iPhone Hood for DJI Controllers (Spark, Mavic Pro, Mavic Air)

No matter what the size of your viewing device, reflections can make it hard to use for FPV flight. In bright environments a good sunshade is a must have. After constructing many shades one feature made itself evident. The hood must be angled. This configuration eliminates reflections off the iPhone surface. My latest design is…

DJI – Introducing the A3 and A3 Pro

The all-new DJI A3 Series of flight controllers is ideal for demanding industrial and cinematic applications where reliability and customization are essential. Upgraded to DJI’s D-RTK GNSS system, equipped aircraft can fly with centimeter-level accuracy. It is also upgradeable to A3 Pro, giving the aircraft triple modular redundancy for unprecedented reliability. Using the all-new Ground…

Drone Shark Alarm – Hover UAV

We were running shark surveillance for the DPI and what we found there was a need for an additional warning. We wanted to create a lightweight device that was really loud. With this alarm system it’s real time so literally as soon as we see a shark and identify it as a hazardous shark we…

DJI – Fighting Malaria with Drones

In historic terms, malaria is perhaps the most important disease that mankind has ever known. It’s been estimated that every second person that ever has lived on the planet died as a result of malaria. That is fifty-two billion people overall. The ones that died are mostly children below the age of five and pregnant…

DJI – Introducing the Ronin 2

On a film set, every second counts. From large-scale studio shoots to tightly-focused documentaries, Efficiency is key. The original Ronin made great strides in helping make a shoot run smoothly. But, we felt we could do even better, and we have. With the Ronin 2. We literally took the Ronin back to the drawing board…

DJI – Goggles – See the World Take Flight

You know what a drone is, a quad-copter. Have you seen them around? To a certain extent. I see some of them. Seems like everybody on YouTube is using drones. And what I’ve been seeing lately is amazing photography coming over my social media feed that has had me riveted. Today we want to introduce…

USA’s Avenger Combat Drone Jet Powered Takes First flight, India Acquiring them

USA’s Avenger (UAV) jet-powered Combat Drone takes First flight, India Acquiring 100 of them. A turbojet-powered unmanned aerial vehicle by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. has successfully completed its first flight. The aircraft is called the Avenger Extended Range, a variant of the company’s jet-powered Predator C Avenger, which has accumulated over 13,000 flight hours…

Elistair Use Case – Monitoring a Refinery Fire Drill with Tethered Drone

The aim of the drill was to actually test the cooperation between the national authorities, the neighboring companies and of course ourselves Advantage of having such a machine is that we can have a clear picture optical and thermal from the site and thus we can communicate better with the authorities and our central offices…