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How to Take Long Exposure Photos using DJI Drones

Long exposure photography is an under-appreciated tactic that can be used by drone photographers and can add an artistic twist that will impress your clients. In short, long exposure photography is the practice of shooting photos by using longer exposure times than necessary to capture a properly exposed photo. Exposure time is the length of time when the digital sensor …

How to Take Great Drone Photos: A Brief Tutorial

Everyone wants to be able to take incredible looking aerial drone photos, right? Well snapping the best looking pictures from the sky requires more than simply just owning a drone. You’ve got to consider 3 main settings and understand how to use them together to capture the perfect shot. Watch the video tutorial below learn what these 3 settings are, …

DroneDeploy Troubleshooting – How to Connect Your Drone

Drones can do much more than simply capture amazing photos and video. DroneDeploy is a powerful mapping application you can use to create orthomosaics, 3D maps, digital elevation models, and more. Simply download the app to your device, create an account, and you should be on your way to creating data-rich maps and interactive models. Having trouble connecting your drone …

Drone Deploy Review – Aerial 3D Mapping Software

You purchased a drone because of its amazing ability to capture beautiful photos and video from angles you’d never before seen. If you’ve had the chance to do some research, you’ve probably realized that drones can do much more than simply taking pretty pictures. An increasingly popular application gaining traction among drone pilots is DroneDeploy. You’re probably wondering––What is Drone …

Best Camera Settings – DJI Mavic Pro

Drones are incredible tools for taking breathtaking photos and videos from entirely new angles. They are light, portable, and easy to fly. Most of them even shoot in 4K for ultra-sharp video footage. But shooting in 4K isn’t the only setting that helps make your drone footage look great. Color, style, and exposure settings are equally important, and putting careful …

5 Best Simple & Easy Cinematic Drone Shots

Getting beautiful and cinematic drone footage can sometimes be challenging to capture. Check out our video below where we cover 5 simple and easy cinematic drones shots and how to execute them! These shots look great and are absolutely worth trying.     1. The Pull-Away Shot This shot is one of my favorites. It always looks great and it’s …

How to Take RAW DNG Photos on DJI Drones

Knowing how to take RAW photos is incredibly important for professional photography work and for delivering final products to clients. Check out our video where we cover what a RAW photo is, why you would want to be taking RAW photos, and how to change your settings to capture RAW photos on all DJI drones.   Like this video? Consider …

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No, Drones Aren’t Going to Invade Your Privacy Anytime Soon

More than 600,000 drones are registered with the FAA in the United States, and drone ownership continues to grow. The rapid rise of the technology has been a boon to many industries including residential & commercial real estate, agriculture, architecture, engineering, and construction, to name a few.  Social media has allowed photos & videos taken via drone spread to millions …

Controller Overview – DJI Mavic Pro

The Mavic Pro controller is a marvelous piece of tech from DJI. Watch the 7 minute video below to lean about what all the control sticks, buttons, and dials do on the controller, and see examples of the controls being used. Like this video? Consider subscribing to our YouTube channel. If you don’t have time to watch the video, here’s …

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Drones & Virtual Reality: The Next Big Thing?

Among the most talked about technologies today, are Virtual Reality (VR) and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), or as most call them – drones. What is it about these that makes them popular? For one we know that they provide an experience like no other, be it experiencing real life like videos or getting a bird’s eye view from high up …