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Do I need a certain camera when doing NDVI analysis? Does the Drone Deploy App do it for me?

Benabe sent the question to us for today's podcast. Happy to answer it and do our best to help out. Stay tuned. Thanks for joining us and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

I’m ready to upgrade. Should I go with the DJI Inspire 2 or the Matrice 600?

Colin, a good Irish name, submits the question for us on this St. Patrick's Day. Thanks for sending it in, Colin. Have a great day, everyone. Thanks for tuning in. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What strategies do you use when flying and filming in public to ensure your safety (and those around you)?

Thanks to Kyle in Virginia for today's question. Here's your answer. Thanks a ton for joining us. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

SPECIAL REPORT – Are drone manufacturers starting to abandon the consumer drone market for more profitable enterprise solutions?

Today we focus on a rapidly evolving trend we're starting to see and hear more and more. Are consumer drones dying? We cover this and much more on today's show. Stay tuned and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

How many Part 107 Certifications have been handed out by the FAA?

Thanks to Wayne for the question today. We're here for you when you need us. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

When starting a drone business, would you purchase a DJI Inspire 1 or S1000 as your first drone?

Erik is looking to start a drone business and sent us the question we're answering today. Thanks for shooting it to us. Glad to help and keep them coming, everyone. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Why are logbooks important and is there a simpler way to use them?

Paul submitted the question we're going through on the show today. Thanks so much, Paul. Fly safe all of you out there! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamp - Today's question - Paul answers today's question - Understanding details related to logbooks - Using logbooks vs data from DJI apps - Objective of keeping a logbook - Tracking the longevity of parts from your logbook - Using apps / devices to keep a logbook - Top things that people need to be record in a logbook

With so many varying opinions out there, what do I really need to know about Inspire 1 props and batteries?

Daron in Mississippi sent in the question we're answering today. Hope we help you out here, Daron. Let us know if you have more. Thanks for joining us today, everyone. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamp - Today's question - Paul talks about propellors - Carbon Fibre propellors - Working with batteries - Handling too much data on drones - Learning the limitations of your drone

What is the FAA rule regarding flying over people? Is it really that big of a deal?

Thanks to Tyrone for the question today. Thanks for listening so faithfully, everyone! Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamp: - Today's question - What the 107 says about flying over people - Flying over a moving car and issues related to it - Additional details of flying over people - Dealing with people walking under your drone - Opinions of FSDO and FAA Washington - NPS permits for flying in national parks - Paul summarizes today's response

DRONE NEWS ALERT – AirMap.com and the FAA… a new collaboration to automate airspace authorizations?

Today we're not answering a direct question from someone. Instead, we're going to talk about something that's come to our attention regarding AirMap.com and the FAA. It appears they may be on the brink of a collaboration to help expedite airspace authorizations. Take a listen and let us know what you think. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Questions that we receive often - Details on FAA's airspace App - 3D model demo by Airmap - What the new app does for users - Additional details about the app - Transitions/ Resisting change and time to transition

What are some ways to get a drone business going while still working at my current job?

Kyle in Arizona brings you the question today. Hope we can help you out here, Kyle. Good luck in your business. We're here for you. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps - Today's question - Having the right mindset for your drone business - Benefits to livin' the drone life - Paul's background while starting his drone business - The importance of maintaining relations in the drone business - Being around with people with similar dreams - Importance of having a business mentor - Recap of today's response

Can a non-licensed pilot fly with a Part 107 Drone licensed pilot and still sell the video footage?

Another great question for today's show from Shyam in Florida. Here's your answer, and please fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - Rob and Paul answer today's question - Paul explains today's question - What's important about today's answer - FAA conference in Virginia about increasing freedom to fly

What all do I need to know and consider when buying SD cards for 4K videography and hyperlapse photography?

Great question from Ken in New Jersey. Stand by for your answer and fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - Paul explains his buying experience - Card, Read and Write speeds for your card - Class and U speeds and are they important? - One thing that you need to look for while buying cards - Pricing for SD cards and Paul's buying experience at BestBuy - Awareness about BestBuy SKUs - Going for large size SD cards (greater than 64 GB)

When it comes to pipeline inspections, is that usually done as a drone contractor? Or are the oil companies hiring pilots directly? What would help me prepare for such work?

