So I thought I’d give the DJI FPV a go… man, it’s a challenge learning to fly its “manual” mode. Video and photography isn’t ideal on it like my mini 2 but wow, is it fun to fly! Check out my first flight with some flips and stuff here! I’m on the PFV pilots site too now!
Just bought my first drone (Mavic Air 1) a few weeks ago, just before I saw Mavic Air 2 announced ?. Anyway, I'm new to drones and photography and really enjoying learning about both right now!
So, I have a dilemma, I want to create a hyperlapse that doesn't cover a lot ground. For...
I've been working on a system that uses the SRT flight telemetry to create customizable gauges in After Effects: a dashboard with speedometer, GPS path, altitude, heading, distance, ISO, shutter speed and f-number.
Here's a demo and a tutorial:
There's also a tool to export the...
I had the MA updated with the .500 firmware and have realized that the speed was slower (60kmh downwind, 50kmh upwind in sports mode, 23-25kmh in pmode). I then thought a little about the speed recently on the .400 and found the speed was pretty much the same recently. I remembered that even the...
No doubt you have to factor headwind/tailwind into your planning for a flight, and plan to land with a reserve.
However, there’s another thing to consider: should you fly in Normal or Sport Mode? If you have a headwind that is half of your max speed in Normal Mode, wouldn’t you be better off...
I've been using my Mavic Pro a lot lately to get footage of one of my friends sky skiing, which I have to be in sports mode for because he skis at around 35-40km/h, but course lock would make it so much easier to shoot.
From my small tests, it seems that in normal mode in course lock, I can get...
Does anyone know why the power consumption in sport mode at full speed is about 15% higher (from radar readings) when going upwind vs no wind at all, even though the tilt angle is the same at the maximum tilt angle of 35°? Using the moving slab of air concept shouldn't the power consumption be...
As you know according to factory data, mavic has 5m/s ascent, 3m/s descent speed.
I want to change descent speed as 8m/s but i am not sure how it would affect my battery time and propellers
Can anyone answer these topic detaily?
So I used to be an engineer by profession and I'm prone to analyze things. I decided to do a test of actual flight time using Litchi to fly a long mission that in reality was a limited area in case something went wrong.
This morning was perfect - winds generally from the southwest about 5-6...
Hi i have a problem when i´m importing the videos from micro sd to my laptop, every video looks like a slow motion video, they are too slow and i want them in normal speed, they looks fine in my cellphone as cache videos, what can i do to solve this problem.
Sorry for my english, im from mexico
Hey, Wondering if anyone can help.
I tried to change the gimbal pitch speed/smoothness in the advanced settings of the DJI Go 4 app, and there is no effect at all.
I have updated to the latest firmware, and reset the settings and tired again, but still no luck.
Please can anyone assist...
I noticed that there doesn't seem to be a lot of action footage out there so I thought I would treat you all with some.
I recorded these guys drifting around an abandoned road system in FL. Recording them in action was some of the most fun I have ever had.
I'm still new at this and I made...
Dear Friends on Mavic Forum,
I am a newbie here may I say great forum.
Can I ask if you have any experience of using the above, how accurate is Trackimo in case of lost drone.
Also how easy would it be to fit on the Mavic.
Is this item worth the price. I am in Ireland. Europe so perhaps...