Author: Paul Durante

Paul Durante is a writer living in the Midwest with his growing family. He loves writing, photography, and writing about photography.

The DJI Phantom 4 is a true “everyman” drone. Or at least it is an apt option for “every man” that is willing to pay DJI’s consistently steep prices. The price of this unit may be restrictive but the performance certainly is not. It handles well enough for pilots of every skill level to enjoy. The camera itself is also outstanding. Though it doesn’t quite rival the camera you get with the Phantom 4 Pro, very few users will be able to tell the difference. It also features a good battery life, excellent sensors for safe, stable flying, and a…

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The DJI Phantom 4 Advanced drone is a no joke product with a no joke price tag. This isn’t for messing around with your friends on a hike. This is for taking quality photos and videos, and for enjoying a sophisticated survey of the world from the sky above. It is quick, it has a great battery life, high-quality sensors, and an excellent camera. In short, it seems like DJI is doing everything possible to earn the price tag that they have attached to this unit. The hardware and the software work in union to provide a user experience quite…

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The DJI Phantom 3 Pro provides buyers with the unique opportunity to get high-end technology at a fairly moderate price. This drone has received a sequel since it first debuted, but still stands tall against many of the other products that currently occupy the market. The relatively reduced price tag may mean that the Phantom 3 Pro will appeal to buyers with a variety of needs. Photography enthusiasts looking for a reliable eye in the sky are going to love the hardware that they get here. Meanwhile, gadget lovers are also given an interesting opportunity to indulge their passion for…

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The ZEROTECH Dobby offers buyers a moderately-priced drone option in a market that is quite saturated with big price tags. This micro-sized unit does not stand tall against the high-end drones that are currently available for purchase, nor was it necessarily meant to. The ZEROTECH Dobby is better considered as a toy, rather than a piece of serious photography equipment. However, for a toy, there is a lot to like. A very good camera. An easy to use interface. A pocket-sized build. The advertised “selfie drone” may appeal broadly to buyers that want a novel experience and are willing to…

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When it comes to photo editing, there are lots of different options. They all have their own strengths and weaknesses, but Photomatix is a brand that seems to have true staying power. The Photomatix 6.1 is the sort of program that many serious photographers use to edit their HDR photography. Professional dedication to a product is always a good sign, but also not the only thing that you should look for in a photo editing software. You need to figure out if the features of the Photomatix 6.1 meet your needs. To this end, we can be of service. Read on…

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The Parrot Bebop 2 is a moderately priced drone with promising features, a sleek design, and a very moderate price tag. Its lightweight, compact frame handles well and will be both easy to transport and to navigate with. The system lends itself well to taking high-quality photographs and videos, and also to simply having fun. And, the drone’s smartphone compatibility ensures that you will enjoy a unique experience that will give you a majestic look at the world down below from up above. Design and Viewing Display Parrot Bebop was clearly trying to keep things sleek with this drone. To…

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Fitness trackers are booming right now and for good reason. We now live in an age where you monitor and receive important data on your health, all from your wrist. There are some popular big brands in wearable technology and they aren’t the most aesthetically appealing to all users. Luckily, the Mira Fitness Tracker is a stylish alternative to the standard. This moderately priced fitness tracker has lots of promise but has yet to establish itself to the same extent that companies like Fitbit have. The graduate of Kickstarter features a unique design that will make it both attractive and…

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The Sony a6500 is here, and it is here to please. This slim-built camera is the best of all worlds in an era where everyone is a photographer. This sleek machine is slim and compact but packs a big punch. Continuous autofocus makes capturing the unexpected quick and easy, while an onboard image stabilizer ensures consistent quality with each click. Factor in the ability to shoot 4K video, and you have a tool that will be as perfect for the blossoming vlogger as it will be for the parent that doesn’t want to miss one single moment. The Sony a6500…

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