If you want to take aerial video with your GoPro camera, the DJI Phantom quadcopter, which we’ve featured here, might come to mind. If you don’t have $500 to spend (or more if you don’t own a GoPro), you might be looking for another cheaper option.
Update 4/22/2014: After a helpful conversation on G+ with Trevor, I realize this camera may actually be the more expensive (around $60) 808 #16 V3 camera (Amazon) with a wide angle “D” lens. Or maybe another 808 camera with a “D” lens. For more (much, much more) info on the versions of this keychain camera, check out this article by Chuck Lohr. Thanks Trevor!
The video, as seen after the “read more,” from this camera is actually pretty good considering the source, but it’s really no competition for a proper aerial filming platform. Continue reading