterprise Drone on the ground

DJI Matrice 200 (M200) Enterprise Drone

Matrice 200 – DJI’s first aerial platform built for enterprise users. The Matrice 200 – or M200 – is a huge improvement over previous...
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Matrice 200 – DJI’s first aerial platform built for enterprise users. The Matrice 200 – or M200 – is a huge improvement over previous industrial aircraft, offering something halfway between the super feature rich and easy to use Inspire 2, with the capability and longevity of the Matrice 600. The Matrice 200 folds up and […]

Drones 2016 Year Review

Looking Back at 2016: Drones Go Mainstream

2016 might have been a turbulent year, but it’s also been an amazing year for the drone community. In 2016 Drones have definitely hit...
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2016 might have been a turbulent year, but it’s also been an amazing year for the drone community. In 2016 Drones have definitely hit the mainstream. Now, at the end of the year, we’re talking about the exciting new products shipping in 2017, like the DJI Inspire 2 (as FirstPersonView showed at the UK Drone Show), but winding […]

EASA Prototype Regulation Feedback Followup

EASA Prototype Commission Regulation – Progress Followup

Thank you to everyone who watched and shared the video from last week about the EASA Prototype Regulation for Unmanned Aircraft Operations. And especially...
Simon Dale Quadcopters

Thank you to everyone who watched and shared the video from last week about the EASA Prototype Regulation for Unmanned Aircraft Operations. And especially big thanks to those who used their own YouTube channels to get the word out about this. Please see some of these other videos on the topic: Bruce @ RC Model […]

EASA Prototype Commission Regulation on Unmanned Aircraft Operations

EASA Prototype Regulation – Have your say!

EASA’s Prototype Commission Regulation on Unmanned Aircraft Operations stands to damage the European unmanned aircraft (IE model aircraft and drones) scene by limiting UAS...
Simon Dale Quadcopters

EASA’s Prototype Commission Regulation on Unmanned Aircraft Operations stands to damage the European unmanned aircraft (IE model aircraft and drones) scene by limiting UAS to 50m (150ft) altitude, 100m max distance away from the operator and maximum velocity of 54km/h (which is 33mph or 15m/s). These limits will need to be built into the devices […]

DJI Mavic Folding Drone with 4K Camera

FPV.co.uk Presents the DJI Mavic Pro

DJI Mavic PRO Quadcopter DJI have announced the release of their brand new quadcopter today; the DJI Mavic Pro. This is a folding quadcopter...
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DJI Mavic PRO Quadcopter DJI have announced the release of their brand new quadcopter today; the DJI Mavic Pro. This is a folding quadcopter with 4K camera that is packed full of exciting features! Here are some of the stand-out features for us: Small, folding, compact design Tracking/follow-me without a bracelet or controller to carry […]

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Introducing the Yuneec Breeze

Say BREEEEEZE The exciting new product from Yuneec is finally announced, introducing the Breeze 4K Drone. This small, light-weight and easy to fly Drone will...
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Say BREEEEEZE The exciting new product from Yuneec is finally announced, introducing the Breeze 4K Drone. This small, light-weight and easy to fly Drone will be filling up the sky in no time. The Breeze is aimed at people of all ages and gender. There’s no need to feel intimidated when it comes to flying the Breeze. […]

Tablet for DJI Phantom and Inspire

Let’s face it the iPad isn’t ideal for outdoor use. Its expensive and fragile and hard to see in the sun. The FlySight HD900...
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Let’s face it the iPad isn’t ideal for outdoor use. Its expensive and fragile and hard to see in the sun. The FlySight HD900 tablet is designed with Phantom and Inspire users in mind. It’s a little more rugged, brighter, the screen has an anti-glare treatment, the tablet has a sunshield and, uniquely, it has […]

Another Parcel Farce? DHL Integrate Drone into their Supply Chain

DHL successfully integrate drone into their supply chain. A copter-based ‘last mile’ delivery system has been tested by DHL which is capable of fully...
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DHL successfully integrate drone into their supply chain. A copter-based ‘last mile’ delivery system has been tested by DHL which is capable of fully automated loading and offloading at special ‘Packstations’. This is their ‘Parcelcopter’ drone approaching a delivery: Much has recently been written in the press about the use of autonomous aerial delivery platforms, […]

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Drone (Racing) Events and Meetups Map from FPV UK

If you’ve been wondering how to organise your drone racing events, or engage your local multirotor flying community, then this simple new drone clubs...
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If you’ve been wondering how to organise your drone racing events, or engage your local multirotor flying community, then this simple new drone clubs & meetups tool, developed by the not for profit association FPV UK, is what you’ve been waiting for!   Sussex in the UK, where we are based, has a very active […]

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In case you missed it I’m pleased to say that the FPV exemption was re-issued last week. Thank you to George Duncan at the CAA for working with me the week before to make sure that the exemption was re-issued in good time this year (the CAA forgot about it last year and that would have been […]

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On May 7th Team-MiniAirshow will be hosting International Drone Day 2 at Longhill Sports Centre just outside of Brighton. “We really didn’t expect the interest levels, and as we realized we had so much to do to ensure a fair, fun and exciting race day we have spent the extra time ensuring the racing is put together ‘properly’.” Said […]

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If you’re reading this blog post then it’s safe to say that you have at least heard of FPV Drone Racing by now, if not busted a few props yourself learning to fly a 250. We sell ready to fly drone racing kits on our website, we post stories of the events and enthusiasts on our Facebook […]

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By Dom Robinson – Team MiniAirshow’s main instigator  Following the unexpected success of the inaugural International Drone Day event last year, Team-Miniairshow (a fusion of the original IDD Team-Brighton, Team-Kent and Team-Sussex) are coming together to put on an even bigger and better weekend on May 7th and 8th this year! A range of top […]

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Towards the end of January we had the pleasure of sitting down with Mat Chen from DJI. We covered a range of topics and it’s always a pleasure to build on a great relationship with meetings like this! What did we discuss with DJI? The main purpose of this talk was to discuss after-sale services […]

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Zeiss Up the VR Game Those of you who remember the Zeiss Cinemizer video goggles will be familiar with the high end quality offered every time from Zeiss products. The VR One is no exception. The VR One GX is an incredible VR headset with hundreds of virtual reality apps available, including compatibility with Google […]

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The UK Drone Show 2015 at the NEC in Birmingham was a fantastic event. We were very pleased to be a part of it on the DJI stand, the FirstPersonView stand, and the Zeiss area. It was great to see so many familiar faces and also to meet loads of new and excited drone pilots!  Thank […]

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Who doesn’t love a bargain?! We’ve got some great Black Friday deals for you this weekend! For our best deals on DJI Phantom 3’s give us a call on 01273808026 or contact us here. The Black Friday deals will include: DJI Phantom 3 Professional for only £1,079 with a FREE second battery!       […]

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On the 5th and 6th of December FirstPersonView will be attending the first and biggest UK Drone Show. This is going to be an awesome event! We have been working with Oliver and Richard in the Drone Show team from the beginning of the year and these guys are hugely committed to delivering an amazing event […]

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DJI Introduce: Inspire 1 Quadcopter with Micro Four Thirds Camera! DJI are calling this the evolution of aerial cameras, and they’re not wrong! The new DJI Inspire is packed with the same great features as before such as one button takeoff, long range HD FPV video downlink via the Lightbridge system, stable flying, return to […]