One of these days I will be able to afford a really nice professional arial photography rig, with FPV (live First Person View), NAZA-M, Wookong, or other Flight Controller (with GPS, Position Hold, Etc). These videos document my research.

Flying around the Fort Bragg/Mendocino Coastal Range with Google Earth

This (strictly speaking) is not a quadracopter, nor an aerial panorama, or science-related post - but it is a little of each. I used Google Earth with my Saitek X52 Pro HOTAS flight stick to fly around the local coastal mountain range.Read More »

37 incredible drone photos from across the globe that would be totally illegal today

"There was a window of about 18 months where it was possible to fly these things anywhere and people were excited to see it. I’m glad I made use of that time," Chapple told Business Insider.Read More »

3D Virtual Tours Around the World  •  360° Aerial Panorama  •  3D Virtual Tours Around the World AirPano is a not-for-profit project focused on high-resolution virtual tours from a bird’s eye view. AirPano has already photographed over two hundred most interesting locations on our planet and it is the largest resource for 360° aerial panoramas in the world. There are […]Read More »

Aerial Panorama taken over my home

34 image mosaic taken over my house 'taken from my DJI Phantom FC40 Quadracopter.Read More »

AliShanMao's introduction to Quadrocopters video tutorials

These are some of the best introductory tutorials I could find, by AliShanMao. Enjoy..Read More »

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The OMF 650 V4

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[/toggle] When you order this RTF (Ready to fly combo, you will get the following:

  • OFM-XA650 Value V4 Folding Frame Fully Assembled
  • Havafilm Birdie Gimbal with Hitec Digital Metal Gear programmable Servos
  • 8J4 Quality Brushless Outrunner 600kv – 700kv High Efficiency disc motors Installed
  • 4 sets of Balanced 12×45 Carbon Fiber Propellers
  • 4 Custom 30A Opto ESCs with SimonK Firware specially designed for multirotors
  • DJI Naza M GPS  Combo (compass built in) Installed, all options configured and flight tested
  • Futaba T8J 2.4ghz S-FHSS Radio system with R2008SB 8 Channel Futaba 2.4ghz Receiver with S-BUS Support
In addition you will get
  • Customized Connectors
  • Customized Parallel cable

Above setup will simply Deliver Superb performance and you will love the smooth flight of this Quad. Not to mention, you do not have to worry about camera shakes, tilts and rolls  anymore. Thanks to Dual axis stabilized cam mount controlled by  DJI Naza, you will be taking some pro shots in no time at all.


OFM Seeker-450 Quadcopter

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What you get when you order OFM Seeker-450 RTF

    • SnapShot(105)Fully Assembled, setup, tweaked for best flight performance and flight tested OFM Seeker 450 V2 with motors, ESCs and Propellers
    • Futaba T8J Radio System with R2008SB Receiver (Rx installed on machine)
    • DJI Naza M GPS System (both installed, setup, and flight tested)
    • Spare Propellers set
    • Parallel  XT60 Connectors to use two batteries in Parallel
    • Super Bright Headlights
    • 2 axis stabilized camera gimbal with High speed Digital Servos