We first heard of the DJI Goggles last year when the Mavic Pro was launched. People were impressed by this video and wanted to know more about the new immersive flight experience. Since the release of the Mavic Pro, “DJI goggles” has ranked high in the list of top searched words in the DJI online store. People were immediately excited by the prospect of ‘first person view’ when flying their drones. Now the DJI Goggles […]
Welcome to DJI goggles Unboxing and Quick review Part 2! The DJI Goggles are finally released. Featuring an 85-degree field of view in full 1080p, a pair of ultra-high quality screens, and a series of intelligent flight modes. Priced at $449, DJI Goggles will start shipping after May 20, 2017. Can’t wait to experience the DJI Goggles after the unboxing (Check DJI Goggles unboxing) ? A quick review is here. Let’s go! Quick Review: Wearing the DJI Goggles […]
As consumer drone technology has become more popular, the ways in which pilots use them have become increasingly diverse. Use cases range from photography and videography to casual flying fun with the family. Now even wedding memories are recorded from an aerial perspective, allowing the entire environment and mood to be captured from stunning angles. It truly is a spectacular feeling to watch in real time how the landscapes and cityscapes around you are designed, […]
Like all of DJI’s consumer drones, the Mavic Pro is ready to fly right out of the box. Just pop two propellers on and you’re good to go. But if you look around on the internet, you’ll see that some users don’t just settle for the basics. Picking up some spare parts and add-ons can set you and your Mavic Pro apart from the crowd. In this article, we’ll introduce 6 essential accessories that can […]
Welcome to the Part 2 of Inspire 2 image quality review. The Review Part 1 (Check the article: Inspire 2 Image Quality In-Depth Review-Part I ) tested the Resolution and the Dynamic Range. In this article, let’s see the Inspire 2’s performance on Color, ISO and Jelly effect. III. Color Demonstrating minor color differences is no longer a challenge with modern digital technology. However, with different cameras, the effect of color reproduction can be different. Camera companies […]
The Phantom 4 Advanced just entered the Phantom family! With the Phantom 4 having recently been discontinued, the Phantom 4 Advanced has taken its place and the budget version of the most current Phantom design. In this article, we’ll take a look at how the new Phantom 4 Advanced compares to its predecessor, the Phantom 4. Camera Let’s start by taking a look at the Phantom 4’s camera. Released in March of 2016, the Phantom […]
DJI’s most recent release, the Phantom 4 Advanced, is a slightly altered version of the Phantom 4 Pro unit which came out late last year. Its titanium and magnesium alloy makes the aircraft more durable than most others in the market, as well as light. With a maximum flight time of 30 minutes, users can get the most out of their drone. Though mostly the same as the Phantom 4 Pro, the Phantom 4 Advanced […]
For the past few months, I’ve been making aerial photographs with a drone and I’d love to share some experiences and tips for making your next aerial photos. First, I would like to say that I only used the DJI Phantom 3 Pro On Sales Now! quadcopter but I am sure what I say here can be applied to most other drone models.The Phantom’s camera is great, but it is not without faults. Yes, it shoots […]
On April 13th, DJI released the latest Phantom drone family member, the Phantom 4 Advanced. The now iconic Phantom series has become a major cornerstone of DJI’s product line as well as the drone market itself. The Phantom 4 Advanced is aerial photography personified with an advanced imaging system. Its 1-inch 20 megapixel sensor is capable of shooting 4K/60 fps video, and all the camera specs are on a par with the Phantom 4 Pro. […]
The Inspire 2 is marketed as a filmmaking drone. As a director and photographer who worked in the film industry for years, I’ve learned that image quality is a professional cinematographers’ primary concern when choosing equipment. In order to find out how the Inspire 2’s image system performs, I made an in-depth review of the DJI Inspire 2’s image quality. This is the Part 1 of review, which analyzes two dimensions: resolution and dynamic range. The next […]
Camera drone have made it possible for nearly anyone to capture stunning aerial footage. Manufacturers are continuously pushing the boundaries of what these camera drone are capable of, and have come out with a slew of cool features. In this article we focus on the features that let the camera drone follow you in intuitive and creative ways. Examples of intelligent drone features include TapFly, Point of Interest and Follow Me. TapFly allows you to just tap […]
If you’re one of the many who has invested in high quality camera drones in the last few years you have probably found yourself in one of the following scenarios; I) You have found yourself grumpily lugging a heavy case around when out in the park with your kids or exploring a new country, just to get those stunning and unique aerial shots. II) Your cumbersome drone is lying dusty in some cupboard because you […]
If you’re into mobile media production, you’ve probably heard of the DJI Osmo Mobile. The DJI Osmo Mobile is an industry-leading handheld smartphone stabilizer. Equipped with Osmo mobile and used together with the professional video app Filmic Pro, your smartphone can produce some incredible footage.