Nathan in Washington submitted the question for today. Hope we help you and everyone out. Thanks for sending it in. Fly safe, gang! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - Going after Oil and Gas companies to take up pipeline inspections - Oil and Gas companies work with drone operators - Keeping your goal in mind when starting your drone business - Things to consider while thinking oil and gas company clients - Risks while working with Oil and Gas clients - Rob and Paul summarize their response and drone business in general - Getting into bigger drones to quantify data for Oil and Gas inspections

How can I stay current on drone legalities and be an effective advocate to help influence proposed drone laws in my community?

Today we welcome our friend and trainer, Vic Moss, to the show. Vic is one of the most actively involved drone pilots we know when it comes to drone legalities. He will help you better understand how to get involved in the most effective ways to positively influence drone legislation in your community. Thanks for joining us. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What apps do you use in your drone business every day?

Trent in Texas sent us the question we're answering today. So glad you did, and would for you to do the same. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Should I list my rates on my drone website? Why or why not?

Grant in Missouri brings us the question today. Thanks, Grant, and here's your answer. Thanks for listening, everyone. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

How do I become a drone advocate in my community?

Thanks for the question today, Steve in Oklahoma. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Am I breaking FAA law when I shoot a project for free? What about shooting for a demo reel?

Joe submitted the question for today's show. Appreciate that very much, and happy to try and help you out, Joe. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Where’s the best place to find phone numbers for Air Traffic Control?

Thanks for the question today, Bob in Florida. Here's your answer: 1800WXBRIEF.com. But we'll go through this on today's show also. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

If I’m looking to hire a pilot, what’s the minimum number of hours they should have flying?

A great question from Ron kicks things off this week. Here are our thoughts on this, Ron. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What should we say to pilots who do not have a Part 107 drone license and are still accepting payments for projects, thus breaking federal law?

Riley from Virginia sent in the question for today. It may actually ruffle a few feathers but is really a great question. So stay tuned and tell us what you think. Fly safe (and legally)! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What systems do you have in place to ensure that what you produce for a client is something you know they’ll love?

Thanks to Jack in Wisconsin for today's question. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What is a good list of equipment and software I need to start a drone business? What’s the best all around drone?

We're answering a question from Arden in Kansas today. Good luck with your business, Arden. Thanks for the question, and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Does the FAA have any jurisdiction when you fly inside? How does it impact insurance?

Great questions today from Ken. We appreciate you sending them our way. Here are your answers. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What are some tips & tricks for taking time lapses using my X3 on the Inspire 3?

Thank you to Ryan in Pennsylvania for starting off the week with this question about time lapses. Here are our tips and tricks for you. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

This is a quick bonus episode for you regarding (exciting) news from the FAA regarding UAS airspace maps. Check it out now and tell us what you think. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What all should I consider when creating my demo reel?

Thanks to Micah from Connecticut for today's question. We'll go through everything we think you need to make a kick butt demo reel. Good luck, and thanks for listening. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What do you think about DJI Care Refresh for drone registration and insurance?

Sorry for the mishap on the audio file for this one, folks. We've fixed it now with the correct file. Today's show is focused on the DJI Care Refresh program. We've been getting this question from several people lately, so let's tackle it today. Stay tuned, thanks for listening so faithfully and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

STATE OF DRONES 2017 INTERVIEW WITH PATRICK EGAN – Regulatory grade data, industry growth, business insights, upcoming issues and much more!

Today is a sort of our "state of the (drone) union" address as we welcome Patrick Egan from sUAS News (https://www.suasnews.com/) to the show. We really appreciate your time, Patrick. Pilots, you don't want to miss this episode. Just know that we do have some technical/sound issues. But we talk through a ton of important info with Patrick. So stay tuned, share with others, and thanks for joining us. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

I’ve got $1,500 to start a drone business. Should I get two P3’s, one Mavic with extra batteries, or one P4 Pro without extra batteries?

Thanks to Kohl for the great question today. We hope this helps you out. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What do I need to know and do when flying my drone near a heliport?

Thank you, Kendall in Texas, for the question we're answering today. Stay tuned and let us know what questions the rest of you have. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. If you enjoy the show, the #1 thing you can do to help us out is subscribe to it on iTunes. Can we ask you to do that for us really quick? While you're there, leave us a 5-star review, if you're inclined to do so. Thanks! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

How should I approach getting airspace waivers in a place like New York City?

John in New York brings us the challenging question for the day. Paul just so happened to have had a conversational earlier in the day with FSDO about things like this. So hopefully we can help you all some with this. Great question and thanks for sending it in. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

How do I set up a business in order to sell my drone pictures and videos?

