The preparation in this case is that which must go towards selecting the most appropriate drone for your purposes. A serious-minded approach must be taken towards selecting a first drone and it is ideal that the selected drone is going to be a resourceful implement rather than just another plaything. The men and women that have already exercised great care and responsibility in discerning which type of drone is amenable to the nature of their work or the project they wish to see accomplished.
The selection of camera drones as just one preparation exercise is a sustainable one at best. There is now no longer the need to add further damage to the carbon footprint through the use of aircraft. The sustainable alternative allows for far less fuel, in fact, barely a drop, to be used. As a worthwhile investment to make for an entire range of projects requiring the use of airborne cameras, the selection of an apt drone is a resourceful investment to make.
It becomes a highly affordable apparatus that can be wholly owned and remains a good investment just as long as it is well-maintained and properly utilized. Purchasing good quality materiel, in any event, helps the consumer or project manager make necessary savings for the long term. Further cost-saving considerations to make during the drone preparation phase have to do with its battery life, its range of use and speed, if this latter consideration is necessary.
Depending how long a drone needs to be airborne, sufficient battery power needs to be ensured. Projected mileage use needs to be accurately measured. This can be done through the use of software programs already in place for this exercise. Expectations need to dispelled with the knowledge that a drone should never be utilized for breaking speed records.