7 drone license plates for the camera drone in your life

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Researchers at the University of California, Berkley are suggesting drones and camera drones have license plates. Well, maybe not actual license plates.

To solve the lack of drone regulation which has had officials up in arms (don’t fly your drone at a wildfire scene, you guys. Just don’t do it.), researchers have come up with the LightCense, which are LED lights that are mounted underneath a drone. The LightCense flashes a light pattern that can be decoded by a phone app or specific camera, meant to uniquely identify each drone, linking that drone to its rightful owner.

Though this sounds great and all, we couldn’t help but envision actual drone license plates. You know, like car license plates. That is why we compiled a list of drone license plate numbers that should exist, regardless of the LightCense, which, though is a huge step for technology, isn’t as fun as making up drone license plate numbers. Yes. We do have a lot of time on our hands.


 1. For any drone flyers looking to start some street drone racing tournament.

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“2 Fast, 2 Drone”



2. Say it loud and proud.

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“I Love My Drone”


3. For the romantic types.

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“Drone for you”



4. Because a drone’s GHz number is what really matters.

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“GHz for life”



5. Camera drones deserve their own license plate glory. Everyone knows that.

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“Camera Drone”



6. Dad’s need drone love too. 

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“Drone Dad”



7. The only motto to live by.

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“Fly that drone”

5 camera drones filmmakers can’t resist


Film and television have been revolutionizing lately-independent films are making a breakthrough and new television shows are being though of and produced on the daily mostly now. Whether you are serious about making films or flying drones, you shouldn’t resist the inevitable drone film festivals that are soon to come.

Drones have been known to capture some of the best areal footage. Whether it is a produced commercial or a viral drone video that shows just how to tall the Big Ben really is, drone footage is definitely a great weight to capture footage that has always been limited. That is why the recent new of the upcoming first international drone film festival is a big step for movie makers and drone enthusiasts alike. Drones are truly a game-changer in the tech world, which is why we think it is important to keep informed about the best camera drones for sale, especially the drones that help you with your next film project. So grab that director’s chair and write up that script you’ve only blue printed in your head, cause it’s finally time to make that movie you’ve always procrastinated o, but this time with the help with drones.


1. DJI Phantom 2 Quadcopter 2.4GHz 6CH RC Drone


The Phantom is a classic within the camera drones realm, but like all classics it will surely never disappoint. Equipped with a 6 channel flight control and a 2.4GHz transmitter, the Phantom will surely film your next project in a ghost-like manner: quiet and almost completely invisible. The Phantom will be your shiny star, no matter where you film –whether it be a set or your backyard.



2. Horizon 2.4GHz 4.5CH Camera RC Spy Drone

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The Horizon is equipped to fly through any horizon, whether it be sunny or cloudy. What makes the Horizon sturdy against any odds is its durability and lightweight body that allows it to smoothly navigate through any weather hardships, making it perfect to use for whenever your production day isn’t on the most ideal weather day. Its flip stunt mode also gives users the freedom and capability to easily fly by or around anything, making the Horizon almost impossible to overthrow.



3. Prowler 2.4GHz 4.5CH Camera RC Spy Drone Screen Shot 2015-08-13 at 11.47.41 AMThe Prowler Camera RC Spy Drone does exactly what its name entails: prowls. Restlessly and stealthily, the prowler is as sneaky as a mini drone and as strong and big as an average sized camera drone. The Prowler RC Spy drone is truly always on the prowl no matter what it is being used for, so it will capture great footage without making a disturbance. Rest assure the Prowler’s transmitter and easy navigation will keep the Prowler on point all the time, which is exactly what you need when filming your next project.



4. AEE TORUK AP10 16MP 1080p FPV 2.4GHz Camera RC Drone 

AE-AP10-lgThough staying within your filming budget is important, if you want great quality film than you’ll have to put down some serious cash, which is why the AEE TORUL Camera RC Drone is worth some extra pennies. Though the AEE’s price may seem steep, it is very worth it for some great footage that will not disappoint you or your audience. The AEE TORUK is almost guaranteed not to fail you and will last for hours of production time.



