The Ghost Drone ($550) is probably the easiest to to fly drone available. Just add your favorite GoPro and you have the tools necessary to create amazing high definition aerial films. If your intimidated by those complex RC controllers, you’re in luck because Ghost is fully controllable via your smartphone. It’s this easy; press a bottom to take off and it hovers at a specific altitude. On your smartphone you’ll see a map of your location, just press any point on the map and the drone will go there. Press the auto return button and Ghost will head back to your location and land. It’s that easy. It also comes with auto follow and micro control just in case you want full control over the action.
Simple and sophisticated is what the 3DR Solo Drone ($1000+) promises. This aerial photography solution is very capable but can be controlled by novices right out of the box. Using GoPro, it’s the first drone in the world to give you complete in-flight control of its action cam and it delivers live-streaming HD video right ...[Read More]