Daniel in South Carolina was kind enough to send us the question we're answering today. Thanks for that. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What are the best camera settings and accessories for filming a golf course?

Patrick in Arizona is asking the question today. Wish we were there on the golf course while you film, Patrick. Good luck with your project. Thanks for listening, everyone. Send us your questions, and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Should I continue to pursue a potential client when they’ve said they’re working with someone already? What strategies can you offer?

Thanks to Evan in Massachusetts for today's question. We don't get many from that area, so we're happy to hear from you, Evan. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamp: - Today's question - Paul responds to today's question - Another way to approach clients already working with other drone pilots - The third option to respond - Paul's experience with working with clients - Warren Buffett way of communicating with clients - Rob's perspective of Paul's response. - Paul summarizes his response in one line

Is it really important to focus on a niche for a drone business? Or can I be more broad?

Good business question from Josh today. Hope this helps you all out. Thanks a bunch, and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - Paul responds to today's question - Using systems in your business - Tips from Paul to people looking to focus on niche - Paul discusses further on today's answer - Paul's question that people can ask themselves

What is it about the DJI P4 Pro that makes it better for commercial work versus the regular P4?

We're answering a question from Stephen today. Let us know how else we can help. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Has a hobbyist drone pilot ever been fined by the FAA? If so, what are the details of it?

This was a question we received internally, so we decided to answer it for everyone. Stay tuned and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Is it OK to fly my drone in foggy conditions?

Thanks to Cannon in Utah for the question today. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

How long will it take to get permission to fly in Class D airspace? What all can I do about it?

Hard to believe it, but this is episode number 500! Wow! Two years ago we set out on this adventure, and what a blessing it's been thanks to you all. We can't say enough how much we appreciate your continued support and faithful listening. Keep it up, and keep the questions coming! Today's question is from Miguel in Florida. Thanks a bunch, Miguel. Here's your answer. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

DRONEBASE QUESTION AND ANSWER – All your questions for them answered by Nick Osgood from DroneBase

We've had a LOT of questions sent to us about and for DroneBase. So today we sit down with Nick Osgood from DroneBase and ask him all the questions you've been asking. Thanks for the time, Nick. Thanks for the questions, everyone. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

How can I build a drone business when living on the road most of the time?

We love getting questions we've never been asked, like this one from Eric in Texas. We'll do our best to help you out on this one, Eric. Let us know what else we can do for you. Travel and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What should the settings be on the Mavic Pro when shooting videos?

Another great Mavic question for today's show. Jeremy submitted this one. Stand by as we go through the settings for you all. Thanks, and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

How do I set up my new Mavic to get it ready to fly?

Great question today from David. Happy to help you out. Keep the questions rolling, everyone. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - DJI GO 4 app - Antenna position on your Controller - Video signal on DJI Mavic Pro - Pieces of Plastic on the Mavic Pro - Gimbal parts details - Setting your Mavic for flight - Why you should not fly your Mavic with your phone - IMU calibration - Back lights on your Mavic - Other settings on your Mavic - Turning of Beginner mode - Advanced settings - Using Tripod mode - Obstacle avoidance / other settings seen on display - Reducing the gimbal speed on your Mavic - Smart Return to Home - Understanding orientation - Telemetry on your Mavic - Enabling manual focussing - Enabling Live broadcast - Catchy Map in the background setting - Geo Systems - Cache setting - Flight logs - Other settings and controls - Using the controls and taking off - When to use the Mavic and applications that the Mavic is good for.

How do I assess the competitiveness of my market as I get my business going?

Thanks to Stephen for a question today that we don't believe has ever been asked. Yet it's an important thing to know. So here we go. Thanks for sending it in. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Ted Talk on "Your Why" - Good books for motivation - Understanding Why are you doing what you are doing? - Importance of loving what you do - Today's question - Paul responds to Today's question - Ways to assess your market - Importance of having high level of quality - Importance of building and maintaining relationships

Do I need a Part 107 drone license to post videos on stock sites?

A question we've never been asked before today from JT. Good question, and happy to help. Thanks, everyone, for listening so faithfully. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What’s the best strategy and method for pricing my different services?

Another good pricing question today from Ryan in Maryland. This is one of the most important things to grasp when starting a drone business. So stay tuned. Thanks, Ryan. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What do you believe are the top drone conferences to attend?

