Drones are getting more sophisticated and affordable all the time. You don’t have to spend a fortune to get your hands on an easy-to-use 1080p quadcopter these days. The XIRO Xplorer is a cool drone with a camera capable of shooting video at 1080p/30fps and 720p/60fps. It also captures 14 MP photos. You get a real time live preview by attaching your iOS or Android phone to the remote controller.
The Xplorer drone has a 3-axis camera stabilization system to produce smoother footage. It has Follow Me and Circle Around Me functions to keep the camera focused on you. The 5200 mAh battery lasts up to 25 minutes. Costs under $800 at this time.