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The Drone Trainer Podcast 010 – Chris Dantonio

The Drone Trainer Podcast Episode 10 - Chris Dantonio

The Drone Trainer Podcast 010 - Chris Dantonio

Welcome to the 10th episode of The Drone Trainer Podcast! 10 episodes already?! Anyway, this week's episode features Chris Dantonio, a drone operator from Philadelphia. Chris has a wicked eye for photography, and has some excellent photos on his Instagram account. We'll get to that in a second though! Ps if you like the show, why not subscribe so that you don't miss an episode? Read More

The Drone Trainer Podcast 007 – John Francis

The Drone Trainer Podcast 7 - John Francis a commercial drone operator from Massachusetts

The Drone Trainer Podcast 007 - John Francis

Welcome to the seventh episode of The Drone Trainer Podcast! I can't believe that I've been going at this for 5 weeks already, and I really appreciate all the feedback that I've been getting from all of you wonderful listeners! Keep the comments coming, and please share with your friends that also may be interested in hearing about the commercial drone business. Anyway, today's episode features John Francis, a commercial drone operator from Massachusetts. Listen in as he discusses the lessons that he's learned starting his drone business, and tips for getting your business going! Oh yeah, have you subscribed to the show yet? If not, now would be a good time! Read More

The Drone Trainer Podcast 006 – Tania Esteban

The Drone Trainer Podcast 6 - Tania Esteban

The Drone Trainer Podcast 006 - Tania Esteban

Welcome to the sixth episode of The Drone Trainer Podcast! Today's episode is a very cool one, as I speak with Tania Esteban with the BBC! Listen in as we discuss her wildlife work with the BBC, as well as her own personal drone projects and what her plans are going forward with her commercial drone business. Oh yeah, have you subscribed to the show yet? If not, now would be a good time! Read More

The Drone Trainer Podcast 001 – Chris Anderson

The Drone Trainer Podcast 001 - Chris Anderson

The Drone Trainer Podcast 001 - Chris Anderson

Welcome to The Drone Trainer Podcast! Wow are we ever excited to be bringing you our brand new weekly podcast, featuring interviews with other likeminded drone pilots around the world! As the episodes go forward, Chris will be interviewing drone pilots in a variety of stages of their business, to try and learn their tips and tricks to help make you a better drone pilot and commercial operator! If you haven't done so already, now would be a great time to subscribe to the show! Read More

DJI drone acting up? Refresh the firmware!

DJI Firmware Refresh Our DJI Phantom 4 Pro has been an absolute workhorse since DJI replaced it for free a few months ago. This thing has been all over North America with us, and has worked without any issue until this week when it started to act up. We started experiencing errors that we hadn't seen before (compass heading, IMU exception, and cannot detect camera lens), and found the way to fix it all way via a firmware refresh! The process took us a few attempts, so we'll save you the trial-and-error headache and show you how to refresh your DJI drone's firmware in these easy steps! Read More

Is DJI spying on you?

Is DJI Spying on you? - DJI Go 4 We are huge fans of DJI and their drones, however there has been discussion lately about secure they are, and if DJI is spying on you. There is no doubt that DJI is a massive data collection machine, obtaining data and imagery from angles that weren't possible before, but what are the doing with all of this? Is DJI simply keeping logs of all of this information, or are they hoarding it all for an evil purpose? The US Army just made recommendation to remove all DJI drones from service, so with that major announcement, let's dig into this more and see what DJI is really gathering from us, and come to a conclusion about DJI spying on us. Read More