Thank you, Eric in Texas, for the question today. Glad to do all we can to help out. Keep 'em coming, folks. We love getting to answer your questions! Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

If I use two to three visual observers, can I fly my drone three miles away?

Thanks to Manuel in North Carolina. He has submitted the question for today. Be sure and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

CES 2017 ROUNDUP – New drones, GoPro Karma Grip, and so much more!

Did you miss CES 2017 in Las Vegas? No worries. We go through a quick run down of everything we saw and touched while at the show that we thought was the most interesting and, potentially, impactful. Stay tuned and we'll go through it all with you on today's show. Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Does the FAA require operational manuals under Part 107?

Grant in Missouri provides the question we're answering for today. Thanks for the submission, Grant. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamp: - Livin' the Drone Life book - Today's question - Paul responds to today's question - GPO announcements - What the FAA said on additional documents requirements - Why it is a good practice to keep logs - Extract from advisory note released with 107 - Paul summarizes today's response - Operating in the grey area of drone law

What is the best method for sending deliverables to a client?

Thanks to PJ for the question today. We're happy to go through our thoughts on this, and what we do. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Should I use the Osmo or a Nikon D5300 for interior video shots?

Rich submitted the question for today. Happy to give you our opinion on this, Rich. Here's your answer. Have a great day, everyone. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

With the DJI Inspire 2 out, would now be the best time to get the Inspire 1 Pro?

Eric in Virginia brings us the question for today's show. Thanks for submitting it, and thanks for listening, everyone. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - DroneU podcast stats - Today's question - Comparison of Inspire 1 vs the P4Pro and why the Inspire 1 is better - The good things with Phantom4Pro - Summary of the comparison - When is the P4Pro recommended compared to the Inspire 1?

What is the biggest obstacle for the drone industry? How do I get permission to fly near my local airport?

Thanks to Houston for the questions today. We're going to tackle them both on the show today, so stay tuned. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Details on our book - Livin' the Drone Life - Today's question - Paul discusses how to get ATC permissions. - Details on FAA order - Law on how to get ATC authorizations - Delays in getting out the FAA app and challenges - ATC's perception

What are some of your best tips for subject tracking and getting smooth footage?

Ryan in Minnesota brings us the question today. It's a good one for sure, and we've got plenty of experience to help you out here, Ryan. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: Today's question - Paul answers today's question - Steps to subject tracking - Additional tips - Importance of practice - Understanding the frame, the angles in subject tracking

INTERVIEW – DroneBase CEO, Dan Burton

Today the CEO of DroneBase, Dan Burton, is kind enough to join us to chat a little about who they are and whay they do. If you'd like to check them out you can do so here: https://www.dronebase.com/. Thanks for the time, Dan! Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Do I need an Inspire to start a drone business? Or will the Phantom 4 Pro or Mavic be fine?

Great question today from Chris. We'll go through all we think you need to know so you can decide what's best for you, Chris. Thanks so much. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What are your best tips and tricks for helping me get my drone business launched and successful?

Shawn in North Carolina submitted the question for today. We appreciate the question, Shawn, and glad to answer it for you. Thanks for joining us. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

INTERVIEW WITH EOFIRE’s JOHN LEE DUMAS – Strategies on how to start and ignite your drone business through goal setting

Today we have a very special show. We welcome one of the top podcasters around (literally). John Lee Dumas is the host of "Entrepreneur On Fire" (EOFire), which has featured incredible entrepreneurs like Tony Robbins, Seth Godin, Tim Ferriss and Brian Tracy, to name a few. It is one of the top business podcasts on the planet, and you can find his show here: http://www.eofire.com/. You're in for a treat today as we talk about setting goals for your drone business. so get comfy and enjoy today's episode. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

How do I drive more traffic to my site?

Thanks to Grant in Missouri for the great question today. So happy to help out, Grant. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Is an LLC the best structure for a drone business?

Thanks to Rick in Utah for the question today. We'll answer as many of your business related questions as possible. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: 3:07 - Today's question

How should I price jobs for the police department?

We have a good question today from Nick in Georgia, and one we've actually never talked about. Thanks, Nick. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave us a 5 star review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Why would I be losing connectivity with my P3 4K? Would antennas or extenders help?

Nick in Georgia submitted the question we're answering today. Thanks for listening, everyone. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

When I’m working full time and only have one day per week to build a drone business, what should I focus on?

