Join Jim Heid for an in-depth discussion in this video Tips for shooting video, part of DJI Mavic Pro: Tips, Tricks, & Techniques.
- You've probably heard the old saying,…the best camera is the one you have with you.…It's usually used when talking about smartphones…versus real cameras and it translates as,…"Hey, the quality might not be as good,…"but the portability makes up for it,"…because it's with you all the time.…The higher image quality of a big camera…won't do you any good if that camera's in a closet at home.…The same basic concept applies to the Mavic Pro.…I'll say it right now.…Its video quality is not as good as the Phantom 4 families,…especially at certain settings,…but the Mavic Pro wins at portability.…
It's so much easier to take along with you…that you're more likely to take it.…So until my iPhone sprouts propellers,…I'm going with the phrase,…the best drone is the one you have with you.…And more to the point, with the right settings,…you can get pretty spectacular video out of the Mavic Pro.…Let's start by circling back…to some of the things we looked at earlier…to see how they relate to shooting video…and let's start with auto focus,…
- Safety checks
- App settings
- Startup, takeoff, and landing
- In-flight data displays
- DJI GO tips
- Flight modes
- Streaming live
- Adjusting focus
- Exposure and white balance
- Still photography and panoramas
- Shutter speed
- Aerial video
- Using the gimbal
- Using the remote controller
Skill Level Intermediate
Flight Club: Drones and the Dawn of Personal Aerial Imagingwith Romeo Durscher24m 27s Appropriate for all
Cert Prep: FAA Part 107 Commercial Drone Licensewith Luisa Winters1h 52m Intermediate
1. The Basics
A few important app settings4m 30s
2. DJI GO App
3. Photo and Video
4. Mavic Pro
Next steps1m 49s
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