Yuneec announced the Typhoon H at CES 2016. It’s a hexacopter with retractable landing gear and a detachable camera that shoots UHD 4K. The specs and demos at CES impressed us enough that we gave it our Best Drone of CES 2016 award. On paper, it’s very cool. In fact, we...
Syrp Genie Mini
Consider this: You find yourself with only a camera and tripod, and you want to improve your production value, but have very little ability to carry around much more than you already have. What then? Not long ago, you’d have accepted it, and got the best pans and tilts...
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Many producers these days are a crew of one, meaning if it needs to be done, it’s being done by you and only you. Because of that, the market has many products to help the one person crew create the best video possible with no outside help. Consider this: You...
The DJI Phantom 4 shoots 4k, can fly at almost 45MPH, has autonomous flight, crash avoidance, a 3 axis gimbal and push turn release props. Is this the best drone we have ever flown? Tune in to find out! Watch our Course "Camera Controls & Settings" here: https://www.videomaker.com/course/camera-controls-settings Buy the DJI Phantom 4...
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The Rhino Slider EVO first debuted on Kickstarter and started shipping in August of 2015.  The EVO comes in a few different configurations with your choice of length and material type, ranging from 24 inches all the way to 48 inches. The weight limit ranges from 15lbs to 100lbs, depending...
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The EVO comes in a few different configurations with your choice of length and material type, ranging from 24 inches all the way to 48 inches. The weight limit ranges from 15lbs to 100lbs, depending on if you go with the carbon fiber or stainless steel rails. The flywheel...
DJI’s gimbal game is strong, with the Ronin, Ronin M and just released at NAB 2016 the Ronin MX. All of these gimbals by DJI are standalone and work with multitudes of cameras, but with the OSMO, the camera and the gimbal are one. The DJI Osmo is a...
3D Robotics Solo
We first spotted the 3D Robotics (3DR) Solo at NAB 2015. Although Solo wasn’t yet shipping, the drone touted some very handsome features, making us eager to try it for ourselves. Solo is a semi-autonomous drone that allows a first-time flyer to get great shots within its first use....

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