Thanks to Aaron in Washington for another great question. We're here to do all we can to help you get your business growing. Thanks for trusting us, and hope we can help you out. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

When should I upgrade my drone since new models are released so often?

Today's questions comes from our friend, Keenan. Great question, and here's our answer. Thanks, Keenan, and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

RAPID FIRE QUESTION EPISODE – Paul answers multiple questions on today’s show

Today we do something we've never done before...we have someone interview us (or Paul, in this case). We answer a question five days a week from you all. But today we answer numerous questions as one of the Drone U community members "peppers" Paul with questions. Hope you enjoy. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Do I need to update the firmware on my Phantom 3 Standard? Is this important?

Thank you, Rich, for your question today. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - Paul responds to today's question - Things about firmware update - Doing firmware updates on newer drone models

Is the Mavic good for cell tower and windmill inspections? What other ideas for winter work besides real estate projects?

Rick in Utah submitted the question for us to answer today. We appreciate that, Rick. Here's your answer. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Details on 'Livin the drone life' - today's question - Response to today's question - Where a Mavic is good to use - Why a Mavic cant be used for inspections - Using a P4Pro over a Mavic and the competitive advantage - Battery comparison - Why chose Phantom 4 over Mavic Pro - Comparison of drone models - Viability of using Mavic Pro for commercial purposes

Should I give clients my raw footage? Why or why not?

Thanks to Ryan in Maryland for the question today. So glad to answer your question. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Release of "Livin the Drone Life" - Today's question - The concept behind giving your raw footage - Using and giving away raw footage - The issue of giving away raw footage - Controlling the perception of your work - Using raw footage as stock footage - Why charges are involved when delivering raw footage

YouTube QUESTION AND ANSWER SHOW

We get a TON of questions from our YouTube videos. Some people are drinking way too much liquid "courage" since they're on the internet and not in person. But we can handle it, and it gives us someone to laugh at in our office. So today we tackle numerous questions we've received on YouTube. Hope you find it helpful. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Tips for flying in cold weather

Thanks to Joe Lee from Colorado for the relevant question we'll answer today. We've gone through this some before, but it's a good referesher as we enter the winter months. Enjoy some amazing flights, but fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

When a company wants to use my photos for promotional purposes, what all do I need to know about pricing, rights and legalities?

Great question today from Joe in Minnesota. We'll go through everything you're asking about and see what we can do to help. Thanks for the question, Joe! Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What do you think about drone project market sites where they promote jobs for pilots?

Thanks to Louis in California for the question we're tackling today. What do you all think of sites like this? Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What’s the best way to share photos with clients so they can pick the ones they want?

Nick in Georgia provides the question for us today. We'll go through how we do this for you and everyone. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Can you talk about some of the worst mistakes you’ve made on a job and how you overcame them?

Today's question is from Jared. Love the question and we're certainly happy to put Paul on the spot here. Stay tuned as he shares some of his worst mistakes, and how you can overcome them if they happen to you. Hopefully though, this will spare you. Thanks for joining us, everyone. Please, fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

How do I start getting jobs flying for car dealerships? What all do I need to know about this niche?

We've started doing some jobs for local car dealerships. So we're going to give you the run down of what you need to know and consider when going after projects for them. Stay tuned, have a great Thanksgiving and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - Paul responds to Today's question - Best lighting for your video - Knowing what to deliver - Set up things to be considered while working for a dealership - Technical details of setting up - Dealing with obstacles - Importance of having insurance - Explaining shots (view YouTube video) - Things to feature in video - Using the right drone - Approaching your prospect - Quick recap by Paul

I’ve been practicing with a Syma and am ready to move up, so what drone should I start with?

We've got a great "newbie" question today from Jeremy in North Carolina. Thanks for sending it in, Jeremy, and way to go as you keep progressing on your flying skills. We're here to help! Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

Are photos or videos taken for recreational purposes prior to passing my Part 107 drone license test valid for sale after I get it?

Thank you, Mike, for the question we'll answer on the show today. Be sure and fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What are some potential obstacles to starting a drone business in a big city? Would the Mavic be a good drone to start with, or something else?

Ron in Pennsylvania brings you the question for today. Thanks for sending it in, Ron, and happy to do all we can to help you out. Fly safe, and good luck with your business! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

What are my biggest equipment needs in order to do a facade inspection on a 60 story building?

