Alternative products to The Pocket Drone

The Pocket Drone

Your personal flying robot. It goes wherever you do.

15 alternative and related products to The Pocket Drone

Skydio R1

A self-flying camera that knows what to film

The R1 is a fully autonomous flying camera. With the introduction of R1, the company is taking a step toward the future of autonomous drones and enabling a new type of visual storytelling.

The Verge
Skydio's R1 drone can be flown without expertise and doesn't even come with a controller. It uses artificial intelligence, specifically computer vision algorithms, to identify its surroundings, avoid obstacles, and follow its subjects with 4K video recording. The device goes on sale today for $2,499 and it ships in a few weeks.
TechCrunch
A four-year-old autonomous drone startup founded by MIT researchers and backed by Silicon Valley's top investors is finally ready to show off what it's been building over the past several years. Today, Skydio is showcasing the R1, a drone that boasts what the startup calls "self-flying" capabilities.
6 Alternatives to Skydio R1

Wiral LITE

The easy cable cam for impossible film shots

Wiral LITE is the perfect camera accessory to capture unique angles, giving your film that cinematic look! It is the first affordable, easy-to-use cable cam system for filming with smartphone, action cameras and mirrorless cameras up to 3.3lb (1.5kg). Follow the action at up to 28mph or capture stunning motion timelapses!

DC Rainmaker
Over the last month or so you've probably seen a few action clips of mine using a funky length of 50 meters of cable and a doohicky zip across it like something out of crazy ziplining video. That is Wiral, and as of today, they've launched on Kickstarter.
Digital Trends
The Wiral Lite means cable cam systems aren't off limits to amateur photographers anymore. Cable cam systems create sweet video effects, but their price, size and complex setup makes them a largely professional accessory. But one startup is aiming to bring the gliding motion effects of expensive cable systems to any user in the form of Wiral Lite, a cable ca… See more
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