Good news for all drone pilots By Jeffrey Antonelli In June, licensed drone pilot Jerrick Hakim flew his DJI Inspire 2 for one solitary flight on Chicago’s lakefront. A slow, cinematic flight, the drone flew above Lake Michigan perhaps several hundred feet from shore. After about 15 minutes, the professional photographer landed his drone […]
This is an absolute mesmerizing video of a Whale in the middle of a Dolphin Pack. The whale appears to be playing with the dolphins as they swim just off the coast of Western Australia. Jamien Hudson filmed this unusual encounter and posted it on line.
Recently, we got a chance to talk to Nick Swartzendruber, who owns a successful drone company out of California: Drone Cowboys. Nick is also a part-time drone instructor at Drone Universities, which helps new pilots prepare for the FAA 107 test. Nick tells us a little about his company and what it is like behind […]
This is one of the nicest show reels we seen for a drone company and we are not the only one to think so. Here is just a partial list of some of the awards they won with this video: Festival : – Festival du Film Professionnel de Drone / Drone Experience (FRANCE) – 2016 […]
What’s the best flight mode to use when doing videography/photography? This answer might be different for every pilot out there. Your choices are GPS Assist, also called “Smart mode,” and Angle/Attitude or “Pilot mode.” In Smart mode, the multirotor syncs with GPS satellites and uses the transmitter location as a point of reference for directional […]
One of the questions we get all the time is why are there different frame rates for some of the screen resolutions on my camera? And which frame rate should I use? Most cameras have the option for pilots to select not only the screen resolution—such as 640×480, 1280×720, or 1920×1080—but also different frame rates […]
Congratulations to all the winners at the New York City Drone Film Festival! This year’s submissions have definitely raise the bar has to what can be done and what now will be expected from drone cinematographers around the world. Check out the winner in X-factor and Best in show, 2D Run Mixed Motion Project by […]
4K Aerial footage of a great location is always worth the viewing time. One place the has absolutely stunning scenery is Canada, and now shoot it on great 4K aerial footage and this becomes a must see video, enjoy.
The NYCDFF will be happening this weekend, so be sure to get your ticket soon. You will not believe the polished cinematic visions that will be dancing across the screen. The advancement in Drone technology has enabled filmmakers with unlimited creative freedom and you will be impressed at what they put together for this years […]