Thanks to Jon for the question today. We'll help you out so you can be prepared and safe for your inspection. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://thedroneu.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - Paul responds to today's question - Caution of using GPS around hi-rises - Using the Inspire 1 and Z3 - Using the X5 and related pros and cons - Using thermal imagery, thermography - Pricing related information - Things about approaching your clients with service offerings

FPV RACING INTERVIEW – Why the #1 FPV racer in the world decided he needed a 107 commercial drone license

Today we welcome FPV racing pilot Shaun Taylor, aka Nytfury, to the studio. Shaun is the reigning drone racing world champion (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SAWBoIOIZvo). We sit down with him to discuss why he decided he needed to get his 107 drone license. Whether you're into FPV racing or not, you need to check this out from one of the best drone pilots around, and also one of the humblest people you'll meet. Congrats, Shaun, and thanks for joining us! Fly safe, everyone! Here's where you can find Nytfury online: Web - http://nytfury.com/ Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/nytfuryfpv/ YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRf8yAX1kaQnX91OvdxUAvw Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - What is Shaun seeing in the racing circuit after 107 - Will 107 have an effect on FPV racing and what has changed after 107? - Cost of the exam and how it affects FPV drone racing - Some details about FPV class

DJI PHANTOM 4 PRO IN-DEPTH REVIEW – Is it worth upgrading my drone to the new P4 Pro?

We've been getting numerous questions about the Phantom Pro 4. Specifically, people are wondering if they should upgrade to it or not. So today we once again welcome Vic Moss to the podcast as we review and discuss the DJI Phantom 4 Pro. If you've been thinking of upgrading your drone and are considering the new P4 Pro then you do not want to miss this episode. Thanks for joining us, and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

If I have my 107 drone license, can I still fly as a hobbyist when not flying as a commercial pilot?

Thanks to Walt for the question today. Glad we can help out, and keep the questions coming, everyone. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps - Today's question - Understanding guidelines and airspace when flying in parks - Part 47 and Part 48 difference - Hobbyist vs Professional - Fine amount for violations - Ownership rights of videos - Having copyright clause in your contracts

What should I be looking for and careful about when considering to buy a used DJI Inspire 1?

Great question today from Brett. Used drones will become more and more popular as the "inventory" and demand for them rise. So check out the show today. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

As a new drone business, what are the most important things for me to consider in order to ensure my company is successful? What about necessary equipment upgrades?

Today's question is from Chris, who's also from Tennessee. Good luck with your drone business, Chris. We're here to do all we can to help. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Details about Chris Gannon from TN - Today's question - Importance of believing in yourself - Ensuring steady flow of revenue - Setting aside time to ensure you get new clients - Sitting down and planning how you spend your time - Strategies from "Getting things done" book - Using techniques from Freedom Journal Book - The entrepreneurial mindset and presenting yourself right - Having the right equipment - Learning to delegate - Staying connected with like minded people - Setting up a workflow for your business

What are some other commercial applications for the DJI Phantom 4 besides Real Estate videos?

Geoff in Tennessee submitted the question to us today. Thanks, Geoff! Stay tuned for the answer. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

When giving a presentation to a group of Realtors, what legal issues should I discuss as it relates to commercial versus hobby pilots?

Thanks to our friend Mitch in Tennessee for today's question. Hope this helps you out, and all our listeners. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

INTERVIEW – Step by step on how to apply for a Certificate of Waiver from the FAA so you can fly your drone at night

This may become one of the most downloaded episodes we've done when it's all said and done. If you've ever wanted to fly your drone at night (legally), and who hasn't, then you'll want to be sure and listen to this very descriptive episode as we sit down with Vic Moss, who has applied and received his COW from the FAA to fly his drone at night. He goes through the entire process step by step. Even better, WE'LL HAVE A VIDEO DEMONSTRATING THE WHOLE PROCESS ON OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL. You can link to it below. Lastly, here is a link to the strobe lights used so you fulfill the FAA's anti-collision light requirement: http://amzn.to/2eDrQ3M. Stay tuned and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu

How would I go about renting out my drone, if I wanted to?

Thanks to Alexander for the question today. What do you all think about renting out your drone? Would you do it? Fly safe, folks! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - Paul responds to today's question - Finer details of renting equipment - Rates for renting equipment - Insurance information - Having a contract while renting - Learning from the LensRental model of business - Things that can go wrong while renting out - Is renting viable? - Renting to drone pilots who may not be experienced - Whetting your skills - highlighting your experience

How do I check up on a COW I’ve applied for? Any tips for helping get them approved?

