The gadgetry of photography has extended its wings once again and we are dazzled by the mini cameras sold by the market these days. One of them is the well-known Go Pro. Go Pros are famous these days, so are selfie pods, but there’s a new trend these days – a Quadcopter or commonly known as drones. But first, let us get to know drones better.
What is a Quadcopter?
A Quadcopter is an unmanned aerial vehicle that has four rotors. Drones are not only used for entertainment, but also for research. They are usually controlled with the use of a remote controller. In the remote controller – depending on the model – has a mini-screen that displays the video from your GoPro.
What are the types of Quadcopter?
RTF. The Ready To Fly Quadcopter has everything you need to fly your GoPro from the transmitter to the batteries. These types of Quadcopters are recommended for all skill levels. Price for an RTF Quadcopter is PHP 49, 500.
BNF. The Bind-n-Fly are not recommended for beginners until they have a controller that they really like. These Quadcopters are cheaper on eBay because they don’t come with a controller. Prices for these types of Quadcopters ranges from PHP 13, 455.
FPV. The First Person View type of Quadcopter has a live video feed that will display on the controller so the person who controls the copter can “see” as the Quadcopter does. The great thing about this feature is the person can get a direct line of sight for the Quadcopter and also exactly see what the camera sees. Price ranges from PHP 7, 000 to PHP 40,000.
Gimbal. A Quadcopter that has this feature has the ability to stabilize your GoPro while it is in the air. Some Quadcopters come with it and some needs to bed purchased separately. Price ranges from PHP 28, 500 to PHP 40, 000.
GPS. Quadcopters that has GPS on them are smart enough to know their current location. It can be very helpful in controlling them as well as making them come back to the starting location if one loses them. Prices range from PHP 15,000 to PHP 50,000.
So bunk those selfie pods and get in with the new trend with these Quadcopters and you’ll never have to worry about a blurred and unstable video. Grab your Quadcopters now.