Drones have risen above niche status. What used to be a pricey hobby for RC enthusiasts and pro videographers is now a field ripe with funky sky gadgets. Choices range from $20 toys up into pro models that cost several thousand dollars. Whether your loved one is brand new to flying machines or can zip a quadcopter through a basketball hoop at 50 yards, we’ve got selections for every type of pilot on your list.
And of course, don’t forget that extra batteries—a necessity for extending flight time—make great stocking stuffers.