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DJI Inspire 1

Best Quadcopter with Camera Guide

Until just few years ago, aerial photography required special camera equipment, either a helicopter or airplane and a pilot to fly one.  Quadcopters with cameras, and in particular High Definition (HD) cameras changed that.   Today, photographers can purchase HD equipped quadcopters (personal drones) that allow you to take aerial photography photos and video unlike anything in the past.  The quality ...

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DJI Phantom 2 Vision Plus Review

DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ Quadcopter Review

Pros: Integrated FPV camera, stabilized on one axis. Records 14MP 1080p video to your micro SD card, Live WiFi integration to your iOS or Android device — stream video, GPS and more up to 980 feet away, Included Lithium Polymer batteries with up to 25 minutes of charge time and multiple charge indicators, GPS control — pilot your quadcopter based on precision satellite data ...

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DJI Phantom 2 Review

DJI Phantom 2 Quadcopter Review

  Pros: The Phantom 2 comes with pre-tuned remote transmitter, easy to set up and fly. Offers sophisticated aerial cinematography and real time FPV experiences. Powerful battery life and stable flight. This quadcopter is plenty of fun to fly.   Cons: A slight learning curve, since users will need to read the manual and follow instructions carefully to prevent flyaways. ...

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DJI Phantom 2 Vision Review

DJI Phantom 2 Vision Quadcopter Review

Pros: DJI Phantom 2 Vision Quadcopter is easy to unpack and setup. It is easy to learn to fly, and its GPS works well. The camera is decent, and its Smartphone and iPhone integration feature is awesome. It uses Wi-Fi repeater to stream live FPV (first person view) video to your smartphone while at the same time displaying flight metrics ...

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#QUADthemovie

#Quadthemovie – Official Trailer

This is the official trailer for #QUADthemovie (dir. James Boyd).  Video was shot with DJI Phantom 1 & 2 quadcopters, Zenmuse H3-3D & 2D gimbals, and GoPro Hero 3/3+ cameras.   It was edited, colored, and film grained in FCPX. Some minor stabilization on some shots, but most shots are not stabilized. This project was shot in entirely in California.

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Drone Video Yacht Fire

Drone captures yacht fire on video

Check out this Yacht Fire drone video, by Kurt Roll, who was filming a friends boat, saw the smoke and decided to investigate and film using his quadcopter.  The HD video of the Yacht is amazing, and using the provides a view not normally seen.  I do feel incredibly sad for the owner, a boat like that just can’t be ...

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Quadcopter Video of Beijing

“Beijing from Above” shot by Trey Ratcliff using his new , which unfortunately was later confiscated by customs.  This is a beautiful quadcopter video of Beijing, captured in perfect lighting conditions. A great example of the incredible video and unique perspective that quadcopters can capture.

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DJI Phantom with GoPro

DJI Phantom Model Guide

DJI Innovations is currently one of the most well known quadcopter manufacturers in the drone industry.  This is due to their release of the incredibly popular and advanced Phantom “ready-to-fly” model released in 2012.   Since then, DJI has introduced the Phantom 2 along with a number of other models based on the Phantom 2 platform. The DJI Phantom has ...

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Aerial Photography

Drones for Aerial Photography

Aerial photography has been growing in popularity for the past couple of years.  The trend of aerial photography is being spearheaded by hobbyists but now some commercial applications have also started opening up, which means a huge growth in this field in the coming years. Drones for Aerial Photography Before drones or quadcopters were available, people have been making use ...

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