Black Friday Deals 2017

It’s officially one month until Christmas which can only mean one thing… Black Friday Sales! This year we have reduced the prices on over 18...
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It’s officially one month until Christmas which can only mean one thing… Black Friday Sales! This year we have reduced the prices on over 18 of our selected items to help towards some early Christmas presents for your loved ones, or even a cheeky little treat for yourself. Head over to our Black Friday 2017 page […]

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...
Adam Juniper Quadcopters

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...
Simon Dale Quadcopters

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...
Simon Dale Quadcopters

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, […]

Simon Dale Quadcopters

We all know that DJI service centre times have been too long in the past. This is why we try to do as many repairs in house as we possibly can (but we can’t do gimbals, DJI won’t release the parts, tools or manuals to us). When I was in China at DJI they told […]

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With drones (also known as quadcopters or multicopters) cropping up in almost every area of life at the moment, it’s unsurprising that more people are looking at what’s available and coveting one of these exciting gadgets for Christmas! Do you want to buy a lucky loved one / family member /  friend an awesome piece […]

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DJI made a very important announcement on Thursday, but it was somewhat overshadowed by the release of their new product the Inspire 1.  The announcement was the release of an SDK (Software Development Kit) for their Phantom series aircraft. There are two levels of SDK access – the first allows access to the Phantom 2 […]

Simon Dale Quadcopters

DJI Inspire 1 T600 When DJI invited us to their Shenzhen HQ for a “new product launch” we knew nothing about the new product – apart from that it wasn’t going to replace the Phantom series or the Spreading Wings S900/ S1000 series. As the event got closer though several leaked photos surfaced and even […]

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  That’s right! The DJI Inspire 1 has now been launched.  Simon travelled by air, land and sea to get to Hong Kong for the official DJI launch. The list of specs is mighty impressive with a 4K camera, 360 degree shooting capability Retractable arms, folding propellers for ease of packing and up to 22 […]

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That’s right! You can watch the launch live on our blog at 4:30pm US Pacific time 12th November 2014. Simon is currently out in Hong Kong with DJI having meetings regarding the latest releases from DJI In particular, the Inspire 1. We cannot wait to watch the launch back at FirstPersonView HQ and invite you to […]

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So we’ve already had the Flytrex live, they now release the Live 3G for your Phantom 2 V2 or Blade 360. Using a microSD card with data plan you can track your live flight path, earn badges and track your performance online. Live telemetry and Google Maps integration! Great piece of kit and a brilliant […]

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DJI have released a very exciting teaser trailer to get people talking about their new drone – Inspire 1. You can watch the video here: The video doesn’t give much away, but we know that more will be revealed about the drone on November 12th! Our very own Simon will be making his way over […]

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That’s right, you heard it, the Phantom 2 Vision+, according to Time magazine, is the best drone you can buy right now. The Vision+ is hailed by Time as “the best drone for most people from first-time flyers to experienced novices.” The reasons for this are that the Phantom 2 Vision+ has “class-leading features, including […]