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RoboQuad: A teaser trailer of our next YouTube video

RoboQuad: A teaser trailer of our next YouTube video

We hope you enjoy our teaser trailer for our tongue in cheek short film called RoboQuad which will be finished in a few weeks. It’s somewhat of a Transatlanic final product as LA impressionist/comedian Piotr Michael who himself uses YouTube a lot agreed to get involved which made us very happy.

Test flight of the consumer 3D Robotics IRIS

Test flight of the consumer 3D Robotics IRIS

We’ve only had the IRIS a few days, but we’ve got a soft spot for it already, check out our thoughts on video. 1) The IRIS is nicely put together – with neat wiring, it is also easy to remove the top cover for upgrades. 2) This is a very complete pack right down to providing tools, a lipo bag and even an SD card is already installed to record the telemetry. 3) The manual and accompanying guides are good […]

Panasonic Lumix GM1 with new sensor, tops GH3 for quality

Panasonic Lumix GM1 with new sensor, tops GH3 for quality

Smaller than the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema with video quality on a par or better than the GH3 with a price that isn’t scary either, only £629 with a lens. The only feature preventing this camera from being the “perfect” upgrade from a GoPro for aerial video would be 50/60 FPS allowing for slow motion along with a higher bitrate, however, even without these it’s a worthy camera to be considered on any upgrade path. http://www.eoshd.com/content/11643/panasonic-gm1-review-another-pocket-cinema-camera http://www.ephotozine.com/article/panasonic-lumix-gm1-full-review-23197

Don’t try this at home – How to kill a LiPo

We’ve been sent this video example, which really shows how much abuse a LiPo has to take before it really misbehaves. Don’t try this yourself as it does look dangerous!