George in North Carolina submitted the question we're answering today. Thanks, George. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: : Today's question - Response to today's question - Working with FSDO - What the FSDO can do to work on your request - Knowing and working with local officers - DroneU membership draw

When offering to do an initial project at no cost as a strategy to win over the client long term, what does your deliverable consist of so that it’s considered useful and valuable?

Brian brings us the question for today's show. Keep 'em coming, folks. Thanks, and fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - Paul responds to today's question Things to give away free in your initial project - Taking your initial video and marketing your business - Consideration on using the right Codec. - Teasing your prospective clients with marketing materials Being clear with clients on deliverables - Creative ways to market your videos

Is my AGL based on where I take off from, or does it adjust relative to the terrain I’m flying over?

Thanks to Mary Ann from Canada for today's question, eh! Appreciate you thinking of us, and glad we can answer it. Have a great week, everyone. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - Paul answers today's question - Example to understand the answer - Max altitude calculation in the Mavic Pro - How to overcome the max altitude

When it comes to a high quality camera for still shots on the ground, what are some good options?

Thanks to TJ for the question today. We'll see if we can help you out as you look for a good camera to do high quality ground shots. Appreciate you all. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - DroneU membership winner from draw - Today’s question - Paul responds to today’s question - Reasons to get a drone like M600 Drone - Using the Z camera Using Sony A6300 camera - Managing low light and camera to use in low light - Using a ground camera - Paul’s kit

How concerned should I be about Military Training Areas (MOAs)? How do I identify them?

Today we talk through a message we got from Trae in Michigan. He's an ex-military pilot who is getting into drones. He makes a good point we want to address. So stand by as we chat through it. Thanks, Trae. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - DroneU Live classes - Today’s question - Understanding MTR - Inputs from Ted Wilson on MTR

What can I do for my business in the winter months to stay busy?

Thanks to Shaun in Illinois for the question we are answering today. Fly safe, everyone! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - DroneU Live class details - Today’s question - Flying during the winter months and industries one can work on - Thinking about your daily routine - Staying aggressive - Things to do during winter months

YouTube QUESTION AND ANSWER SHOW

We get a TON of questions from our YouTube videos. Some people are drinking way too much liquid "courage" since they're on the internet and not in person. But we can handle it, and it gives us someone to laugh at in our office. So today we tackle numerous questions we've received on YouTube. Hope you find it helpful. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Question on Videoblocks - Question on DroneU 107 exam class - Video editing software for iPad - Question on Verifly app - How does Carbon Fibre help? - Query on type of business to get into - Where can people find Paul's videos - Battery or Case for Phantom3 - Paul gives an example of smart entrepreneurship - Dealing with clients who keep cancelling - Score to pass the 107 test - Paul's advice on taking 107 test - DroneU book - Using Osmo X3 for still photography - Question on using Props for FPV and regular flying - Paul's comment on GoPro, DJI - Calibration of your drone

What are some of the most important legal releases I need when doing a project? What about wi-fi interference and spectrometers?

Craig in Arizona brings you the question today. He asks numerous things at once, so we answer them all here. Here's an Amazon link to one thing we discuss on the show today: RF Explorer Spectrum Analyzer - http://amzn.to/2dSDXIe. Thanks, Craig. Fly safe, folks! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today's question - Paul clarifies information related to model release - How Google gets around showing people in Google Maps - Information related to Property release and losing rights - FAA and property release - Filming in a public location - Homeowners rights ( Taking off from public space but flying over private space) - WiFi interference and spectrum analyzer - Information on Interference - Eliminating risks and planning to avoid issues - More information on the spectrum analyzer mentioned in the podcast (and linked above)

How do you all use Bitly, and does it help you get clients?

Courage in California provides the question for today's show. Fly safe! Get your questions answered: http://askdroneu.com/. Tell us what you think of the our show. We listen and tweak often. So please leave a review on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-drone-u/id967352832. Download the Periscope app and watch our "pre-show" about 5 minutes before the live podcast (@THEdroneU). Watch Ask Drone U live by visiting our Facebook page (link below). Follow us: Site - http://162.243.39.237/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/droneu Instagram - https://instagram.com/thedroneu/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/thedroneu YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/droneu Timestamps: - Today’s question - Things to do with Bit.ly - Using Bit.ly for conversions/ analytics - How to use information from Bit.ly when talking to customers

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