Drones

If you want to take pics or videos then you need to improve your photography skills as filming from a moving drone can be difficult. The better ones have a 3 axis gimbal to stabalize the image. The phantom pro comes with one as it is made for photography. You will also need extra sd cards and batteries so you do not run out in the field. According to dronesuavreport.com the phanton costs about 1300 usd but can be found used on craigslist or ebay for 500. 

 

Drones with the longest flight time are:

  1. DJI Phantom 4 can fly 7km
  2. DJI Mavic Pro 7km
  3. Yuneec Typhoon , 1km

Drones with the best cameras for making 4k videos:

  1. DJI Mavic 2 has 2x zoom
  2. Parrot Anafi has a 4k camera
  3. DJI Inspire 2 5k video and 21mpix camera

The top racing drones are:

  1. Arris X-Speed 280 is very fast
  2. Force 1 is awesome fpv flyer
  3. Holystone HS 150 Bolt Bee can go 50km/h

The best general purpose drones for beginners:

  1. Holystone F181
  2. Hubsan X4
  3. Syma X5C and is only $50
  4. Altair Hornet
  5. Altair Aerial Blackhawk flys for 10min on a charge