Long-exposure shots are relatively easy to take at night with a DJI drone, since their cameras are stabilized. Just set a low shutter speed and press the shutter button. If you are capturing cars, boats, or any other illuminated objects moving at night, you will end up with some cool light trails like in the picture below. But if you’ve tried taking a long-exposure shot during the day, you know that once you’ve set the […]
The new DJI Mavic Pro has revolutionized the drone industry. Up until now, the Phantom-class drone was as portable as you could get for good 4K Video and 12MP stills. The Mavic Pro changes this. Today we get to Unbox the Mavic Pro.
What is DJI Care Refresh? Is DJI Care Refresh Worth Buying? How can I buy DJI Care Refresh? Put Your Mind at Ease！ Every new drone pilot asks themselves the same question: “Am I going to crash?” This isn’t so surprising. Worries linger in all pilots’ minds, even experienced ones. “What if I accidentally run into a power line? What if my drone gets hit by a stray football while I’m flying near a playground? What […]
With the “portability” gene inserted into the product design, the small yet powerful Mavic Pro drone has redefined consumer camera drones and made aerial photography easier than before. How can the Mavic Pro change your daily life? Let’s have a look at the stories. No.1 Tech Geek Kai Man Wong Professional photographer and tech geek Kai has played around with his fair share of cool gadgets. But the Mavic Pro is something different altogether, and has […]
I often work with video and photos in post production where it gives the imagery a nice touch to ad some fog/smoke. In the summer mornings as the sun is about to rise nice fog can be found over rivers, wet land and lakes. Its a awesome site to see and its really creating a mood. During winter fog can cloud mountains as well as cities. Out by the coast just bellow the Arctic Circle […]
DJI drones enable casual users to take beautiful shots in their everyday life or on vacation. However, skilled professionals who use drones to film movies and TV shows can capture footage that’s often distinctly more beautiful and powerful. How do they do this? Well, take a closer look at some of the special skills and techniques that set the pros apart from the Joes. Finding Foreground Landscapes often make for awe-inspiringly beautiful photos, but filming […]
DJI has introduced quite a handful of accessories for its best-selling Mavic Pro drone – a model released last September that proved so popular the company could not initially match its supply with global demand. Two of the new products are safety related – with one of them being an absolute first for DJI. The Propeller Cage The Propeller Cage is a lightweight protective cage that mounts on the Mavic Pro’s arms and completely encircles […]
Welcome to BUYING GUIDES ! You may have recently come across our “Buying Guides” page in the online DJI Store. This is our newly established DJI Store official content hub. It’s your one-stop destination for product related content – letting you in on product reviews, performance comparisons, selection criteria and use tips. Want to be a guides & tips writer?
Everyone fears their drone may unexpectedly fly away and never be seen again. DJI drones are designed to automatically Return to Home (RTH) if you lose RC signal. However, some pilots have experienced what is often called a “flyway.” According to users’ flight data, the vast majority of flyaways are caused by several common pilot errors. Here are five simple steps you can take to prevent your drone from flying away. 1. Make Sure a […]
I still remember my first flight with my drone, the nerves, the absolute terror, the stress of it possibly crashing any second into a massive (and very expensive) fireball! Those first few flights are a blur to me, not once did I give any thought on how I can use my camera for anything other than dodging the obstacles I saw in my live feed.200+ flights later, I’ve noticed that the camera on the drone […]
In February 2016, DJIcreator Firdaus Hashim travelled to Japan and start his journey by train from Hokkaido to Kyoto. Follow his vision and explore Japan from above. Captured on DJI Phantom 3 Professional and DJI OSMO.