5. Syma X5C Explorers Camera 2.4GHz 4.5CH RC Drone


Reasonably price and durable, the Syma will, without a doubt, get the job done. Whether it is shooting your next barbecue or a short film for your grad program, trust the Syma to get you great quality footage without a fuss. It’s 2 Megapixel HD camera will provide your audience with great quality images that will intimidate every other festival entry you may be competing with.







Drone racing is here


So you did your homework, selected the right drone that complimented your sick or beginner skills, and you’ve even named it. Yes: named it. Now that you’ve given your beloved drone a couple of laps around the park, and now that you have been appropriately deemed as the “drone guy” (or ‘drone chick’) by locals, it is time to take it to the next level. As, in street level. Continue reading…

Watch Nav and Nemo Episode 2: King of the Castle

It’s finally here! Nav and Nemo’s episode 2 is out! You can now watch your heroes, Nav and Nemo, as they embark on their newest mission using the best airsoft Hobbytron can supply, in the titled episode “King of the Castle”. Airsoft, great action and suspense awaits you.

Cause we’re all thinking it: How to fly a drone the right way


In this segment of “Cause we’re all thinking it” we would like to address the question you’ve been asking in your head but are too afraid to say out-loud cause people are kind of cruel- How to you fly a drone.

Technology is a tricky thing, that doesn’t come naturally to most people, because it’s, well, not natural. The recent boom in technology advances and new versions and tools for almost anything that has ever been invented makes it difficult to navigate the newest gadgets. So its okay if you don’t know much about drones or quadcopters, or how they work. Truthfully, the idea of controlling something that actually flies, especially at the speed some of these drones are now being programmed as, can be intimidating, which is why we gave a run-through of what you need to know about drones, what their different parts do, and how to fly them. It’s okay to cry tears of relief.

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5 helpful things you should know before buying a quadcopter


Quadcopters are pretty awesome; they will never disappoint, that is unless you crash it to a tree, than that’s all on you (just saying). Though often confused with drones, quadcopters are one of the most popular types of drones, easily noticeable by its four rotor design.

We want you to have the best quadcopter flying experience, and that might mean learning a few things or two about quadcopters in general. You might look at this list of tips and think “doy!”, but believe us when we say that sometimes even the most face-palming facts can be the most overlooked. So here goes….patience please!

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8 RC cars that prove their as great as the real deal


Cars are very expensive, we all know that, but that doesn’t mean we can’t dream of driving that sweet ride even Vin Diesel wouldn’t resist. Just because something costs a lot doesn’t mean its completely impossible to attain- It just means you need to think bigger, or rather, smaller. RC cars are a thing (yes, a “thing”) and are often times adored as much as the actual vehicles they emulate.

Collectors and car enthusiasts of all kind can agree that it takes a special RC car to set it apart from other poser “car toys”- the real RC cars are the ones that go as fast as their size will allow them. Here are eight RC cars that prove size doesn’t matter. These juniors would make their real life car daddies proud.

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8 memes that will motivate you to get a Father’s Day gift already


Father’s Day is coming up….actually, it’s practically here. Your father will expecting a thoughtful gift THIS SUNDAY, because, well, THIS SUNDAY IS FATHER’S DAY. Yes, this Sunday.

If your eyes instantly grew two sizes reading this, than you likely procrastinated this year, and more than likely haven’t bough your pops a gift yet. We can feel sorry for you, or we can try to help you-Thank fully we’ll go with the later.

Our Hobbytron Father’s Day Sale is still going on, offering you great prices on the stuff your dad actually wants, like a drone, you know, cause all the cool dads have one. But if that still isn’t enough for you than we have here a collection of eight memes that will hopefully convince you to take action pronto.

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