The drone industry is burgeoning, and it’s easy to see why: fun and exhilarating in equal measure, drone flying is a hobby on an upward trajectory in the UK. And with many modern drones coming equipped with high-quality cameras these days, both the TV and film industry professionals are also getting in on the act.
Whether you’re an expert or a first-time flier, it pays to choose the right model for you. Novices benefit from user-friendliness and safety features to get up and running quickly – and avoid crashing such a valuable piece of kit. Adept pilots or those looking to use their drone for more cinematic purposes will yearn for technical fine-tuning as well as features such as improved speed, range, and object tracking.
Meanwhile, some features will be unanimously appreciated: good battery life is essential, and live video streaming capabilities are a fun bonus, allowing for a first-person view