Travelling: A Global Adventure When William Lancaster and Renae Hemsing embarked on a global adventure, they planned to use video as a tool to document both their personal growth and the places they’d see. They left the western Canadian city of Calgary in early October, heading to London with a Sony Alpha A6000 and some plans to document their voyage. Part of the idea was to push themselves beyond their comfort zone, and to broaden their […]
Whether you’re an experienced pilot or just a beginner, we all make mistakes. But it’s best to avoid making them if you can! The Mavic is DJI’s most popular drone these days, so we’ve made a list of 10 common mistakes that Mavic pilots make when using their drone.
Perhaps the most iconic shot employed by the modern vlogger is the time-lapse. If you’ve ever seen a Casey Neistat video, you are familiar with this shot. Time-lapse shots are created by taking a series of photos at a given interval and combining the photos together to make a video. In or outside of a vlog, time-lapses are effective in showing the passage of time and as establishing shots when changing location. Captured with […]
Quick Tips for Attaching the Gimbal Clamp!
Follow DJI creator The Outbound Life to an adventurous journey to beautiful British Columbia. Captured with Inspire 1 Pro.
What exactly are camera drones? What can you do with camera drones? What should you consider when buying your new camera drone? Best Drone Recommendation Phantom 3 Standard, Mavic and Phantom 4 Pro Comparison Exceptional aerial photos and videos appear in magazines, television and social media on a daily basis. Stunning drone imagery probably has you in awe thinking about how you can acquire a camera drone to shoots these shots for yourself. Drone aerials […]
Histograms are a tool that can help you get correct exposure. You may have seen the option to turn on a histogram in DJI GO 4. If not, here’s how to turn it on:
Follow DJIcreator Satori Factory on a mind blowing flying journey in the Dubai desert. Captured on DJI Phantom 3 Professional.
Explore Madagascar, an island of inspiration unique nature and culture. Captured by DJI creator Roie Galitz on DJI Phantom 3 Professional.
As a photographer, I am always looking for ways to improve and find different ways to explore and capture the world around me. When I first discovered that I had the ability to fly with a camera, it opened a whole new world of photographic opportunities for me! I have been flying Phantoms over the last couple of years, and thanks to the advancement in technology, DJI has built amazing flying photography tools that allow […]
The Phantom 4 Pro is here – revealed at a special launch event November 15, 2016. We obtained and flew a Phantom 4 Pro. It convinced us it’s worthy of the “pro” designation. The Phantom 4 Pro Review When the original Phantom 4 was released earlier this year, reviewers felt DJI had pretty much reached the pinnacle of how much-advanced technology could be packed into a mid-priced consumer/prosumer drone: 4K video, forward obstacle avoidance – plus a […]
“NYC is for the curious” Follow DJIcreator Alejandro Salinas-Albrecht through New York City’s hustle and bustle, and experience the change of four seasons in this short film. All the footage is Captured on DJI OSMO.
For the past 1.5 years I was using DJI Phantom 3 Professional for creating aerial photos and short films. I would like to share some of my experience with you. Here are some tips that could help you to create some amazing footages,using just DJI Phantom 3 or Phantom 4 drone. I divide these tips into 2 sections Production and Post-production. Production tips – Settings Aperture：2.8 Shutter Speed：1/50 ISO：100 Type：Phantom 3 Professional
“I hope this video can help people appreciate the wonders of the arctic wilderness. The arctic is changing at such an alarming rate. Once again this season we are witnessing record low sea ice. It is so important that people appreciate the last intact wilderness on our planet has to offer.” Captured by DJIcreator Nansen Weber on DJI Inspire 1 Pro and DJI OSMO.
Want to create excellent aerial photo? My tips: tilting camera straight down can give great scenery or abstracts….but one need to remember looking straight down.The second tip & related is to tilt back the camera to its normal position before the landing to avoid any potential damage or dirt on the camera lens. Field Abstract I didn’t really imagine this shot like this, my flight had a different objective, but I tilted the camera straight […]
Introduction DJI’s Phantom line is well known as the standard for consumer level Camera Drones. In our recent “Slugfest” of popular 2016 models we gave it our highest rating – an opinion shared by most experts. However, consumer-level ($400-$1200) Camera Drones have some limitations, especially when it comes to Photo and Video quality. Drones at this price level are closer to “smartphone quality” than the level of what many expect from fancier “prosumer” mirrorless cameras. […]