Drones are soaring in popularity at colleges and universities, showing up in a variety of higher ed applications: capturing footage of campus events, creating captivating flybys of buildings for marketing purposes, monitoring crops in agricultural programs and capturing video for journalism classes, to name just a few.
Simple Setup Gets Drone in the Air Quickly
The DJI Phantom 4 Pro+ is a state-of-the-art consumer quadcopter with a rigid design, skinned in iconic white with gray accents and weighing just over 3 pounds. The Phantom 4 Pro+ is identical to the Phantom 4 Pro, but adds an integrated 5.5-inch Android tablet affixed to the remote controller.
That controller has 16 gigabytes of built-in storage, and a micro secure digital card slot gives users the option of adding more. For further variation, a full-sized HDMI port lets users connect to an external monitor. The screen, which is incredibly bright, connects to the