NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 05, 2015) - In a telling sign that the RC aerial market is coming into its own, B&H announces the opening of a dedicated "Drones and Aerial Imaging" department in its Manhattan SuperStore. On the second floor, just around the corner from the photo camera kiosks, you will find a shrine to all things drone. The installation features display models representing just about every niche, from the palm-able Hubsan X4 107C to the motion-picture grade DJI S1000+ Ocoto-rotor. Flagship models are presented from every brand B&H carries, including the DJI Inspire 1, 3DR IRIS+, Parrot BeBop, Blade 350 QX, Yuneec Typhoon G, and many, many more.

DJI S1000 Premium Octocopter Product Highlights

  • Z15 3-Axis Gimbal for Canon 5DIII
  • Gimbal Stabilizes Canon 5DIII
  • Aluminum Mounts for Enhanced Durability
  • HDMI Output for Lightbridge System
  • DJI A2 Flight Control System
  • Collapsible Frame and Folding Props
  • Up to 24 Pound Take-Off Weight
  • Low Gimbal Mounting with Dampening
  • Retractable Landing Gear
  • One-Motor Failure Survivability

HUBSAN X4 H107C Quadcopter Product Highlights

  • Palm-Sized, Remote-Controlled Quadcopter
  • 4-Channel, 2.4GHz Transmitter (TX)
  • Transmitter Supports Mode 1 and Mode 2
  • Integrated 720 x 240 Video Camera
  • Up to 7 Minutes Flying Time
  • 6-Axis Gimbal w/ Adjustable Sensitivity
  • Expert and Normal Flight Modes
  • Performs Acrobatic Flips & Barrel Rolls
  • USB Battery Charging Takes 40 Minutes

If you have and existing drone you just want to kit out, you'll be in luck too. All of the most popular accessories -- batteries, spare props, transmitters, motors, even whole replacement body kits -- are right there on the store shelf for you to browse. And since not everything will fit on a shelf, just about anything else your heart may desire is usually kept in stock in B&H's inventory. Should you need one or several of these outsized items, they will, as if by magic, be ready and waiting for you along with any other purchases you may have made -- just after the cashiers, before you exit the B&H SuperStore.

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Of course, B&H understands that, more than anything, you just want to test out your piloting skills. Coming soon, the Drones and Aerial Imaging department will be unveiling a "cage" wherein you can safely practice your hand at flying. While the cage isn't ready just yet, in the meantime working demos of accessories, such as wireless FPV video monitors, are currently on display. And as always, B&H's knowledgeable and friendly sales staff will be on hand, ready to answer any of your questions.

About B&H Photo Video

As the world's largest source of photography, video, and audio equipment, B&H Photo Video is known worldwide for its attentive, knowledgeable sales force and excellent customer service, including fast, reliable shipping. Visitors to the website can access a variety of enlightening articles and educational videos. B&H has been satisfying customers worldwide for 40 years.

Customers making purchases on the B&H website can now make a split payment with multiple credit cards, a useful feature for those with limited credit on their individual cards. Previously, this method of payment was only available to customers when purchasing by phone or in store.

Many items can now be ordered online and picked up at our NYC SuperStore. Add any qualifying items to your shopping cart and select STORE PICKUP. You'll receive an email (up to 45 minutes) after completing your order, indicating that your order is ready for pickup at the B&H SuperStore.

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B&H Android App Download

The B&H Photo Video Android App allows users to shop our vast product catalog on the go, in the most convenient, befitting way. View products with high-resolution photos, read professional reviews, get educated on features and specifications, all with an easily accessible, intuitive interface. Our mobile app makes it virtually effortless to browse and search for products, check product availability, and share products with friends and family. As you experience the "on-the-go" B&H experience, remember that B&H's goal is to provide you with a state-of-art environment in which to shop, browse, and learn about the products you love, regardless of whether you shop on our Website, in our SuperStore, or on our mobile app.

B&H Apple iTunes App Download

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B&H Photo Apple iTunes App is designed for both iPhone and iPad. B&H also offers the Apple Watch App for iPhone at the iTunes digital media downloads.

The B&H Apple iTunes App also includes the convenient way to pay with Apple Pay. Apple users who want to buy the latest and greatest gear, software or accessories from B&H Photo Video than buying right from within our app? How about leaving your credit cards in your wallet and using an all-inclusive, one-step way to make your purchases? The B&H app is accepting payments through Apple Pay, the easy, secure and private way to pay for your purchase.

The B and H YouTube Channel has an unmatched wealth of educational photographic content. Our entertaining and informative videos feature product overviews from our in-house specialists, as well as photography industry experts. You can even view the B&H Event Space presentations from many of the world's foremost photographers, and interviews with some of photography's most dynamic characters. Tap into this exciting resource by subscribing to the B&H YouTube Channel here. In addition to these videos, the B&H Explora blog presents new product announcements, gear reviews, helpful guides, and tech news written by product experts and industry professionals.

When you're in Manhattan, take a tour of the B&H Photography SuperStore, located at 420 Ninth Avenue. The expo continues all year round in the camera kiosks at B&H. Featuring the newest cameras, the kiosks are manned by manufacturer representatives, who are there to guide you and demonstrate the latest photographic technology. With hundreds of products on display, the B&H Photo SuperStore is the place to test-drive and compare all the latest photography gear.

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Peter Ward
B&H Photo Video